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VIDEO: Shakespeare in Love stage show opens

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 10:37
An adaptation of the Oscar-winning film, Shakespeare in Love, makes its London stage debut.
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VIDEO: 'Cheesegrater' construction complete

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 10:23
Building work is completed on the tallest skyscraper in the City of London.
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VIDEO: Terriers take turn in Games spotlight

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 10:17
Some of the owners of the Scottish Terriers who led out the teams at the opening ceremony in Glasgow have been talking about their time in the spotlight.
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AUDIO: Why don't women write to newspapers?

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 09:46
Iain Hollingshead and Yvonne Roberts discuss why men write more letters to newspapers than women.
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VIDEO: The Commonwealth Games in 60 seconds

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 08:11
As the Commonwealth Games kick off in Glasgow, the BBC explains the background to the action - in 60 seconds.
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VIDEO: Commonwealth Games begin in Glasgow

BBC test - Thu, 2014-07-24 03:50
The 2014 Commonwealth Games opening ceremony takes place at Celtic Park in Glasgow.
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Tate Britain is comical, creepy and a little bit crazy for opening doors to British Folk Art

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
A provocative exhibition of overlooked art has opened the doors to a hoard of anonymous "hobbyists and eccentrics", says Mark Sheerin.
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Europeana project aims to save more forgotten First World War family histories

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
Do you have First World War family heirlooms and mementos? The British Library and Europeana 1914-1918 are calling on people in Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and beyond to share their stories for a unique online archive.
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Eerie reconstructions show faces and diets of medieval men and women in Edinburgh graveyard

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
A five-year investigation into hundreds of bodies discovered at a former church graveyard in Edinburgh has revealed the look of medieval residents through forensic artwork.
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COMPETITION: Win a copy of Andrew Robertshaw's Somme 1916, Battle Story

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
We have three copies of Andrew Robertshaw's new account of the Battle of the Somme to give away to Culture24 readers.
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Tate Britain is comical, creepy and a little bit crazy for opening doors to British Folk Art

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
A provocative exhibition of overlooked art has opened the doors to a hoard of anonymous "hobbyists and eccentrics", says Mark Sheerin.
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English Heritage appeals to public to tag vast collection of First World War aerial photos

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
First World War Centenary planners and English Heritage are asking the public to share their knowledge of some of the sites shown in Britain from Above's collection of 95,000 photos.
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The best exhibitions to see for the First World War Centenary in 2014

24 Hour Museum - Thu, 2014-07-24 00:00
The First World War Centenary sees thousands of exhibitions and events take place across the world. Here are the best First World War exhibitions to see this year in the UK.
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VIDEO: Susan Boyle sings as Queen arrives

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 22:25
Susan Boyle treats the crowd at Celtic Park to rousing version of Mull of Kintyre as part of the opening ceremony for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, shortly before the arrival of The Queen.
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VIDEO: Danny MacAskill on Glasgow's Finnieston Crane

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 20:52
Danny MacAskill rides on Glasgow landmarks, including a breathtaking stunt on the iconic Finnieston Crane.
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VIDEO: Glasgow ready for 2014 Games opening

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 18:57
The Queen will formally open the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in front of a 40,000 crowd at Celtic Park.
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VIDEO: Police spied on Ricky Reel's family

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 18:54
The family of an Asian student who went missing 17 years ago, and was eventually found dead, say they have been told they were spied on by undercover police officers.
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VIDEO: PM faces Russia links questions

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 18:43
David Cameron says the government will look at all outstanding arms export licences to Russia, and has rejected calls to pay back a donation to the Conservatives by the wife of a former Putin minister.
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VIDEO: Ian Watkins jail term appeal rejected

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 16:05
An appeal by paedophile rock star Ian Watkins to reduce the length of his jail term for child sex offences has been rejected by judges.
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VIDEO: Amur leopards born at zoo

BBC test - Wed, 2014-07-23 15:33
A pair of Amur leopards, which are said to be the rarest big cats in the world, have been born in Leicestershire.
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