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Are we losing the art of handwriting?

17 May 2014 Last updated at 13:03 BST

The art of handwriting has been under scrutiny after new figures show that two thirds of teachers admit not giving students the marks they deserve because of poor writing.

And a health watchdog has said that patients' lives are being put at risk due to illegible scribbles from doctors.

Mary Hind-Portley, a school improvement officer, examined BBC Breakfast presenters' handwritten letters.

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