Murder of soldier Lee Rigby

The soldier hacked to death in Woolwich yesterday has been named as Drummer Lee Rigby from Crumpsall in Manchester

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Inquest into death of Drummer Lee Rigby to open

Drummer Lee Rigby, 25, died during an incident in Woolwich. Credit: Ministry of Defence

The inquest into the death of the soldier who was killed in Woolwich opens this morning. Drummer Lee Rigby from Manchester died near his barracks in London last week.

The inquest is taking place at Southwark Coroner's Court.

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