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Austen fans set new world record

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Jane Austen enthusiasts descended on Bath at the weekend to set the world record for the most people dressed in Regency costume.

Hundreds of fans, dressed as Austen favourites like Darcy and Elizabeth, paraded through the city.

Sally Challoner reports.

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