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Junior Smart - gang member to mentor

Duration:
25 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 20 November 2012

Matthew Bannister talks to Junior Smart, the London street gang member who served his time and now helps other young offenders get back on track. Also, Father Paolo Cugini, the Italian priest who spent the last 14 years working in poverty-stricken villages in Brazil, now preparing to return to Italy.

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