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6 participants in the Diamond Jubilee river pageant were taken to hospital after becoming very cold and wet, the ambulance service said. Another 40 were treated by medics on the banks of the Thames after the parade was beset by heavy downpours. Their conditions are not said to be serious.
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More than 1,000 vessels took part in the extravaganza, with 670 making the complete trip down the Thames to Tower Bridge, beating Germans.