Big Ben with a mustache

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Big Ben gets a facelift

The iconic Big Ben in London shines a light on the annual Movember campaign with a mustache of its own.

Men across the world are giving up their top lip for the next month in an attempt to raise money and bring awareness to men's health issues.

Australian rugby players in front of a plane with a mustache

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Mustache mania

Australia Wallabies rugby union players (left to right) Pat McCabe, Dave Dennis, Stephen Moore and Michael Hooper stand in front of a Qantas 737 with a giant moustache painted on the nose at the start of Movember in Sydney, Australia.

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