– Every Friday we bring you the week’s news in emojis. We’re being strict on ourselves and only using the standard emoji set approved by the people at Unicode. This week there are animals, lots of ’em. And some Christmas parcels. Can you work them out? If you get stuck, check the answers at the bottom of the page. Story 1 Story 2 Story 3 Story 4 Story 5 Answers 1 – Lewis Hamilton becomes Formula 1 word champion for the second time (and tells Newsbeat all about his music plans, you can listen to that on Soundcloud) 2 – Animal rights campaigners in Switzerland get angry about the apparent rural tradition of eating.
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