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VIDEO: 'I always think of Cilla as a kid'

1 hour 35 min ago
Sir Bruce Forsyth, who was a friend of Cilla Black, says it is hard to believe that she has died at the age of 72.
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VIDEO: 'Cilla always looked spot on'

1 hour 55 min ago
Barbara Windsor, who was friends with Cilla Black for many years, says she is "desperately sad" to hear of her death.
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VIDEO: McQueen show opens at night

2 hours 19 min ago
An exhibition showcasing the work of Alexander McQueen has proved so popular that the V&A has remained open throughout the night.
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VIDEO: Calais migrant: 'We are not animals'

12 hours 53 min ago
An Ethiopian lawyer, Beybe, one of a group of migrants pepper-sprayed by French police as they try to cross fencing at the Channel Tunnel terminal in Calais, talks to the BBC's Gavin Lee.
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VIDEO: 'We saw massive ball of black smoke'

Sat, 2015-08-01 16:19
An eyewitness has described the moment a plane "disappeared" from view before crashing at CarFest in Cheshire.
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VIDEO: Where is the wettest place in Scotland?

Sat, 2015-08-01 11:44
Some parts of Scotland have seen more rainfall this July than since records began.
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VIDEO: Southern Fried takes Perth to its roots

Sat, 2015-08-01 11:39
Perth is the unlikely destination for Southern Fried, a festival of American Roots music -- the sounds of the US southern states.
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VIDEO: Festival of Ian celebrates mischief

Sat, 2015-08-01 11:27
A new festival is under way in Glasgow celebrating the life of Ian Smith, who with his company Mischief La Bas, spent two decades gently poking fun at the public.
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VIDEO: 'Blue moon' as seen around the world

Sat, 2015-08-01 03:27
There has been a rare opportunity to witness a unique lunar event in the night sky; a so-called "blue moon".
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VIDEO: 'I want to win it for the girls'

Fri, 2015-07-31 23:23
Kayaker Kathryn Smith has been competing for Team GB in the Special Olympics currently being held in Los Angeles.
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VIDEO: Cyclist who dragged toddler pleads guilty

Fri, 2015-07-31 20:12
A cyclist who knocked down a toddler and dragged her along a pavement has pleaded guilty to dangerous cycling.
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VIDEO: Spectacular Wookey nooks revealed

Fri, 2015-07-31 16:13
A new cave which lies more than 80 metres beneath the Mendip Hills in Somerset has been opened up to the public for the first time.
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VIDEO: 'Mog On The Tyne': Geordie cat cafe

Fri, 2015-07-31 14:13
Newcastle has opened its first cat cafe called 'Mog On The Tyne' offering coffee, cake and cats.
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VIDEO: PM: Migrant crisis 'needs more work'

Fri, 2015-07-31 12:08
After chairing the government's emergency committee, Cobra, Prime Minister David Cameron admits that ''more work'' needs to be done to tackle the migrant crisis in Calais.
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VIDEO: Why this baby sloth has a soft toy

Fri, 2015-07-31 10:51
A zookeeper at ZSL London Zoo is hand-rearing a baby sloth with the help of a soft toy, after its mother stopped producing milk and was unable to care for it.
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VIDEO: Cats killed by 'horrible' poisoning

Fri, 2015-07-31 08:14
An investigation has begun after 44 cats were poisoned on two neighbouring streets in Boston in Lincolnshire in the last two years.
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VIDEO: Trafficking victim 'could not escape'

Fri, 2015-07-31 07:44
A victim of human trafficking has told the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme how she was forced into prostitution in Albania and trafficked across Europe.
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VIDEO: Homeless beggar 'not hurting anyone'

Fri, 2015-07-31 06:00
Robbie, who begs on the streets in Liverpool and is homeless talks to the BBC about his life.
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VIDEO: 'Too many to count' through Calais fence

Fri, 2015-07-31 05:03
Migrants have once more broken through police lines in Calais trying to enter the Channel Tunnel.
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VIDEO: World's longest man-made wave to open

Fri, 2015-07-31 00:09
The world's longest man-made surf wave has been unveiled on the site of an old aluminium factory in North Wales, UK.
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