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45 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 27 September 2009

Pope Benedict is expected to come to Britain in September 2010 - we discuss how the landscape has changed since his predecessor's visit nearly 30 years earlier.

The nation's political officianados are busy at party conferences; the Communities and Local Government secretary, John Denham, talks to Sunday about the part faith groups can play in building community cohesion.

And what does the discovery of the Staffordshire hoard tell us about the relationship between paganism and Christianity?



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