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06/08/2012

The Liberal Democrat Leader - Nick Clegg - is understood to be dropping his plans for Lords reform. We have reaction to that and ask what this means for the future of his party's relationship with the Conservatives.

A year on from the riots we return to one of the areas which was hit to see what's changed - and talk to the Communities Secretary Eric Pickles.

The high profile Conservative MP, Louise Mensch, is to leave Parliament - sparking a by-election in her marginal seat. We ask what lies behind her resignation.

Only two British scientists are involved in NASA's mission to Mars, one of them - Professor Sanjeev Gupta talks to us live.

And how do you keep the jolliness of the Olympics after the Games have finished? - we have a discussion.

45 minutes

Last on

Mon 6 Aug 2012 13:00
BBC Radio 4 FM only

The Listeners’ Election

The Listeners’ Election

Chris Mason reports on the issues that listeners say are important to them this election.

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