They've become part of every day life - we use them for work, as cameras and video recorders - to go on the internet and for the reason they were invented.... to make phone calls. The humble mobile was invented 40 years ago. Fred and Amanda have been trying them out.
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Radical new trains that will carry millions of passengers on the Thameslink network will be launched today.
Tuesday morning's forecast for the east of the region
Tuesday morning's forecast for the west of the region