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Lights Out as Britain commemorates WW1

Britain's most famous landmarks including the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, Downing Street and Gateshead's Millennium Bridge were plunged into darkness for an hour last night to mark the moment Britain first declared war on Germany in 1914.

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William and Kate, Harry and Cameron at WW1 event

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry and David Cameron are among those attending a WW1 commemorative service at St Symphorien military cemetery near Mons, Belgium.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge stand with Prince Harry and David Cameron at St Symphorien military cemetery.
The cemetary was chosen for the memorial events as its has a balanced number of German and Commonwealth graves.

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