Stiff List 2021

LifebuoyGhost

Lantern Swinger
A fitting send off would the Band of the Royal Marines followed by the gun carriage manned by the Royal Navy, nothing and no one else, just a procession though the streets.
They'll be polishing the gun carriage at Whale Island just in case - and he surely deserves it - but the general consesus from the media - BBC anyway - is it will be a fairly private affair - esepcially in the current climate -but it wouldn't surprise me if there was some sort of ceremony at Westminster Abbey later in the year as recognition of his service
 

Dusty70

War Hero
Apparently buried in Windsor Castle - coffin carried by Royal Marines from his Landrover (that he designed) into the Church
 

Salty-Dog

War Hero
I think the press are saying it's what the vehicle could look like.
Would be nigh on impossible to get a coffin out of the illustrated one
 

buffersduffer

Lantern Swinger
I think the press are saying it's what the vehicle could look like.
Would be nigh on impossible to get a coffin out of the illustrated one
With his sense of humour he may be strapped to the roof and have a paying off pennant streamed from the aerial, and a bottle of pussers for his bearers to enjoy after....
 
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