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The Rochdale Council leader tells 5 Live he alerted Greater Manchester Police in 1999 to reports that Cyril Smith was involved in abuse of children at a residential school in Rochdale. Colin Lambert says two weeks after he reported the claims GMP told him they would not pursue them. Comet is to close another 125 stores. And a charity claims that thousands of people with cancer want to work, but can't because of barriers and a lack of support. We talk to patients about their experiences.

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Wed 28 Nov 2012 10:00