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Nation mourns tens of thousands of coronavirus victims with minute's silence

1 month ago   |   By Metro

A candle is lit and placed on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street in honour of the tens of thousands of people who have died as a result of the coronavirus pandemic
A minute's silence has been held in remembrance of the tens of thousands who have died during the coronavirus pandemic.
People were also asked to light a candle on Saturday night as public buildings - including Downing Street - were lit up in blue. Prime Minister Boris Johnson was among those taking part in the event, with a candle placed outside Number 10 at 9pm.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Rev Justin Welby, also lit a...
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