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Notting Hill Carnival

<p>Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>A performer dances at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

A performer dances at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A performer dances at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris</p>

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers dance at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>Performers shelter from the rain at the start of Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Performers shelter from the rain at the start of Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Performers shelter from the rain at the start of Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>A performer is painted green during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

A performer is painted green during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

A performer is painted green during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>Crowds fill the streets as they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

Crowds fill the streets as they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

Crowds fill the streets as they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>Spectators dance while they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Spectators dance while they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Spectators dance while they watch the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>A performer dances in the street near police officers during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

A performer dances in the street near police officers during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

A performer dances in the street near police officers during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor </p>

Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

Performers dance in the street during the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Luke Macgregor

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<p>Young women take part in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris </p>

Young women take part in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Young women take part in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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<p>A child blows a vuvuzela at the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris</p>

A child blows a vuvuzela at the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A child blows a vuvuzela at the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

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