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28 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 07 November 2012

Susan Hulme and the BBC's parliamentary team with the latest news from Westminster and beyond. We report on the Home Secretary's announcement that the police are going to examine whether there were shortcomings in the Waterhouse inquiry into child abuse at North Wales care homes in the 1970s and 1980s. There's also a report on how the Welsh Government is dealing with the allegations. Also on the programme: how Ash dieback disease could be a "national tragedy" and MPs debate the decision to suspend the former Labour Minister, Denis Macshane over his abuse of the expenses system.


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