An “amazing” new mural celebrating Sir Elton John has been painted in the town centre.

With Sir Elton due to perform two concerts at Vicarage Road this weekend Watford library in Hempstead Road now hosts a mural in honour of the Rocketman.

MurWalls, which also created the Elton John mural painted on Vicarage Road, spray painted the mural onto the side of the building.

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The plan is for the mural to be officially unveiled to mark the concerts in Vicarage Road this Sunday and next Monday as part of his ongoing worldwide tour.

Comments on Facebook described the design as “fantastic”, “amazing” and “so good”

MurWalls is a contractor which bring together street artists to give buildings a facelift for the local community.