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This week Edward Leigh MP explains why he opposed the Iraq War, Rupert Shortt reports on Christian persecution around the world and Piers Paul Read explains that marriage is the hard road to happiness. We also report on how new two-child benefit limits could lead to an abortion rise, and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor’s criticism of the prison system.

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