BBC News 30 January 2015 Last updated at 16:57

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Churchill's funeral anniversary marked

The boat that carried Sir Winston Churchill's coffin along the Thames in 1965 makes the same journey on the 50th anniversary of his funeral.


A new-born babyChurches oppose three-person babies

Senior church figures call on the government to block the creation of so-called three-person babies, but scientists urge MPs to back a law change.

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