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Authorities warn of exploding hoverboard imitations

In the last year, hoverboards have gone from being something from Back to the Future, to the number one item on many children's Christmas lists.

But trading standards has warned that the demand for the boards has lead to an influx of cheap and dangerous imitations.

Simon Gompertz reports.

  • 03 Dec 2015
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