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Officials say the horses taking part in the procession underwent special training — including how to handle mourners, flowers and flags
Officials say the horses taking part in the procession underwent special training — including how to handle mourners, flowers and flagsOfficials say the horses taking part in the solemn procession this afternoon have undergone special training, including how to handle mourners and flowers and flags being thrown toward the procession.
Horses, troops and military bands performed a full dress rehearsal before daybreak for the procession that will take Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin from Buckingham Palace to Parliament’s Westminster Hall.
Among the horses is Cassius, an 18-year-old horse who participated in former U.
Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s funeral in 2013
The procession on Wednesday afternoon will feature King Charles III and other royals walking behind the queen’s coffin to Westminster Hall in Parliament
The queen’s coffin will lie in state for four days for people to pay their respects