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14/02/2013

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

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Ofsted's director of schools policy, Michael Cladingbowl, explains that the regulator has issued a report that says there is not enough strenuous, physical activity in many of England's school PE lessons. Baroness Sue Campbell, chair of the Youth Sport Trust, outlines what need to be done.

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A former NHS manager has broken the terms of his secret compromise agreement to speak out about his concerns over patient safety which he claims led to his dismissal. Former health secretary, Conservative MP Stephen Dorrell, discusses whether there is a climate of fear inside the NHS.

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It is two years since protesters occupied the Pearl roundabout in the centre of the capital of Bahrain, Manama, and there are reports this morning that a teenage protester has been shot dead in Bahrain. Frank Gardner, the BBC's security correspondent outlines the current political state in the country.

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The BBC's arts correspondent Rebecca Jones reports that the National Theatre's team that created War Horse are reuniting with a version of A Midsummer Night's Dream, in Bristol.

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Stephanie Flanders, the BBC's economics editor, and Kate Barker, former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, analyse the Office for National Statistics' findings that the average British worker is nearly 40% less productive than their US counterpart.

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The former head of an NHS Trust speaks to us about his concerns over patient safety. OFSTED has found there is not enough strenuous physical activity in English schools. And why is the average British worker 40% less productive than the average American?

  • 14 Feb 2013 08:57:40

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    Research shows that one in four cricket players who leave the sport are likely to suffer depression and one in five army veterans will experience mental health problems. Josh Lewsey, a former England rugby international who now works at Citibank, and Jake Wood, a former banker who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, reflect on their own experiences.

  • 14 Feb 2013 08:48:55

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    Ofsted's director of schools policy, Michael Cladingbowl, explains that the regulator has issued a report that says there is not enough strenuous, physical activity in many of England's school PE lessons. Baroness Sue Campbell, chair of the Youth Sport Trust, outlines what need to be done.

  • 14 Feb 2013 08:41:59

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    The village of Arkholme in Lancashire is trying to raise £2m to provide broadband for their community. The BBC's technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones reports.
  • 14 Feb 2013 08:30:39

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    Stephanie Flanders, the BBC’s economics editor, and Kate Barker, former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, analyse the findings of the Office for National Statistics that the average British worker is nearly 40% less productive than their US counterpart.

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