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In pictures: Street parties from 1953 celebrate the Queen's coronation


Stunning archive images show how people across England celebrated the Queen's coronation back in 1953. The photos have been collated by the social networking site Friends Reunited, which also gathered people's memories from the event.

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For more information visit www.friendsreunited.co.uk