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Fusilier Lee Rigby funeral

The funeral of Fusilier Lee Rigby has begun in Bury. Speaking ahead of the private services, his family said they were "overwhelmed" by the messages of support they have received since his death, in Woolwich on May 22.

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Coffin leaves church following service for Lee Rigby

The coffin of Fusilier Lee Rigby leaves Bury Parish Church.

The funeral service of murdered soldier Fusilier Lee Rigby was officiated by the Rev Dr John Findon.

The hymns were Who Would True Valour See, Lord Of All Hopefulness and I Vow To Thee My Country. The choir sang Deep Peace Of The Running Wave.

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