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Revisiting Dickens's relatives

It's two hundred years ago today that Charles Dickens was born and there will be celebrations the length and breadth of the land.

Today reporter Sanchia Berg went on a rather special tour of Highgate cemetery where the author's relatives are buried, guided not only by the actor Simon Callow but by Dickens' great great grandson Mark.

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