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All the reaction as the football transfer window closes on a busy summer's dealing. Phil takes reaction from journalists and listeners, and crunches the numbers of a £500 million summer spending spree.

Should we rule out the Syria question coming back before Parliament? We hear from two MPs - one who says the question is settled and one who says history shows public opinion and events can change things

Plus we look at the returns of Strictly and X-Factor in our regular arts and entertainment news round up: Back Row.

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Mon 2 Sep 2013 23:00

Essential Phil Williams

Entertaining chat and interviews covering sport, showbiz and news with Phil Williams.