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Finest Hour 167, Special Issue 2015

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DSC 1804 HighRes JT3Parliament Commemoration p1 30Jan150 January 2015, the fiftieth anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill’s funeral, saw numerous commemorative ceromonies on three continents. From Prime Ministers to young children, thousands paid tribute.

Above: (Left to right holding wreaths) Sir Nicholas Soames MP, Nathania Ewruje, Labour Leader Ed Miliband, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, Prime Minister David Cameron, Lord Speaker Baroness D’Souza and Commons Speaker John Bercow MP

Right: Program cover from the ceremony at the Houses of Parliament

Below right: Westminster Abbey

Westminster-AbbeyBelow left: Inside Westminster Abbey, three of Churchill’s great-great-grandchildren lay flowers at his memorial stone in the nave
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