Anniversary plaque marks Shakespeare's home

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Anniversary plaque marks Shakespeare's home


To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare a plaque has been placed to mark where the Bard once lodged in the 1600s.

A ceremony took place at St Olave's Churchyard in the City of London and included a recital of Shakespeare's 'Sonnet 55' by the Harry Potter actress Fiona Shaw.

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