Wednesday 12 May 2010 2.31pm
Screens will be placed around The Vault
during the month-long project when necessary to ensure dignity
during the examination of remains.
Why so much effort to 'ensure dignity' to these remains when Inca and Egyptian mummies and preserved bog bodies from Britain and Ireland are displayed in museums. Why not dig up Bishop Lancelot Andrewes (1555-1626) and put him on display in a glass case in the Cathedral to add interest for visitors.