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VIDEO: Pilot 'had to make tough decision'

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 19:12
A pilot who was at the Shoreham Airshow on Saturday, says the pilot of the jet which crashed onto the A27 had to make a tough decision.
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VIDEO: Shoreham: Crane begins plane removal

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 18:29
Parts of the Hawker Hunter jet which crashed onto the A27 in west Sussex on Saturday have been removed from crash site.
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VIDEO: Shoreham plane 'like a bomb'

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 16:04
Vivien Ayling was driving to work along the A27 when she says the jet crashed on the road beside her
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AF: Cosmetic Surgery

Heritage Daily - Mon, 2015-08-24 13:59

 

Welcome to Archae-Facts, the place to find bite-sized chunks of Archaeological Trivia!

Today, we consider the origins of plastic surgery…

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VIDEO: France attack hero 'happy to be alive'

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 13:45
The British man who was awarded France's highest honour, the Legion d'honneur, for helping to prevent a terrorist attack says he is lucky to be alive.
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VIDEO: CCTV footage of rape victim released

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 13:23
Police have praised the "courage" of a rape victim who agreed to the release of CCTV footage showing her attacker carrying her across a Birmingham street.
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VIDEO: Troubles of a Muslim drag queen

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 12:20
Muslim Drag Queens, a new Channel 4 documentary, tackles one of the last taboos of the British Asian community.
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VIDEO: 'Fire-ambulances' respond to 999 calls

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 09:09
If you dialled 999 and asked for an ambulance, how would you feel if a firefighter arrived instead?
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VIDEO: Foreign drivers dodging parking fines

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 08:28
Private debt collection firms are being hired by a number of councils in the UK to recover unpaid parking fines issued to foreign drivers.
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VIDEO: Exploring England's coastal wildlife

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 06:01
Wildlife in the British countryside has been exhaustively catalogued, but the same is not true for wildlife off the coast.
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VIDEO: UK embassy in Iran reopens

BBC test - Mon, 2015-08-24 00:25
The UK has reopened its embassy in the Iranian capital, Tehran, nearly four years after it was closed.
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Décapitation perfume inspired by Catherine Howard indiscretions aims to turn museum visitors into "virile Tudor males"

24 Hour Museum - Mon, 2015-08-24 00:00
A perfume dubbed Décapitation, honouring Catherine Howard, Henry VIII's allegedly unfaithful fifth wife, has been launched in York.
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Mexican artist's 25-ton cast bronze sculpture of two thumbs arrives on Trafalgar Square

24 Hour Museum - Mon, 2015-08-24 00:00
You, a monumental sculpture by the Mexican artist Rivelino, has been installed on King Charles Island in Trafalgar Square as part of the Dual Year of UK and Mexico 2015.
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VIDEO: Man films Shoreham jet crash from A27

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 17:59
New video footage of the Shoreham air crash, shows a vintage Hawker Hunter jet coming down on the A27 road, it is thought killing 11 people.
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VIDEO: Eleven people 'likely died' in air tragedy

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 16:40
Police say it is "highly likely" 11 people have been killed in the Shoreham air crash on Saturday.
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VIDEO: How Ennis-Hill secured world gold

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 16:18
Watch Jessica Ennis-Hill's journey to heptathlon gold at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
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VIDEO: 'Mosques should have message of peace'

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 15:35
The leader of the Muslim Ahmadiyya community has called for the authorities in the UK to monitor what happens in mosques to help counter radicalisation.
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VIDEO: Vicar: 'We must respond as a community'

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 13:04
A memorial service has been held in Shoreham to remember the victims of the jet crash.
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VIDEO: The highs and lows of BBC weather forecasts

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 11:51
As the Met Office loses the contract to provide data for the BBC it has held since 1922, we look back at the art of delivering the weather forecast.
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VIDEO: Eyewitnesses recall Shoreham air crash

BBC test - Sun, 2015-08-23 09:00
Eyewitnesses give their account of events at the Shoreham Air Show, where a Cold War-era fighter jet crashed, killing seven people.
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