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Snow-covered Britain

<p>A youth pulls his toboggan up Primrose Hill in central London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville </p>

A youth pulls his toboggan up Primrose Hill in central London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A youth pulls his toboggan up Primrose Hill in central London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>Girls play on a toboggan in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples </p>

Girls play on a toboggan in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

Girls play on a toboggan in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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<p>People take advantage of snowy conditions in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples </p>

People take advantage of snowy conditions in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

People take advantage of snowy conditions in Bradgate Park, central England February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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<p>Snow covers the war memorial in Horse Guards Parade, in central London February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Stephen Hird </p>

Snow covers the war memorial in Horse Guards Parade, in central London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

Snow covers the war memorial in Horse Guards Parade, in central London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment wait for the changing of the guard at Horse Guards Parade in a snowstorm, in London February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Eddie Keogh </p>

The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment wait for the changing of the guard at Horse Guards Parade in a snowstorm, in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment wait for the changing of the guard at Horse Guards Parade in a snowstorm, in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

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<p>Deer graze in a snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009.  REUTERS/Stephen Hird </p>

Deer graze in a snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

Deer graze in a snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A monk walks through the snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird </p>

A monk walks through the snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A monk walks through the snow covered Richmond Park in London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>Workers queue at a bus stop in Shepherd's Bush in west London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville </p>

Workers queue at a bus stop in Shepherd's Bush in west London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Workers queue at a bus stop in Shepherd's Bush in west London February 3, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>Snow covers a railway line, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning </p>

Snow covers a railway line, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Snow covers a railway line, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

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<p>A squirrel climbs snow covered railings, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning </p>

A squirrel climbs snow covered railings, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

A squirrel climbs snow covered railings, in south London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

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<p>Members of The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment ride along Constitution Hill during a snow flurry, in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh </p>

Members of The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment ride along Constitution Hill during a snow flurry, in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh

Members of The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment ride along Constitution Hill during a snow flurry, in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh

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<p>Pedestrians walk across Westminster Bridge as snow falls February 2, 2009. Heavy snow brought much of London's transport to a halt on Monday with airport runways forced to close and all bus and many train services suspended.  REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh</p>

Pedestrians walk across Westminster Bridge as snow falls February 2, 2009. Heavy snow brought much of London's transport to a halt on Monday with airport runways forced to close and all bus and many train services suspended. REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh more

Pedestrians walk across Westminster Bridge as snow falls February 2, 2009. Heavy snow brought much of London's transport to a halt on Monday with airport runways forced to close and all bus and many train services suspended. REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh

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<p>Snow covers tree branches in front of the Houses of Parliament February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Toby Melville</p>

Snow covers tree branches in front of the Houses of Parliament February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Snow covers tree branches in front of the Houses of Parliament February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>Guards march at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Toby Melville</p>

Guards march at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Guards march at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>A boy stands on a giant snowball in Dulwich park February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Andrew Winning</p>

A boy stands on a giant snowball in Dulwich park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

A boy stands on a giant snowball in Dulwich park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

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<p>A man sits on a park bench with two snowmen in St. James's Park February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

A man sits on a park bench with two snowmen in St. James's Park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A man sits on a park bench with two snowmen in St. James's Park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A family builds a snowman in Parliament Square February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

A family builds a snowman in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A family builds a snowman in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A snowman is seen in Parliament Square February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

A snowman is seen in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A snowman is seen in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A Guard stands on duty at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Toby Melville</p>

A Guard stands on duty at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A Guard stands on duty at Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>Pedestrians walk past a snow covered war memorial at Horse Guards Parade February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

Pedestrians walk past a snow covered war memorial at Horse Guards Parade February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

Pedestrians walk past a snow covered war memorial at Horse Guards Parade February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>Rail workers clear snow from the platform edge at Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Kieran Doherty</p>

Rail workers clear snow from the platform edge at Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

Rail workers clear snow from the platform edge at Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

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<p>A British Airways aircraft is seen at Heathrow Airport February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Andrew Parsons</p>

A British Airways aircraft is seen at Heathrow Airport February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Parsons

A British Airways aircraft is seen at Heathrow Airport February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Parsons

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<p>A man chats on his phone as he makes his way through central London February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez</p>

A man chats on his phone as he makes his way through central London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A man chats on his phone as he makes his way through central London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>A train passes through Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Kieran Doherty</p>

A train passes through Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

A train passes through Farnborough Main station February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

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<p>A fisherman docks his boat next to other fishing boats covered in snow following a heavy overnight snowfall at Brighton marina February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Greg Bos</p>

A fisherman docks his boat next to other fishing boats covered in snow following a heavy overnight snowfall at Brighton marina February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Greg Bos

A fisherman docks his boat next to other fishing boats covered in snow following a heavy overnight snowfall at Brighton marina February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Greg Bos

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<p>Tables stand covered in snow in London's Canary Wharf February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Jonathan Bainbridge</p>

Tables stand covered in snow in London's Canary Wharf February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Bainbridge

Tables stand covered in snow in London's Canary Wharf February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Bainbridge

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<p>The statue of Nelson Mandela is covered in snow in Parliament Square February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

The statue of Nelson Mandela is covered in snow in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

The statue of Nelson Mandela is covered in snow in Parliament Square February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>Snow covers a sign in London, February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Dylan Martinez</p>

Snow covers a sign in London, February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Snow covers a sign in London, February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>A pedestrian walks in the snow in Whitehall February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

A pedestrian walks in the snow in Whitehall February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A pedestrian walks in the snow in Whitehall February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A pedestrian shelters from falling snow under an umbrella in front of Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Stephen Hird</p>

A pedestrian shelters from falling snow under an umbrella in front of Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

A pedestrian shelters from falling snow under an umbrella in front of Buckingham Palace February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Stephen Hird

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<p>A dog plays in the snow in a West London park February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Kevin Coombs</p>

A dog plays in the snow in a West London park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A dog plays in the snow in a West London park February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

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<p>A black cab is covered in snow at a side street in London February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Kevin Coombs</p>

A black cab is covered in snow at a side street in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A black cab is covered in snow at a side street in London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

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<p>Snow covers a tube train in a siding in West London February 2, 2009.  REUTERS/Kevin Coombs</p>

Snow covers a tube train in a siding in West London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

Snow covers a tube train in a siding in West London February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

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<p>A fallen bicycle lies in the snow in Cambridge February 2, 2009.   REUTERS/Darren Staples</p>

A fallen bicycle lies in the snow in Cambridge February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

A fallen bicycle lies in the snow in Cambridge February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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