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Love locks spread across London

17 April 2014 Last updated at 15:27 BST

Padlocks have begun appearing on bridges and fences across London hung by couples wishing to leave a symbol of their ever-lasting love.

The idea, which is widespread in Paris, has spread across the Channel but some people think they can be an eyesore.

BBC London's Charlotte Franks spoke to Lisa Taylor, from the group No Love Locks, and Dave Stuart, from Shoreditch Street Art Tours.

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