A photographic tribute to Gerry Anderson

Tributes are being made to broadcaster Gerry Anderson, many describing him as an an irreverent, funny genius who will never be replaced.

Anderson, 69, had been off-air for almost two years due to ill-health but died today.

Gerry Anderson

Gerry Anderson

The former show band guitarist had a 30-year career in broadcasting and was remembered today with affection by colleagues and listeners alike.

Here we see a photographic tribute to him, capturing his unique personality in a variety of situations.