Colosseum to open underground corridors

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One of Italy's most famous landmarks is to open its underground corridors to the public for the first time.

Once, ancient Romans were entertained by bloodthirsty shows at the Colosseum - now visitors will be able to see the cells which once held gladiators and wild animals.

Jack Izzard reports.

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