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Hearts, pebbles, flags: handmade tributes mourn nation’s lost lives

People across Britain are creating their own ways to remember loved ones who have died from Covid ahead of an official permanent site

It began with simple hearts painted on a wall by the Thames. Now people across the UK are constructing their own Covid memorials, from rainbow-painted lawns to hundreds of flags on a Welsh mountainside.

Although Boris Johnson has pledged to create a permanent national memorial, and set up a commission on Covid commemoration, no further details have been made public.

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