People pay their last respect to Sir Jimmy Savile

The golden coffin of Sir Jimmy Savile inside the Queens Hotel in Leeds where the public can file past and pay their respects to the broadcasting legend ahead of his funeral in the city tomorrow. Photo by John Giles/PA Wire
The golden coffin of Sir Jimmy Savile inside the Queens Hotel in Leeds where the public can file past and pay their respects to the broadcasting legend ahead of his funeral in the city tomorrow. Photo by John Giles/PA Wire
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The golden coffin of Sir Jimmy Savile was carried into the Queens Hotel in Leeds today where the public can file past and pay their respects to the broadcasting legend ahead of his funeral in the city tomorrow.

Sir Jim will then be buried in Woodlands Cemetery in Scarborough. The cortege will travel along the seafront so people can pay their respects before continuing to the cemetery.

The golden coffin of Sir Jimmy Savile is carried into the Queens Hotel in Leeds where the public can file past and pay their respects to the broadcasting legend ahead of his funeral in the city tomorrow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 8, 2011. The veteran DJ, who presented the first episode of Top Of The Pops as well as his long-running show Jim'll Fix It, was found dead at his flat in Roundhay, Leeds, just two days before his 85th birthday. See PA story FUNERAL Savile. Photo credit should read: John Giles / PA Wire

The golden coffin of Sir Jimmy Savile is carried into the Queens Hotel in Leeds where the public can file past and pay their respects to the broadcasting legend ahead of his funeral in the city tomorrow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 8, 2011. The veteran DJ, who presented the first episode of Top Of The Pops as well as his long-running show Jim'll Fix It, was found dead at his flat in Roundhay, Leeds, just two days before his 85th birthday. See PA story FUNERAL Savile. Photo credit should read: John Giles / PA Wire

The veteran DJ, who had a home on the Esplanade, died at his apartment in Roundhay, Leeds, two days before his 85th birthday.

Full report in tomorrow’s Evening News.