VIDEO: Is video gaming a spectator sport?

BBC test - Mon, 2014-08-25 06:20
Video game fans descend on Coventry for the UK's biggest gaming festival but is watching others play really a spectator sport?
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VIDEO: Redheads of the world unite

BBC test - Mon, 2014-08-25 00:06
Joleen Cronin is the organiser of the Irish Redhead Convention taking place in Crosshaven in southern Ireland.
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VIDEO: Ebola patient arrives in the UK

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 22:48
A Briton who contracted the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has been flown back to the UK by RAF jet.
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VIDEO: Richard Attenborough dies at 90

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 22:16
Nick Higham looks back at the life of the actor and film-maker Lord Richard Attenborough, who has died at the age of 90.
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VIDEO: Police question Sir Cliff Richard

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 19:13
Sir Cliff Richard has been interviewed under caution by South Yorkshire Police in connection with an alleged historical sexual offence, his spokesman says.
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VIDEO: Funeral for presenter Gerry Anderson

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 16:19
Mourners at the funeral of broadcaster Gerry Anderson hear that he was "a man who knew who he was" and "a man who could rename a city".
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VIDEO: Rugby star swaps pitch for plumbing

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 11:14
Kat Downes spends the day with Women's Rugby World Cup star Marlie Packer as she returns to her day job as a plumber.
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VIDEO: Cellist: 'Alcohol was my medicine'

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 10:34
Cellist Rachael Lander talks about how she secretly used alcohol and beta-blockers to get through concerts and her eventual road to recovery.
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VIDEO: Scottish vote: Living on the edge

BBC test - Sun, 2014-08-24 09:35
The Scottish independence referendum takes place on 18 September - Mark Denton looks at how the result could affect English communities just south of the border.
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Stone tools point to diversity of traditions among early humans

Stonepages - Sat, 2014-08-23 15:52
The biggest ever comparative study of stone tools dating to between 130,000 and 75,000 years ago found in the region between sub-Saharan Africa and Eurasia shows marked differences in the...
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Earliest human burial site uncovered in Cyprus

Stonepages - Sat, 2014-08-23 15:51
Archaeologists have discovered what they believe could be one of the earliest documented formal human burials found on the island of Cyprus. The burial of an adult individual, probably a...
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VIDEO: Georgian garden opens for first time

BBC test - Sat, 2014-08-23 14:16
One of Europe's largest walled gardens opens to the public for the first time.
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VIDEO: How to have a day out on the cheap

BBC test - Sat, 2014-08-23 08:49
Finance reporter Kevin Peachey looks at the popularity of attractions that are both free and those that charge an entrance fee and considers how you can keep costs down on a day out.
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VIDEO: From bandit country to beauty area

BBC test - Sat, 2014-08-23 05:03
BBC Ireland Correspondent Chris Bucker looks at how funding is turning an area known by some as "bandit country" into an area of beauty in south Armagh.
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Game of Thrones' Dolorous Edd proves he's a chipper chap for Hadrian's Wall exhibition

24 Hour Museum - Sat, 2014-08-23 00:00
He might be a taciturn figure on the HBO series Game of Thrones, but 'Dolorous Edd' actor Ben Crompton showed he was game for a laugh along Hadrian's Wall this week.
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VIDEO: Calls to combat radicalisation

BBC test - Fri, 2014-08-22 23:01
Prime Minister David Cameron is facing more calls from across the political spectrum to do more to combat radicalisation among British Muslims.
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VIDEO: I'm no racist or sexist - Mackay

BBC test - Fri, 2014-08-22 21:53
Former Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay denies being "racist, sexist, homophobe or anti-Semitic" after sending offensive text messages.
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VIDEO: Dowry 'should be banned' in Britain

BBC test - Fri, 2014-08-22 21:15
A leading British QC says the custom of dowry should be banned in the UK
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VIDEO: Couple find love on transplant ward

BBC test - Fri, 2014-08-22 21:13
Two liver transplant patients have said their lives have changed unrecognisably after they found love on the transplant ward.
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VIDEO: Rapid 'doctor's assistant' expansion

BBC test - Fri, 2014-08-22 20:57
The NHS is to rapidly expand the number of physician associates, who take histories of patients, examine them and make simple diagnoses.
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