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Summer Solstice 2017: When is the first day of summer and how is it decided?

Independent Tuesday, 20 June 2017 ()
The ancient site of Stonehenge is still popular with people wishing to celebrate the summer solstice
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Revellers gather for an extremely early party in London's tallest building, The Shard, as the sun rises on the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year.

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