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Bank holidays, then and now: should we have more?

Here's something for you to think about while you're enjoying the Bank Holiday weather - you could be getting more time off if trades union officials get their way.

The TUC is calling for the UK to have more Bank Holidays. It says this country has fewer than most of our European neighbours and wants four more public holidays throughout the year.

Days off are a tradition that go back centuries, as Kevin Ashford reports.