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Funeral for PC Fiona Bone

The funeral of PC Fiona Bone, who was killed in a gun and grenade attack, has taken place. The funeral of her colleague PC Nicola Hughes - who died in the same attack - was held at Manchester Cathedral yesterday.

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Applause as funeral cortege arrives at cathedral

As the funeral cortege arrived at Manchester Cathedral there was spontaneous applause to the sound of a Scottish bagpiper.

The coffin of Pc Fiona Bone Credit: PA Wire

A large portrait photo of Pc Bone was carried into the cathedral, followed by her coffin, draped in black cloth and carried by six of her police colleagues.

Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable, Sir Peter Fahy, salutes as the coffin is taken into Manchester Cathedral Credit: PA Wire

The coffin was taken in to Brahms's Herzlich Tut Mich Verlangen. The first hymn sung was The Lord's My Shepherd I'll Not Want. Bible readings were given by PC Bone's colleagues Inspector Jane Brown and PC Tracey Miskell.

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