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New political party to be set up on the Isles of Scilly

A group of islanders have voted to start a new political party on the Isles of Scilly. "HEART" was set up following concerns over the way the Islands' Council is operating. It now plans to put forward candidates for next May's election. To find out more, check out its website

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A new political party is being set up for the Five Islands Credit: ITV Westcountry

Parents campaign for heart disease tests after death of son

by John Andrews

When the Bolton footballer Fabrice Muamba collapsed on the pitch last month there was some surprise that someone so apparently healthy could succumb to heart disease. But every week in the UK, 12 young people die unexpectedly from similar conditions.

John Andrews reports on how a couple from Paignton whose son died at the age of 21 joined other families in Taunton for a campaign to get more young people tested.

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