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Darling says it's 'Wetter Together'

Alistair Darling - quick off the mark - has completed the Ice Bucket Challenge after he was nominated by actor James McAvoy, who also nominated Alex Salmond.

Watch: McAvoy Ice Bucket Challenge

Children 'are not eating enough' in the summer

According to a report carried out for breakfast cereal manufacturer Kelloggs one in ten pupils in Scotland come back to school after not eating enough during the school holidays.

In the North West of England that figure is one in six. Around a third of teachers say they've noticed pupils coming back to school underweight, while about a quarter of all parents say the holidays put an extra burden on their food budget.

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