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Today: Thursday 5 June 2008

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Head of the Youth Justice Board, Rod Morgan, on government plans to toughen up the way knife crime is dealt with.

0712
OFCOM have announced a new code of practice to ensure internet speeds are properly advertised. Will people want to pay more to get faster speeds?

0715
The government wants to introduce big medical centres that would include not only GPs but various services as well. Would these so-called polyclinics put the quality of patient care at risk?

0718
Business with Adam Shaw.

0721
Steve Winyard, Head of Public Policy at the Royal National Institute of the Blind explains why Hybrid cars such as the Prius could be a risk for blind people.

0725
Sport with Garry Richardson.

0730
The UN food summit has been taking place in Rome this week. Nobel laureate Mohammed Yunus, the Bangladeshi economist, on how to solve the world food crisis.

0737
Today's papers.

0740
James Naughtie is in Washington and reports on how Senator McCain is targeting his Democratic opponent, Barack Obama.

0742
Today's papers.

0748
Thought for the day with Vishvapani, a member of the Western Buddhist Order.

0810
The prime minister is meeting police chiefs to talk about tougher action against teenagers who carry knives. Ken Jones, the president of ACPO, will discuss the problem.

0818
The BBC has rejected claims by an MP that its coverage of immigration has led to an increase in attacks on Poles living in the UK.

0823
An orchestral performance inspired by a BBC television news bulletin and featuring celebrated cellist Julian Lloyd-Webber is being performed at an arts festival in Birmingham.

0827
Sports news with Garry Richardson.

0830
Today reporter Jon Manel investigates inspection procedures for care homes and speaks to Coroner John Matthews who says the system is "worse than useless".

0842
Business news with Adam Shaw.

0847
Why are angry Ukrainians are writing to the BBC? Gabriel Gatehouse reports from Kiev.

0852
Hillary Clinton will formally abandon her presidential bid on Saturday, and back Democratic rival Barack Obama. What should she say in her concession speech?




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