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Today: Richard III's funeral cortege

March 23rd, 2015

Episode 221 of 1744 episodes

On Sunday a procession containing Richard III's remains took place close to where he died on Bosworth Field before the coffin was conveyed to the church in a cortege, with his remains inside an oak coffin lined with lead. A service was in the Cathedral, conducted by the Catholic Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols. Our reporter Tom Bateman was there.

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