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In Pictures: London Welcomes The Year Of The Snake

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By JFarinha Last edited 46 months ago
In Pictures: London Welcomes The Year Of The Snake
People watching the Trafalgar Square show under the rain
People watching the Trafalgar Square show under the rain
Chinese dragon dancing on the streets
Chinese dragon dancing on the streets
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Taking photos next to the dragon
Taking photos next to the dragon
Chinese dragon dancing on chinatown
Chinese dragon dancing on chinatown
Girl using a box of "Fun Snaps" to protect against the rain
Girl using a box of "Fun Snaps" to protect against the rain
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Chinatown
Chinatown
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Persistent rain which slid into steady snow didn't dampen the spirits of hundreds of revellers, celebrating the Chinese New Year and welcoming the Year of the Snake in Trafalgar Square and Chinatown yesterday.

Last Updated 11 February 2013