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Freedom of the City

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  1. an honour bestowed by some municipalities in Australia, Canada, Ireland, France, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States and Zimbabwe to esteemed members of its community or to organisations that have given the communi

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 23, 2008
  2. Key to the City is a similar award made in several other countries, and is more prevalent in the United States

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  3. an ancient honour granted to martial organisations, allowing them the privilege to march into the city "with drums beating, colours flying, and bayonets fixed"

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  4. In England, the most extensive Borough Freedom is that conferred by the Freedom of the City of London, first recorded in 1237

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  5. The key to the city is a similar award that is descended from Freedom of the City

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