While Pope Benedict's successor will be chosen in March we ask what will go on behind the scenes at the Vatican between this and the eventual white smoke from the chimneys of the Sistine Chapel. From Rome we're joined by John Allen, senior correspondent with the National Catholic Reporter.
"The guards didn't seem to believe it was her I had seen" Philip Boucher Hayes tracked down and spoke to a witness who believes he has significant information on the Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder case.
The band we know now as Blur was actually discovered by Irish music journalist, Leo Finlay. As the super group played Electric Picnic last weekend, Leo's son, Colm made this moving piece about what the band meant to his dad, who died at the age of 32.