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Last Updated: Friday April 08 2005 12:58 GMT

In pictures: The Pope's funeral

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Thousands of people attended the funeral of the Pope in St Peter's Square, Rome. Millions more watched the televised service around the world
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Leaders from more than 100 nations attend the service
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Prince Charles postponed his wedding by one day so he could be there
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The coffin was carried outside for the three-hour ceremony
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It was placed before the altar in front of St Peter's Basilica. A bible was laid on top of the coffin
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Thousands of Polish people watched from a giant screen in the Pope's home town of Wadowice. Almost everyone in Poland was been given the day off
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A Polish woman and child were among the millions of people who mourned for the Pope

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