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The House of Lords considers the situation in South Sudan and the governance of schools. The former Commons Speaker Lady Boothroyd tells peers the Leader of the House of Lords should continue to have a full seat in Cabinet. The House of Commons is not sitting this week. Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster.

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Mon 28 Jul 2014 23:30

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