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Andrew May has spent more than £150,000 on Wallace & Gromit memorabilia - including £50,000 on a sculpture from the Gromit Unleashed trail.

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Miliband: 'I look like Wallace' but image isn't important

Labour leader Ed Miliband has admitted to a likeness with "Wallace" from the popular "Wallace and Gromit" films, made by Bristol's Aardman Animations.

But he says politics rather than his image is what is important to him.

Split screen Wallace of Wallace & Gromit and Ed Miliband
Separated at birth? Wallace and Ed Miliband Credit: PA

In a wide-ranging speech to the Royal Institute of British Architects he said:

I am not from central casting. You can find people who are more square-jawed, more chiselled, look less like Wallace.

– Ed Miliband MP, Labour leader

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Two new Gromit statues in Bristol for Christmas

Two new Gromit statues will be back in Bristol in time for Christmas.

Dani Marlborough from Gromit Unleashed among some of the giant Gromit sculptures Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

They will be at the Gromit Unleashed Shop in the Mall at Cribbs Causeway, and will be given out as raffle prizes.

The main Gromit statues were auctioned for more than two million pounds.

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