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John Hayes MP, Cat Smith MP, Sophie Walker, Toby Young

Ed Stourton presents political debate and discussion from Salford with a panel including John Hayes MP, Cat Smith MP, Sophie Walker and Toby Young.

Ed Stourton presents political debate and discussion from the BBC Philharmonic Studio in Salford with Transport Minister John Hayes MP, Labour Shadow Cabinet Minister Cat Smith MP, the leader of the Women's Equality Party Sophie Walker, and the journalist Toby Young. Topics discussed included the Burkini row in France, the "Northern Powerhouse" - is it alive and well? Could the Labour Party split? The gender pay gap, the honours system and the decline in GCSE exam results this summer. Call 03700 100 444 or email any.answers@bbc.co.uk or tweet using #bbcaq.

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