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Mo Farah's teacher speaks out

The teacher who launched Mo Farah's career has attacked the government over cuts to school sport.

Mo's former teacher speaks out over cuts to school sport

The teacher who launched Mo Farah's career has attacked the government over cuts to school sport.

The man who put Mo Farah on the road to double Olympic glory took the stage at Labour's Party Conference to criticise government cuts in school sports.

Alan Watkinson was the PE teacher at Mo Farah's school in Feltham and persuaded him to focus on running.

More now from our political correspondent Simon Harris.

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