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Royal opening for Darwin Centre

Prince William and Sir David Attenborough have jointly opened a new £78m section of the Natural History Museum in London.

The new centre is dedicated to the work of Charles Darwin and coincides with the release of a new film and play about the man behind the theory of evolution.

Brenda Emmanus reports.


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