THE funeral arrangements for a man much loved around Witham have been made.

Andy Wilson tragically passed away on February 8 at the age of just 36 after a long battle with serious illness.

His funeral will take place on March 7 at the Chelmsford Crematorium, on Writtle Road, from 2.30pm.

Afterwards there will be a wake at Witham Football Club on Spa Road.

His family have asked that no black be worn, only bright colours.