The funeral of Bruce Reynolds took place at St Bartholomew the Great, close to Smithfield Market, on 20 March. The service was presided over by the Reverend Dr Martin Dudley and the Reverend Dave Tomlinson. Over 250 guests attended the funeral.
Tributes and readings were given by:
- Bruce’s son, Nick Reynolds
- Bruce’s grandsons, Ziggy and Otto
- Actor Ray Stevenson
- Sky News Crime Correspondent Martin Brunt
- Author Jake Arnott
- Actor David Thewlis
The poet John Cooper Clarke read a special poem that he had written on hearing of the death of Bruce.
Alabama 3 performed Too Sick to Pray.
The Choir of St Bartholomew the Great, under the direction of Nigel Short, also performed pieces by Henry Purcell and Gabriel Fauré.
A reception for family and friends was held after the service at The King’s Head in Kingsland Road in Hoxton.
Funeral directors, Leverton & Sons, lead by Lori MacKellar, helped Nick Reynolds to organise the funeral and the day.