Company was crucial for Bordon couple watching Queen’s funeral

Wednesday 28th September 2022 11:00 am
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Mike Lyons watching the Queen’s state funeral at Bordon Working Men’s Club on September 19th 2022.
Mike Lyons (Paul Coates/Bordon Herald )

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Mike and Alison Lyons from Bordon watched the Queen’s state funeral in the communal atmosphere of Bordon Working Men’s Club because Alison was working there.

Alison, 55, said: “I thought it would be nicer to sit with company than on my own. A lot of people watched it at home then came here. And it was a lovely buffet that Mike and Jennie English did.”

Alison described the event as “lovely, absolutely beautiful” while Mike, 60, thought it was “very respectful”.

Alison added: “It was emotional at times. It was such a big occasion that nobody has seen before. It was a historical moment and we won’t see her again. There’s going to be a big change.”

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