Tearful family and friends gathered to say farewell to 19-year-old Hassan Kul Hawadleh who was fatally stabbed at High Weald Service Station, High Road, Harrow Weald, on February 19.

The funeral of the student from Colindale was held today at Hendon Mosque and his body was buried at Carpenders Park Cemetery in Watford.

Mr Hawadleh was a former Alperton Community School and Harrow College student who was studying for a construction management degree at the University of East London.

He was one of eight siblings and his father also died a few years ago.

He would have celebrated his 20th birthday on March 12.