MPs to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela in the Commons

MPs will pay tribute to Nelson Mandela in the Commons today. Question time has been suspended and instead Speaker John Bercow will make an opening address, followed by words from David Cameron and other party leaders.

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Football fans salute Nelson Mandela

Fans hold up a banner in memory of Nelson Mandela during a minutes applause before the Scottish Premiership match at Fir Park. Credit: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Football fans have been paying tribute to Nelson Mandela as teams observed a minutes applause to mark the death of the former South African President.

Port Vale and Salisbury City hold a minutes applause for Nelson Mandela. Credit: Martin Rickett/EMPICS Sport

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