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Colne marks 100 years since Titanic bandmaster's funeral

Events are being held in Colne today to mark the 100th anniversary of Wallace Hartley's funeral.

He was the bandmaster on board the Titanic. His was the only musician's body to be recovered after the disaster.

A funeral walk will leave from Bethel Church in the town at 10.30am.

There will also be a memorial service at his graveside at 1.30pm.

Call Colne Library on 01282 871155 for more details.

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