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Police officers assaulted at Notting Hill Carnival

Two police officers was hurt as violence overshadowed the second day of the Notting Hill Carnival.

A man has been arrested for affray after the officers were hospitalised in one of a series of violent incidents over the weekend.

Some 7,000 police officers were on control to "facilitate a safe and vibrant carnival".

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Thousands expected at Notting Hill carnival

Thousands of people are expected to attend the final day of this year's Notting Hill Carnival.

Participants in the Notting Hill Carnival yesterday. Credit: PA Wire

The "adult day" of the annual festival will see 60 bands perform with costumed performers parading on the streets.

Some 7,000 police officers will be on control to "facilitate a safe and vibrant carnival".

Revellers attending the carnival's family day yesterday praised the event's atmosphere, saying it was "brilliant fun".

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