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Which of these celebs has been given the Freedom of the City of London?

Posted at 10:00 am, August 8, 2014 in Fun London

The Freedom of the City of London is a high honour to receive indeed. Steeped in centuries of tradition, it bestows the right to trade freely and own property in the city – which recent recipient Eels frontman Mark Oliver Everett may find useful. Admittedly, these days it’s little more than a fun ceremony to get ageing celebrities out of the house, but can you guess who has and hasn’t been given the ‘freedom’?

Try our little quiz below to find out.

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(Answers: Colin Firth, Damian Lewis, Henry Winkler, Terry Wogan, Barbara Windsor- ie none of the dead ones. What historical contributions did they ever make, anyway, eh?)

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