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Budget 2010: Where the famous red boxes are made

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Before Chancellor Alistair Darling announces his budget, he will hold up his famous red box containing the documents.

What is the history behind the famous boxes and where are they made?

The BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan visits the manufacturers Barrow and Gale.

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