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Local TV stations 'expensive' to set up

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt will today announce the 65 towns and cities that are in the running to host new local television services.

Former chief executive of Channel 5 David Elstein explains why Mr Hunt is "pushing a rock uphill".

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