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St George's Day celebrations take place across UK

St George's Day is being marked across the UK, as research suggested that nearly three-quarters of the population want April 23 to be made a public holiday.

Soldiers from 12 and 47 Regiment of the Royal Artillery, march through St Peter's Square in Emsworth. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire
A member of the public waves a St George's Cross flag in St Peter's Square in Emsworth. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire
Gracie Fitzgerald, 2, from Emsworth waves a St George's flag with her mother Stephanie. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

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