LED Zeppelin, a song from The Muppet Show, and a "relaxed and dapper" dress code set the tone for a memorial service for writer Iain Banks.

The service was held in Stirling yesterday, following a small and private humanist funeral for Banks last month.

Friend and fellow author Ian Rankin was among those who attended.

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Rankin posted the playlist from the service on Twitter yesterday afternoon, with songs including Mahna Mahna from The Muppets, Led Zeppelin's Kashmir, and Jackson Browne's For A Dancer. Always Look On The Bright Side of Life was also played, said Rankin.

TS Eliot's The Wasteland was printed on the order of service.

Rankin tweeted: "Off to Stirling this morning for the Iain Banks memorial service. Dress code: relaxed and dapper. Like the man himself."

Banks died in early June after becoming ill with gall bladder cancer.