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London lights switched off for Earth Hour

Lights in homes, famous buildings and world-renowned landmarks across the capital were switched off for an hour last night as part of a global climate change campaign.

Buckingham Palace before Earth Hour Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Between 8.30pm and 9.30pm local time, Earth Hour saw the lights dimmed in cities and towns around the globe.

Buckingham Palace during Earth Hour Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

In the capital, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament were among the landmarks plunged into darkness.

Big Ben before Earth Hour Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
Big Ben during Earth Hour Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
The Houses of Parliament during Earth Hour Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

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