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Turning Mount Everest junk into art plus other travel news

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Junk dumped by climbers on Mount Everest over the decades - everything from tents, beer cans and old oxygen cylinders - has been recovered from the mountain slopes and turned into art for a new exhibition in Nepal.

Keith Wallace looks at this and other travel news including visitors to Madeira being warned about an outbreak of dengue fever spread by mosquitoes.

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