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London's war dead are remembered at City Hall today

PUBLISHED: 07:00 06 November 2009 | UPDATED: 15:12 05 October 2010

THE London Assembly holds its annual Service of Remembrance for London's war dead from 10.30am, with a two-minute silence at 11am. Mayor Boris Johnson and Assembly Chair Darren Johnson are among those laying wreaths at the City Hall memorial

THE London Assembly holds its annual Service of Remembrance for London’s war dead from 10.30am this-morning, with a two-minute silence at 11am.

Mayor Boris Johnson and Assembly Chair Darren Johnson are among those laying wreaths at the City Hall memorial.

Canon Richard Truss, Chaplain of City Hall’s Royal British Legion branch, conducts the service with representatives of all the faiths.

The service is accompanied by an exhibition to mark the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War in September, 1939. It focuses on the service of former London County Council and other public bodies such as London Transport during the war years.

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