Some 200 of the worst performing primary schools in England are to be removed from local authority control and transformed into academies, under the leadership of private sponsors.
Plus news of Ed Balls' calls for a temporary cut in VAT to help boost the economy.
IVF on the NHS is meant to be free for everyone, everywhere - but find out why that's not always the case. We raise that with our guest of the day, the Labour peer and fertility expert Robert Winston.
And roll up your shirt sleeves, get your woolly jumpers out as the Liberal Democrats are having an away day. We'll be finding out just what they get up to with former MP Lembit Opik.