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Cheltenham Literature Festival opens its doors

4 October 2013 Last updated at 21:01 BST

Some 130,000 people are expected to attend this year's Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Singer Cerys Matthews, broadcaster Ian Hislop and Doctor Who writer and producer Steven Moffatt are some of the people taking part.

The festival opened its doors on Friday and runs until 13 October.

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