IN PICTURES | 30 photos from the funeral of murdered journalist Lyra McKee

The funeral of murdered 29 year-old journalist, Lyra McKee, has taken place.

Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 3:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 4:08 pm
The public outside St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast, applaud Lyra McKee as her coffin is carried inside.

Here are 30 photographs from Ms. McKee's funeral inside St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.

Lyra McKee's coffin is carried inside.
Lyra McKee's coffin is carried inside.
Labour party leader, Jeremy Corbyn (left) and Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar in conversation before Lyra McKee's funeral.
Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, arrives at Lyra McKee's funeral.
Friends of Lyra McKee wearing t-shirts with the slogan 'R.I.P. Lyra' at the 29 year-old murdered journalist's funeral.
S.D.L.P. leader, Colum Eastwood, arrives at the funeral of Lyra McKee in Belfast.
Lyra McKee's coffin arrives at St. Anne's Cathedral in Belfast.
The coffin of Lyra McKee is carried inside the cathedral.
Hundreds gathered outside to pay respect to murdered journalist, Lyra McKee.
Lyra McKee was shot dead by a masked gunman in the Creggan estate on Holy Thursday.
Pictured from left to right, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister, Theresa May and Irish President, Michael D. Higgins.
D.U.P. leader and M.L.A., Arlene Foster, arrives at the cathedral.
Lyra's partner, Sara (right) shakes hands with Lyra's sister, Nicola, before the funeral.
Friends of Lyra McKee wearing t-shirts with the slogan 'R.I.P. Lyra' at the 29 year-old murdered journalist's funeral.
Lyra McKee had just signed a two book deal with world famous publisher Faber and Faber before she was gunned down by dissident republicans.
D.U.P. leader and M.L.A., Arlene Foster (left) and Sinn Fein President and T.D. Mary-Lou McDonald are sat beside one another during the funeral of Lyra McKee.
Prime Minister, Theresa May, arrives at the cathedral in Belfast.
Lyra's coffin is placed inside the cathedral.
Pictured from left to right, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister, Theresa May and Irish President, Michael D. Higgins.
A mourner genuflects before Lyra McKee's funeral.
Lyra McKee was regarded as one of the most talented up-and-coming journalists Northern Ireland had ever produced.
A photograph taken inside the cathedral during the funeral of Lyra McKee.
Lyra's coffin is carried inside the cathedral.
St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.
Labour party leader, Jeremy Corbyn (left) and Sinn Fein President, Mary-Lou McDonald.
Pictured from left to right, D.U.P. leader and M.L.A., Arlene Foster, Sinn Fein President Mary-Lou McDonald and Sinn Fein deputy leader, Michelle O'Neill.
Pictured from left to right, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister, Theresa May and Irish President, Michael D. Higgins.
Pictured from left to right, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister, Theresa May and Irish President, Michael D. Higgins.
Lyra McKee's coffin pictured in St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.
St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.