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LONDON - British people trust Wikipedia more than the mainstream media, the information site's founder Jimmy Wales said Sunday, at the close of a three-day conference of the Wikimedia movement in London. 

The Wikipedia logo is seen on a tablet screen on December 4, 2012 in Paris

A YouGov poll of almost 2,000 British adults found 64 per cent trust the authors of Wikipedia entries to tell the truth "a great deal" or "a fair amount".

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