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06/02/2013

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 06 February 2013

Morning news and current affairs with John Humphrys and Justin Webb, including:

0750
Clarissa Baldwin, chief executive of Dogs Trust, examines news that all dogs in England will need to be micro chipped to help tackle the growing problem of strays roaming the streets, Environment Secretary Owen Paterson will announce today.

0810
The public inquiry into the biggest scandal in the history of the NHS - hundreds of deaths caused by poor care at Mid Staffordshire Hospital Trust is published today. Today presenter Sarah Montague reports and Mike Farrar, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, looks into where nursing fell down.

0830
MEPs vote today to end overfishing and ban discards of unwanted dead fish. Richard Benyon, the Fisheries Minister, explains why the vote is necessary.

0840
The public inquiry into the biggest scandal in the history of the NHS is published today. Today reporter Andrew Hosken asks whether something has gone wrong with the management culture at the NHS.

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Wednesday 6 February

A public inquiry into why NHS managers failed to spot the neglect of thousands of patients at Stafford Hospital is published today. There are plans for every dog in England to get a microchip so they cannot be lost and become stray. And what impact did Kraftwerk have on music?

  • 6 Feb 2013 08:54:30

    0855

    Rebecca Adlington has retired from professional swimming at the age of 23. Simon Kuper, sports writer, and Sally Walton, 31-year old member of the England women's hockey team, discuss the peak age for an athlete.
  • 6 Feb 2013 08:52:05

    0850

    We've been hearing this morning about the shocking standards of care in hospitals in mid Staffordshire, but when it came to NHS managers, there were few resignations and no sackings. Has something gone wrong with the management culture at the NHS? Andrew Hosken reports.
  • 6 Feb 2013 08:40:26

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    Susan Cain, writer and author, and Baroness Tyler, vice chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Social Mobility, discuss news that a group of MPs and Peers are calling for young people to be taught to develop character and resilience alongside more traditional academic skills.

  • 6 Feb 2013 08:32:02

    0835

    MEPs vote today to end overfishing and ban discards of unwanted dead fish. Richard Benyon, the Fisheries Minister, explains why the vote is necessary.

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