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Approval sought to analyse human remains from Hyde church
PERMISSION for analysis of the bones that may be King Alfred the Great has moved a step closer.
The Hyde 900 community group has formally applied for permission study the bones which were exhumed amid secrecy from a grave at a Winchester church in March.
A final decision by the chancellor of the Diocese of Winchester is now expected within a few weeks.
The Hampshire Chronicle revealed last October that steps were being taken by Rev Cliff Bannister to exhume the remains at St Bartholomew’s church in Hyde.
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