Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

20/12/2011

The Government says it will bring forward legislation to implement changes to public sector pensions after ministers reach an "outline" agreement with a number of unions.
Labour warns the coalition not to use "provocative tactics" as the talks with the unions entered their final stages.
Ministers say they will ensure any change in the law on lobbying has no effect on charities or ordinary voters.
In the Lords, peers consider plans for a badger cull and the Government's moves to restrict access to legal aid.
Susan Hulme and team report on today's events in Parliament.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Tue 20 Dec 2011 23:30

Download: Political Thinking with Nick Robinson

Political Thinking Primary Updated

High-powered discussions that explore the big themes which are shaping our politics.

Week in Westminster

The Week in Westminster

Radio 4's weekly assessment of developments at Westminster.

Westminster Hour

Westminster Hour

Radio 4's Sunday night political discussion programme.