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BBC staff striking over 'excessive workloads'

BBC staff outside Broadcasting House on Whiteladies Road. Credit: ITV News West Country

BBC staff in Bristol are taking part in a nationwide half day walk-out.

It's part of an ongoing dispute over 2,000 threatened jobs cuts, 'excessive workloads' and alleged bullying.

Members of two journalists' unions began the strike at midday in a move likely to hit live programming.