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VIDEO: Nick Robinson: 'Political cross-dressing'

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 20:30
The BBC's Nick Robinson gives his assessment of the Conservative Party's manifesto launched on Tuesday.
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VIDEO: Rare Titanic deckchair up for auction

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 15:27
One of a handful of deckchairs recovered from the Titanic could fetch more than £80,000 when it goes under the hammer in Wiltshire.
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VIDEO: Britain's 'first crowd-sourced manifesto'

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 14:06
The Pirate Party started fighting for internet freedom but now has Britain's "first crowd-sourced manifesto", says its leader.
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VIDEO: Passenger 'blocks' police in chase

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 13:05
Police have released footage of a high-speed car chase through Birmingham with officers pursuing a man believed to be in a stolen car.
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VIDEO: Conservatives 'party of working people'

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 12:06
The Conservative Party has launched its manifesto, with David Cameron declaring, "we are the party of working people, offering you security at every stage of your life".
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VIDEO: Man traced in missing student inquiry

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 11:36
A man who was seen with missing student Karen Buckley has been traced and is helping police with inquiries.
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VIDEO: Greens: 'A vision of a fair economy'

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 11:08
The Green Party has launched its manifesto promising to end austerity and tackle climate change.
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VIDEO: From vlogger to top-selling author

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 10:20
Online video bloggers, or vloggers, are increasingly turning their hand to print - a market that is proving lucrative, as Jeremy Howell reports.
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VIDEO: Election failing to engage some voters

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 09:37
The number of people going to the ballot box has been steadily falling since the 1950s, and as the election approaches, Chris Buckler visits Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, to ask if people will be voting.
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VIDEO: Fire crews trained to rescue animals

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 09:27
Firefighters across the UK are being trained to cope with large animals that have got into difficulty, as Sian Lloyd reports.
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VIDEO: Crackdown on abuse websites steps up

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 07:50
A child abuse watchdog says it has helped to identify and remove more than double the number of sexually explicit web pages depicting youngsters in 2014 - than in the previous year.
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VIDEO: Alan Turing manuscript sells for $1m

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 05:41
A scientific notebook compiled by World War Two codebreaker Alan Turing sells for $1m in New York.
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VIDEO: The skyscraper that casts no shadow

BBC test - Tue, 2015-04-14 00:00
A team of architects in London has developed a way of creating skyscrapers that cast no shadow, using the latest computer design software.
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VIDEO: Jake Yapp's Labour manifesto in 60 secs

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 23:58
Comedian Jake Yapp closes BBC Newsnight programme with his rendition of the Labour manifesto in 60 seconds.
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VIDEO: UK vinyl chart launched as sales soar

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 23:43
Soaring sales of old-fashioned records have led to the launch of an official weekly vinyl chart, as Colin Paterson reports.
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VIDEO: Labour unveils election manifesto

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 23:24
Labour launches its general election manifesto with pledges to reduce the deficit and bring down debt.
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VIDEO: Eurovision star Ronnie Carroll dies

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 22:59
The death is announced of Belfast-born singer Ronnie Carroll, who represented the UK on successive years at the Eurovision Song Contest in the early 1960s.
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VIDEO: Nick Robinson on Labour's manifesto

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 21:27
Nick Robinson gives his assessment of Labour's election manifesto launched by leader Ed Miliband on Monday.
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VIDEO: Election 2015: View from Manchester

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 20:30
Loyalties to political parties are evolving in Manchester, the city Ed Miliband chose to launch the Labour manifesto
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VIDEO: 'We would not accept £12 billion cuts'

BBC test - Mon, 2015-04-13 19:58
Nick Clegg tells the BBC the Liberal Democrats would not consider another coalition with the Conservatives if the Tories went ahead with their proposal for £12 billion of welfare cuts.
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