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VIDEO: Donations pour in for mugged pensioner

Sat, 2015-01-31 20:57
A fund to help a 67-year-old disabled man who was mugged outside his home in Gateshead has raised more than £150,000.
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VIDEO: Trampolining fitness craze takes off

Sat, 2015-01-31 11:36
The BBC's Mike Bushell tries trampolining as a fitness alternative to running.
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VIDEO: Cumberbatch: Pardon convicted gay men

Sat, 2015-01-31 11:00
Benedict Cumberbatch and members of codebreaker Alan Turing's family are among those calling for thousands of men who were prosecuted for being gay to be pardoned.
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VIDEO: Army 'must think in novel ways'

Sat, 2015-01-31 10:01
The Army is setting up a new unit that will use psychological operations and social media to help fight wars "in the information age".
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VIDEO: Starlings 'ballet' thrills city

Sat, 2015-01-31 09:41
People in Norwich have been turning their heads skywards at thousands of starlings performing a "mesmerising murmuration" en route to a new city roost.
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VIDEO: Escapee D-Day veteran's funeral

Fri, 2015-01-30 20:33
The funeral is held of Sussex war veteran Bernard Jordan, who left his care home to attend D-Day commemorations in France.
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VIDEO: Car-flip hedge smash driver jailed

Fri, 2015-01-30 17:37
A banned driver who flipped his car through a hedge after reaching almost 100mph with a four-year-old passenger inside is jailed for 12 months.
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VIDEO: Close-up: Churchill funeral train restored

Fri, 2015-01-30 16:17
The National Railway Museum in York has refurbished Sir Winston Churchill's funeral train, to mark the 50th anniversary of the event.
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VIDEO: No apology for IS comments

Fri, 2015-01-30 16:08
Boris Johnson spoke to the BBC about earlier comments he made on those who join extremist groups
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VIDEO: More snow forecast for parts of UK

Fri, 2015-01-30 15:07
Wintry weather continues to cause travel disruption in parts of England.
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VIDEO: Murray on Kim's colourful outburst

Fri, 2015-01-30 09:41
Andy Murray admits he and his entourage were pushed to the limit in his Australian Open semi-final win over Tomas Berdych.
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VIDEO: Rantzen: 'Lipman comments insulting'

Fri, 2015-01-30 09:10
Esther Rantzen says Maureen Lipman's comments over a rise in anti-Semitism are "incredibly insulting to Britain".
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VIDEO: Restoring 'Britain's Sistine Chapel'

Thu, 2015-01-29 19:42
Work to give the Painted Hall of the Old Royal Naval College its first major restoration in over half a century is due to begin.
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VIDEO: Crossrail breaks through under City

Thu, 2015-01-29 16:54
Crossrail workers have made their latest breakthrough by tunnelling under the City of London.
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VIDEO: Are there too many women in prison?

Thu, 2015-01-29 15:51
A pioneering new scheme which aims to offer women an alternative punishment to going to jail is to be extended in England.
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VIDEO: Heavy snow disrupts parts of UK

Thu, 2015-01-29 14:21
BBC correspondents report from the areas of the UK which are worst hit by the snow.
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VIDEO: Museum's famous dinosaur on the move

Thu, 2015-01-29 14:14
The Natural History Museum's long-time entrance hall exhibit of a Diplodocus dinosaur will be replaced by a giant blue whale skeleton.
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VIDEO: Off-switch for fracking in the UK?

Thu, 2015-01-29 13:41
Hold-ups in Westminster, Scotland and Lancashire deal a blow to plans government plans for a shale gas revolution.
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VIDEO: Farage 'no better' for Dry January

Thu, 2015-01-29 13:32
Nigel Farage says he does not feel any better for taking part in Dry January, abstaining from alcohol for a month.
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VIDEO: Chilcot 'did not really explain' delay

Thu, 2015-01-29 11:34
Sir John Chilcot has yet to explain reasons for the delay to his inquiry says ex-Home Office minister Norman Baker.
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