A report is due this morning detailing the failings of the police and social services in protecting 50 children sexually abused by a gang of mainly Asian men; we hear from a victim and get the reaction from Simon Danczuk, Labour MP for Rochdale. Also on the programme, we report on NHS cuts set to total £25bn by 2015, and look at the effects today's emergency budget and economic reforms in Spain might bring.
0709 The Spanish government will today set its budget for 2013. The BBC's Chris Morris weighs up the public mood in a small town near Valencia.
0714 Business news with Simon Jack.
0717 A report is due this morning detailing the failings of the police and social services in protecting 50 children sexually abused by a gang of mainly Asian men. Today hears the reaction of Labour MP for Rochdale, Simon Danczuk.
0721 Evan Davis speaks to commanding officer Brigadier Edward Chamberlain about the end of a brigade that has recently fought in Afghanistan and Iraq.
A Times editorial suggests all the main parties are reluctant to engage in debate about
the future of the European Union
. Lord Mandelson and Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin debate if a referendum is on the way.
0856 The Oxford English Dictionary and British Council will co-host a debate on Thursday evening entitled Who Cares About English?. John Simpson, Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary, will chair the debate.
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