Funeral of Paul Goggins MP

The funeral of the Wythenshawe and Sale East MP Paul Goggins takes place at noon today in Salford.

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'Hundreds' at funeral of Wythenshawe and Sale East MP

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Huge turnout for Paul Goggins. Hundreds of people from many walks of life. His popularity and respect on full display at Salford Cathedral.

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Ed Balls, Yvette Cooper, Jack Straw, Peter Hain, Alan Johnson - all former Labour Cabinet ministers in attendance.

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Funeral of Paul Goggins MP today

The funeral of the MP Paul Goggins takes place at St John's, Salford at midday. It is a public service.

The funeral of the MP Paul Goggins takes place in Salford at midday today. He was taken ill suddenly when he was out running. His family have asked for no flowers but for people to donate to one of three charities- Cafod, The Cardinal Hulme Centre and Leukaemia Lymphoma Research.