The BBC's Aleem Maqbool at the memorial service
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Egypt balloon tragedy: Memorial service held for victims

In Egypt, a memorial service has been held at the site of the hot air balloon explosion in which 19 people were killed.

A British man who survived the disaster has been discharged from hospital in Cairo.

Michael Rennie, 49, from Perth, had been receiving treatment in a Cairo hospital since Tuesday's crash. His wife Yvonne, 48, was among the 19 people killed.

Aleem Maqbool reports from the accident site near Luxor.

  • 01 Mar 2013
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