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Bleak UN assessment of UK child well-being

According to a Unicef report into the well-being of children, the UK comes 19th out of 24 OECD countries on questions of material well-being, behind Greece, Portugal, France and Ireland.

Liz MacKean reports on the results and the widening gap between Britain's poorest and richest children.

Broadcast on Thursday 2 December 2010.

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