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Evan and Jim's review

Lockerbie continues to lead the news agenda.

As the London and Edinburgh governments prepare to publish documents relating to Abdelbasset Ali al Megrahi's release, a Libyan cabinet minister said that the move has "opened the avenue for developing political relations" between his country and the UK.

The Conservative MP Daniel Kawczynski discussed how he believes the letters are further evidence that Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi's release was not merely an act of compassion.

The government is working with the former Conservative education secretary Lord Baker to set up a new generation of technical schools to train teenagers to become builders, technicians and engineers.

He outlined the change in education policy which will revive dedicated training schools of a type not seen since the 1950s.

The government wants its new vocational Diploma to become a core qualification in the education system, as valid as A-levels and GCSEs.

Sir Alan Jones, chairman emeritus of Toyota in the UK and Professor Alan Smithers, director of the Centre for Education and Employment Research, debated whether there is a need for the new qualification.

The Second World War began 70 years ago today. Dignitaries from have gathered on the Baltic coast here to remember the moment when German guns opened fire on a Polish outpost.

Jonny Dymond reported from Gdansk, and Richard Galpin gauged the mood in Moscow.

Nazi Germany's attack on Poland led to Britain declaring war against Germany two days later.

Military historian Richard Holmes and Professor Norman Davies debated whether Britain should be held responsible for Poland's fate in the Second World War.

As the polls are set to close in the BBC's search for the nation's favourite poet. The Director of the Poetry Society Judith Palmer outlines the runners and riders, who include William Wordsworth, Wilfred Owen and Benjamin Zephaniah.

The Royal Society is to publish research into the possibility of using large-scale technological schemes to help remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

Professor Bryan Hoskins from Imperial College, who has contributed to the report, examined whether there are geo-engineering solutions to climate change.

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