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Spiders create Christmas light spectacular

A spider crane and spiderlifts have solved ground pressure and narrow access constraints in the installation of a unique Christmas light display at London’s Westfield Shopping Centre.

The Lite Fantastic has installed a stunning cascade of 700,000 LED lights around columns to the towering 32m high atrium at the shopping centre shopping centre.

Singer Mariah Carey delighted shoppers when she dropped in to perform the official switch-on.