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Notting Hill Carnival

<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

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<p>A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A participant waits before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A participant waits before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A participant waits before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett</p>

Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

Performers participate in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

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<p>A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A participant poses for a photograph before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A participant poses for a photograph before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A participant poses for a photograph before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

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<p>A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A man carries a dog on his shoulders before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A man carries a dog on his shoulders before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A man carries a dog on his shoulders before the start of the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A child participates in the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Performers prepare before the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

Performers prepare before the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Performers prepare before the children's day parade at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A performer participates in the children's day parade at Notting Hill Carnival in west London, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Crowds gather for the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett</p>

Crowds gather for the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

Crowds gather for the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

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