Notting Hill Carnival

More than one million revellers are expected to descend on the capital over the next two days for Europe's biggest street festival - the Notting Hill Carnival.

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Three stabbing incidents at Notting Hill Carnival

Police say yesterday's festivities at Notting Hill Carnival were largely peaceful but a 20-year-old man was left in a serious condition after being stabbed in the back and buttocks in Ladbroke Grove.

In a separate incident, a 14-year-old boy was slashed with a sharp object in Golborne Gardens.

And a 16-year-old girl was also treated but discharged herself from hospital after sustaining what police described as a superficial leg wound in Wornington Road.

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