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Sean Curran reports as Michael Gove abandons plans to scrap GCSEs in England. The Education Secretary told MPs the changes were a "bridge too far". The incoming Governor of the Bank of England - Mark Carney - shares his thoughts on the UK economy with a group of MPs. There's a report on First Minister's Questions at the Scottish Parliament where Labour accused Alex Salmond of spending too much time thinking about the independence referendum at the expense of cancer patients. And 500 years Richard III is still a divisive figure at Westminster.
Editor: Rebecca Keating.

28 minutes

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Fri 8 Feb 2013 08:31
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