Bianchi’s funeral to take place on Tuesday in Nice


It was confirmed by Jules Bianchi’s family yesterday that the 25-year-old’s funeral will be held on Tuesday 21st in Nice.

The Frenchman passed away on Friday, having spent nine months in hospital following a crash at the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix.

A tweet sent from his official account confirmed the plans, with family, friends and fans welcome to pay their respects and wish him goodbye at 10am (local time) at the Sainte Reparate Cathedral.

The funeral takes place just three days before practice for the next round of the 2015 championship in Hungary with many F1 Teams, personnel and drivers paying their respects to him.


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