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UK cathedral gets its first girls' choir

England's Canterbury Cathedral ditches ancient belief that deemed it inappropriate for ladies to sing in church.

Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 17:32
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Canterbury Cathedral in south eastern England, the spiritual centre for millions of Anglican Christians all over the world, will see its first all-girls choir make their debut.

Its 900-year history includes such momentous events as England's split from the Roman Catholic church.

Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Canterbury, UK.

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