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Old school Johnson ready to scrap with Osborne?

Shadow chancellor Alan Johnson has the emotional connection with the working-class family but does he have the strong credentials to talk down slippery George Osborne at the dispatch box? Photo: Downing Street

Alan Johnson, the brazen-faced man who bears the scars of hard knocks, is now shadow chancellor. But is he ready to tackle the Coalition’s cuts?

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Two abortions at 19: time for sex education reforms?

Has sexual education been failing us? Alex Colman tries to untangle the situation and finds out about Holly, who had two abortions by the time she was 19, and why England has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in Europe.

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