WATCH: 2016 in pictures

In this rare photograph we see the new Langstone road bridge (top) under construction with the old wooden bridge alongside. It opened in 1956.

NOSTALGIA: Bus passengers too heavy to cross to Hayling so had to walk

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They are pictures that will remain in the memory long after 2016 has passed.

Here, thanks to the Press Association, is a compilation of some of the most iconic photographs of the year.