Firefighters will stage a guard of honour to mark the funeral of one of their retired colleagues. 

The funeral of retired firefighter Colin Hunter is set to take place on Thursday, June 11. 

Knightwood Community Fire Station are inviting those who wish to attend to pay their respects to assemble outside the station at 1pm. 

A piper will follow the family as they pass the station and make their way to Dalnotter crematorium. 

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The Knightswood station previously paid tribute to the man on social media. 

On May 25, the station took to Twitter and said: "Sad news today as we have been informed of the sad passing of a retired Knightswood firefighter Colin Hunter.

"He served here on Red Watch for many years.

"Our thoughts are with his family, friends and former colleagues."