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Flaming queue

Queue and orange wall. Tate Modern Extension opening weekend, Bankside, London (18 June 2016). The queue is posed and leads nowhere – one of the many pieces of performance art throughout the gallery over this weekend. © Rudolf Abraham Nikon D700 & 50/1.4 @1600 ASA Photos copyright © Rudolf Abraham. All rights reserved. Images may …

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Diwali Festival, London

Diwali Festival, Trafalgar Square, London, UK (12 October 2014). Diwali is a five day annual festival celebrated in India and other countries around the world by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains – symbolizing a new beginning, the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil. The word Diwali means ‘row of lamps’, referring …

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The Lord Mayor’s Show

The Lord Mayor’s Show, London, UK (9 November 2013). In a tradition stretching back almost 800 years and enshrined in a charter by King John, the Lord Mayor’s Show sees the new Lord Mayor of London travel across the City of London from Guildhall to Mansion House, Bank, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Royal Courts …

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May Day Fair

May Day Fair in Lloyds Park, Walthamstow, London E17, UK (6 May 2013) Donna Maria’s Maypole Extravaganza Lilian Dalton, who was May Queen of the former borough of West Ham (now part of the London borough of Newham) over 80 years ago in 1931, watches the May Day Fair in Lloyds Park with her great …

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