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Switch-off for traditional bulbs

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It will be illegal to make or import 100 watt - or more powerful - traditional light bulbs into the UK from Tuesday.

Under new EU rules, all 100 watt and frosted bulbs will be banned in favour of the energy-saving variety.

Wyre Davies reports.

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