Lord Mayor's parade attracts thousands in London

Thousands lined the streets of London for the annual Lord Mayor's show.
Thousands lined the streets of London for the annual Lord Mayor's show. Credit: ITV London

Thousands of people lined the streets of central London today to watch floats, carriages, performers - and Jessica Ennis - in the Lord Mayor's Show.

The annual parade marked the inauguration of the 685th Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Roger Gifford, who was carried through the capital in a golden coach.

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