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In pictures: Music returns as the Brit Awards light up the O2 Arena

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Music stars and NHS workers alike graced London’s O2 Arena for the Brit Awards 2021.

Dua Lipa was the big winner of the night, securing two gongs, while Arlo Parks, Little Mix and Billie Eilish also went home with trophies.

Here is the night in pictures:

The Brit Awards 2021 – Show – London
Dua Lipa opened the show with a performance inspired by London (Ian West/PA)
The Brit Awards 2021 – Show – London
Taylor Swift accepted the Global Icon award as Game Of Thrones star Maisie Williams looked on (Ian West/PA)
The Brit Awards 2021 – Arrivals – London
Headie One delivered one of the standout performances of the night (John Marshall/PA)
The Brit Awards 2021 – Show – London
Little Mix made history as the first female band to win the Brit Award for best British group (Ian West/PA)
The Brit Awards 2021 – Show – London
Rag’n’Bone Man and P!nk united to pay tribute to staff of the NHS (Ian West/PA)
The Brit Awards 2021 – Show – London
2,500 key workers were given tickets to the event (Ian West/PA)
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