Horse-drawn carriages lead funeral procession for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding twins

Hundreds of mourners have gathered to say goodbye to twin brothers who starred in My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding.

Billy and Joe Smith, who appeared on the Channel 4 TV show in 2014, were found dead in a country lane just days after Christmas.

Their coffins were taken along Sevenoaks High Street in horse-drawn carriages while friends and family stood in silent tribute.

Starting at their grandmother's house in the Kent town, the funeral cortege made its way through the town centre in a quiet procession.

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Mourners walk behind the horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey and Billy Smith after they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Mourners follow the horsedrawn carriages as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith..
Charmaine Smith (centre) walks behind the horsedrawn carriage carrying Joey Smith after they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
The horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey and Billy Smith leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Phoebe Smith, the grandmother of Joey and Billy Smith, leaves the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Phoebe Smith, the grandmother of Joey and Billy Smith, leaves the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Mourners follow the horsedrawn carriages as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Phoebe Smith, the grandmother of Joey and Billy Smith, leaves the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
A mourner kisses a picture of Joey Smith in the horsedrawn carriage outside the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, during the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
A mourner touches one of the horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey Smith as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
A mourner touches the horsedrawn carriages carrying Billy Smith as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Mourners follow the horsedrawn carriages as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
The coffins of Joey (front) and Billy Smith are taken from the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Mourners follow the horsedrawn carriages as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
The horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey (left) and Billy Smith leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Mourners embrace as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
The horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey (left) and Billy Smith leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Floral tribute for Joe Smith, from wife Charmaine, at the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks.
A mourner touches one of the horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey (left) and Billy Smith as they leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
A coffin is carried from the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
People watch the funeral cortege as it makes its way to St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
The horsedrawn carriages carrying Joey (left) and Billy Smith leave the St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, following the funeral service for My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joey Smith.
Floral tribute for Joe Smith, from wife Charmaine, at the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks.
RETRANSMITTED WITH CORRECT PHOTOGRAPHER The caskets of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith are carried into St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the brothers' funeral.
A floral tribute follows behind the funeral cortege as it makes its way to St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
The order of service for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks.
The funeral cortege makes its way to St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
A woman places a hand on one of the carriages in the funeral cortege as it arrives at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
Mourners approach the funeral cortege as it arrives at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
The funeral cortege arrives at St John the Baptist Church, Sevenoaks, for the funeral of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding's Billy and Joe Smith.
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It follows a huge outpouring of grief when the two tree surgeons' bodies were found next to each other on December 28 – about two weeks after they celebrated their 32nd birthdays.

The tragic discovery came after a relative found a suicide note, a coroner was told.

On Friday morning, a woman in red was seen placing her hand on one of the white carriages and kissing the glass.

A heart-shaped floral tribute followed behind the carriages.

After a journey of nearly two miles, the procession arrived at St John the Baptist Church for the service.

Paddy Doherty, one of the reality show's biggest names and winner of Celebrity Big Brother, said in a video tribute that the deaths of the "two good-looking boys" were a "terrible tragedy".

Other tributes on the memorial page said it was "just heartbreaking two beautiful young souls gone too soon" and wished the pair would "both rest in gods home in heaven in eternal peace".

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