What can we expect Monday morning?
8:00am: Westminster Abbey will open for the congregation of 2,000, which will include world leaders and foreign royals.
10:35am: A bearer party from the Queen’s Company 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards will lift the coffin from the catafalque in Westminster Hall and carry it in procession to the State Gun Carriage of the Royal Navy, which will be positioned outside the North Door.
10:44am: The gun carriage, drawn by 138 Royal Naval ratings, will set off from New Palace Yard to Westminster Abbey via Parliament Square, Broad Sanctuary and the Sanctuary.
10:52am: The procession will arrive at the West Gate of Westminster Abbey where the coffin will be lifted from the gun carriage and carried in ready for the funeral service.
11:55am: Last Post will sound, followed by a two-minute silence to be observed inside the abbey and across the UK.
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