Funeral of Southport soldier Matthew Cottrell

 The funeral of Matthew Cottrell takes place on Friday July 6th 2012 at HolyTrinity Church, Southport, Merseyside.

 The 24-year-old Southport soldier was killed by a coach as he walked back to base after a night in Dorset during the early hours of Saturday morning.  

 Matt who was a Sapper in the Royal Engineers, was celebrating his forthcoming marriage to Debbie Smith while training at an Army camp in Dorset when the tragic accident happened.