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RE-READ: Funeral of Wirral policeman Dave Phillips


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By Emma Rigby

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    Merseyside fell silent today as thousands of police officers turned out to pay their respects to fallen Wirral policeman Dave Phillips.
  • Scores of uniformed officers from police forces across the country marched behind the hearse as it was led through Liverpool to the Anglican Cathedral.
  • The 34-year-old father-of-two was killed after being hit by a stolen truck while on duty on October 5.
  • His widow Jen, 28, led the procession of mourners through the city’s streets on Monday morning with the pipes and drums band of the Police Service of Northern Ireland.

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