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Leeds Carnival 50: celebrations begin with Prince and Princess show

Celebrations have begun in Chapeltown in the run-up to the 50th Leeds West Indian Carnival.

It's one of the best known and most colourful events in the city's calendar - and at half a century, it's the oldest event of its kind in Europe.

The main parade takes place over Bank Holiday weekend, but this afternoon the 2017 Carnival Prince and Princess were crowned by a panel of judges.

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