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In an interview with First News, Nick Clegg discusses the importance of free school meals for school pupils.
From September all schoolchildren in England aged between 5 and 7 will receive a free school lunch.
In the interview Nick, also discusses the coalition and why Scotland should remain part of the UK.
An extract from Nick's interview is below.
This week the Serious Crime Bill started in the Lords. It is primarily aimed at cracking down, in various ways, on organised criminal gangs. Organised crime remains a significant problem in the UK. There are perhaps as many as 5,500 organised groups operating in the UK, causing huge suffering through activities such as drug and people trafficking, and making an enormous financial impact: they cost the UK an estimated £24 billion a year.