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  • Royal wedding a business boom or drag?

    Surrounded by boxes in a rickety old warehouse above the family shop, Joe Church hurries to wrap plates adorned with the faces of Prince William and his bride Kate Middleton for a customer in Australia.

  • In this Wednesday, March 9, 2011 photo, a display of  commemorative plates and memorabilia for the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton at Church's china shop in Northampton, England. Church's, a 152-year old china and ornament seller that specialises in memorabilia, has plenty of reason to celebrate the upcoming royal nuptials as its cash register chimes with the wedding bells. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

    Royal wedding a business boom or drag?

    Surrounded by boxes in a rickety old warehouse above the family shop, Joe Church hurries to wrap plates adorned with the faces of Prince William and his bride Kate Middleton for a customer in Australia.

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  • "They didn't ask us about it, did they, and we are having it hard," says Searle as his crew lay a new driveway in the drizzle. "Good luck to people selling rubbish plates, but for us it's nothing but bad news."

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