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Food critics versus flag rioters in Belfast, and who wears a watch anymore?

Would you pay for help to propose marriage? Has the mobile phone killed off the wristwatch? The food critics leading a fight against Belfast flag rioters. With Julian Worricker.

Is it romantic to pay for help to propose marriage? We hear from the proposal planners who offer to inject some imagination into how you pop the question.
Fewer watches are sold in Britain as we rely on our mobiles phones to keep us on time. Has the wristwatch finally gone out of fashion?
And as riots over the flying of the Union Flag hit the economy of Belfast, there's a fight back from an unexpected quarter. Local food critics launch a campaign in support of local businesses.

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