Church organist's funeral

The funeral of church organist Alan Greaves, who was beaten to death on Christmas Eve, has taken place today.

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Funeral for church organist Alan Greaves to take place

The funeral of church organist Alan Greaves, who was beaten to death on Christmas Eve, will take place today.

The 68-year-old was on his way to Midnight Mass when he was attacked on Greengate Lane close to his home at around 11.10pm on December 24th.

Church organist Alan Greaves died on Christmas Eve on his way to midnight mass Credit: Family handout

The service will take place at St Saviour's Church in High Green, Sheffield, at noon, and will be relayed to a large screen at St Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

Two men have appeared in court over Mr Greaves' murder and two more remain on bail in connection with his death.

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