The Royal Funeral

Chris Allen presented a special programme on Monday 19th September from 10.00am on WCR FM, including live coverage of the funeral. The three hours are available to listen again until mid-October.

Our coverage included:


Chris Allen reflected on tributes to Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II from:

  • City of Wolverhampton Mayor, Councillor Sandra Samuels
  • City of Wolverhampton Council leader, Councillor Ian Brookfield
  • West Midlands Deputy Lord Lieutenant
  • The Right Reverend Clive Gregory, Bishop of Wolverhampton
  • Dr Yusuf Shafi of the Wolverhampton Inter-faith Council.


Coverage of the State Funeral (Order of Service PDF file and the committal service PDF file).


Reflections of the State Funeral as Chris Allen was joined by WCR’s Kirstie Westwood.

Listen again to this special broadcast from Wolverhampton until mid-October.

Read more on the Royal UK website.