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Eric Idle's British humour sketch at the closing ceremony

A slice of British humour was injected into the Olympic closing ceremony with Monty Python's Eric Idle performing Always Look on the Bright Side of Life.

He was accompanied by Roman centurions, Scottish bagpipers and a human cannonball.

  • 16 Jan 2013
  • From the section UK