Factbox-Plans for Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral on Monday

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LONDON (Reuters) – World leaders will join Britain’s royal family, its political elite and members of the military, judiciary and charitable organisations at the state funeral for Queen Elizabeth on Monday. Below are details of what is expected on the day: WESTMINSTER – The queen’s lying in state at Westminster Hall will end at 6:30 a.m. (0530 GMT) on Monday. – Shortly after 10:35 a.m. a bearer party will lift the coffin from the catafalque and carry it to the State Gun Carriage of the Royal Navy. – The State Gun Carriage is a field gun carriage that has previously been used for the funeral…

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