Procession welcomes new female Lord Mayor

Huge crowds lined the streets of central London today, despite the rain - to see the Lord Mayor's show. The spectacular event celebrated the inauguration of Fiona Woolf. She's become the 686th Lord Mayor of the City and only the second woman to have held the position, as Clare Reynolds reports.

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Lord Mayor's Show celebrations

The new Lord Mayor of London, Fiona Woolf, has taken office ahead of the annual pageant today. She is only the second woman to do so.