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Yeomen of the Guard pick up oil lanterns as they prepare to conduct a ceremonial search in the Palace of Westminster.
Yeomen of the Guard pick up oil lanterns as they prepare to conduct a ceremonial search in the Palace of Westminster.

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CNN's Max Foster takes you through the random and fun traditions surrounding the state opening of parliament.

Quirky traditions of opening parliament

CNN's Max Foster takes you through the random and fun traditions surrounding the state opening of parliament.