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Children look at Humboldt penguins swim in their pool during the stock take at London Zoo in London, Britain January 4, 2016

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Children look at Humboldt penguins swim in their pool during the stock take at London Zoo in London today

Fireworks explode over the River Thames and the Palace of Westminster as the New Year's Day celebrations begin in London.

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Fireworks explode over the River Thames and the Palace of Westminster as the New Year’s Day celebrations begin in London. 

Armed police officers in Westminster, London, as thousands of police including increased numbers of firearms officers will be on duty as the capital ushers in the New Year tonight. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday December 31, 2015. Scotland Yard said there will be around 3,000 officers across central London as mayor Boris Johnson's fireworks display with Unicef brings in 2016. See PA story SOCIAL Year. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

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An armed police officer in Westminster, London. Thousands of police including increased numbers of firearms officers will be on duty as the capital ushers in the New Year tonight 

St Paul's Choristers prepare to sing during a rehearsal at St Paul's Cathedral on Wednesday in London, England. It is estimated that on the 23rd, 24th and 25th of December alone, more than 10,000 people will come through the doors of St Paul's for Christmas services

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St Paul’s Choristers prepare to sing during a rehearsal at St Paul’s Cathedral on Wednesday in London, England

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Sotheby’s staff carry the painting ‘The Lock’ by John Constable. It is estimated to sell between £8-12 million at Sotheby’s London, Old Masters & British Paintings Evening sale on December 9 

Two life-size Victorian style dolls

Two life-size Victorian style dolls ride the London tube this morning. The creepy pair popped up at commuter hotspots across the capital to mark the launch of the world's first psychological theme park ride created by illusionist Derren Brown.

Cast members Oscar Couchman (left) and Martin Fenton from The Snowman stage show visit The View from The Shard s The Height of Winter Experience in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday December 2,

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Cast members Oscar Couchman and Martin Fenton from The Snowman stage show visit The View from The Shard’s The Height of Winter Experience in London on Wednesday

Wembley Welcomes Prime Minister Modi...LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 13:  A man wearing a mask depicting Narendra Modi waves at Wembley Stadium prior to the Indian Prime Minister speaking, during the second day of an official three day visit on November 13, 2015 in London, England. Around 60,000 people including British Indians from 450 different community groups from around the country are expected to fill the stadium. A concert by an arts programme featuring 800 performers, including the Indian singing star Kanika Kapoor and the London Philharmonic Orchestra will entertain the crowd. Following Modi's address will be what is billed as one of the UKs largest ever firework displays.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

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A man wearing a mask depicting Narendra Modi waves at Wembley Stadium ahead of the Indian Prime Minister’s speech 

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures as he arrives at Heathrow Airport, London, for an official three day visit  Thursday Nov. 12,  2015. (Jonathan Brady/PA Pool via AP)

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures as he arrives at Heathrow Airport, London, for an official three day visit 

A veteran walks the grounds at the 'Field of Remembrance' at Westminster Abbey, in London, Britain, on Thursday. Britain's Prince Philip and Prince Harry are to attend a service with war veterans to honour Britain's war dead later the same day

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A veteran walks the grounds at the ‘Field of Remembrance’ at Westminster Abbey, in London, Britain, on Thursday

Protestors clash with police officers outside the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills during a protest against education cuts and tuition fees on Wednesday in London, England

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Protestors clash with police officers outside the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills during a protest against education cuts and tuition fees on Wednesday in London, England

Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution exhibition

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Workmen install the Portrait of Charles II in Coronation Robes by John Michael Wright at the National Maritime Museum , London, which is the largest object in their forthcoming exhibition Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution.

Mayor of London, Boris Johnson competes in a tug of war during the launch of London Poppy Day on Tuesday in London, England. Poppies have been used to commemorate soldiers who have died in conflict since 1914 and are distributed by the British Royal Legion in the UK in return for donactions to the "Poppy Appeal"

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Mayor of London, Boris Johnson competes in a tug of war during the launch of London Poppy Day on Tuesday in London, England

xhibitors Put The Finishing Touches To The Shades Of Autumn Show...LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23:  A Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) official inspects a display during The RHS London Shades of Autumn Show on October 23, 2015 in London, England. The exhibition held at the RHS Horticultural Hall runs between October 23 and October 24 2015 and showcases the beauty of autumn.  (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)

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A Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) official inspects a display during The RHS London Shades of Autumn Show. The exhibition held at the RHS Horticultural Hall runs between October 23 and October 24 2015 and showcases the beauty of autumn

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and China's President Xi Jinping arrive at Buckingham Palace in central London on Tuesday, during the ceremonial welcome on the first official day of the Chinese president's state visit. China's President Xi Jinping started a pomp-filled four-day state visit to Britain as reports emerged of a multibillion pound investment deal over Britain's new nuclear programme

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and China’s President Xi Jinping arrive at Buckingham Palace in central London on Tuesday, during the ceremonial welcome on the first official day of the Chinese president’s state visit

Supporters of China's President Xi Jinping wait on the Mall for him to pass during his ceremonial welcome, in London, Britain, October 20, 2015. Xi is on a State visit to Britain

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Supporters of China’s President Xi Jinping wait on the Mall for him to pass during his ceremonial welcome, in London, Britain on tuesday. Xi is on a State visit to Britain

People walk past a model of a Mosasaurus on the South Bank on October 19, 2015 in London, England. The model dinosaur formed part of the launch of Jurassic World which was released on Blu Ray and DVD today.

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People walk past a model of a Mosasaurus on the South Bank on Monday in London, England. The model dinosaur formed part of the launch of Jurassic World which was released on Blu Ray and DVD

Troops Participate in a Rehearsal For Next Week's Chinese State Visit

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Guard of Honour comprising 96 rank and file and three officers from 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, with The Queens Colour, The Corps of Drums of the Battalion and The Band of The Regiment process past Buckingham Palace as they take part in a full rehearsal ahead of next weeks State visit by Xi Jinping, the President of The Republic of China, in London, England. Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh will host the State Visit of The President of The People’s Republic of China and Madame Peng Liyuan at Buckingham Palace from October 20 – 22, 2015

A Red deer stag barks, with females seen behind, in the morning sun in Richmond Park in west London, Britain, October 2, 2015. The Royal Park has had Red and Fallow deer present since 1529, and early autumn sees the rutting or breeding season begin amongst the herd of over six hundred animals.

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A Red deer stag barks, with females seen behind, in the morning sun in Richmond Park in west London, Britain on Friday. The Royal Park has had Red and Fallow deer present since 1529

A giant model of a Polar Bear is moved from its position outside the Shell building after Actress Emma Thomson joined Greenpeace climate change activists on September 29, 2015 in London, England. The event was marked as a celebration after the Anglo-Dutch oil company announced yesterday that it was pulling out of Arctic oil drilling.

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A giant model of a Polar Bear is moved from its position outside the Shell building after Actress Emma Thomson joined Greenpeace climate change activists on Tuesday in London, England. The event was marked as a celebration after the Anglo-Dutch oil company announced yesterday that it was pulling out of Arctic oil drilling