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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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Leaders honour the sacrifice of 17 million in WW1

World leaders and royalty gathered at St Symphorien military cemetery in Mons, Belgium, today to mark 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War.

What became known as the Great War continued for four years and claimed 17 million lives as ITV News Europe Editor James Mates reports:

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