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  1. 13/01/2015

    With serious assaults at a record high, is there a crisis unfolding in the prison system?

    First broadcast: 13 Jan 2015

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  2. Continuing Healthcare: The Secret Fund

    Care Crisis: Can the NHS afford long-term community nursing care for the old and the sick?

    First broadcast: 18 Nov 2014

  3. Dirty Secrets

    What is being done to tackle the UK's £1 billion black market in illegal waste dumping?

    First broadcast: 11 Nov 2014

  4. Private Equity: Winners and Losers

    Did private equity takeovers play a role in the collapse of some major high street names?

    First broadcast: 04 Nov 2014

  5. The Last Taboo?

    Is there a hidden problem of child sex abuse within Britain's Asian communities?

    First broadcast: 28 Oct 2014

  6. Ebola

    Simon Cox investigates why it took so long for the world to wake up to the threat of ebola

    First broadcast: 21 Oct 2014

  7. NHS: Testing the Market

    What lies behind plans to outsource NHS cancer care in parts of the Midlands?

    First broadcast: 14 Oct 2014

  8. Fraud: The Thin Blue Line

    Do official crime figures reflect the rise in fraud, and are police able to combat it?

    First broadcast: 07 Oct 2014

  9. Border Security: All at Sea?

    With concern over illegal immigrants and returning extremists, how secure are UK borders?

    First broadcast: 30 Sep 2014

  10. Rigged Markets?

    Is a scandal bigger than Libor brewing for the banks? Did they rig other key markets?

    First broadcast: 23 Sep 2014

  11. Abused but Not Heard

    Victims of sexual abuse at Knowl View school in Rochdale tell their side of the story.

    First broadcast: 16 Sep 2014

  12. Childhood Cancer

    Childhood Cancer: Is red tape stopping the development of new drug treatments?

    First broadcast: 15 Jul 2014

  13. Late Payments

    Will new government measures help small companies being crippled by late-paid bills?

    First broadcast: 08 Jul 2014

  14. A Deadly Dilemma

    The dilemmas faced by charities trying to help people in areas run by militant groups.

    First broadcast: 01 Jul 2014

  15. Yarl's Wood

    Simon Cox investigates conditions in Yarl's Wood immigration removal centre.

    First broadcast: 24 Jun 2014

  16. Inside the Abattoir

    After the recent debate over halal meat, Allan Urry investigates Britain's abattoirs.

    First broadcast: 17 Jun 2014

  17. Northern Ireland: A Bitter Legacy

    How well is Northern Ireland dealing with the legacy of 30 years of sectarian violence?

    First broadcast: 10 Jun 2014

  18. Short-selling Students?

    Are students getting a fair deal in the cut-throat world of higher education?

    First broadcast: 03 Jun 2014

  19. Practices Under Pressure

    Is the family doctor an endangered species? Jenny Cuffe reports.

    First broadcast: 27 May 2014

  20. Miscarriage of Justice

    Righting Wrongs: How effective is the system for investigating miscarriages of justice?

    First broadcast: 20 May 2014

  21. Street Slaves

    Modern-day slavery in the UK - how the homeless and vulnerable are used for cheap labour.

    First broadcast: 13 May 2014

  22. Election Fraud

    Is organised voting fraud skewing the outcome of local elections in some parts of Britain?

    First broadcast: 11 Mar 2014

  23. The Accountant Kings

    What role do accountants play in managing modern Britain? Simon Cox investigates.

    First broadcast: 04 Mar 2014

  24. Deadly Hospitals?

    Does the NHS rely on the wrong statistics to judge hospitals? Gerry Northam reports.

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2014

  25. Repeat Offenders

    Are government reforms to probation on track and will they work? Danny Shaw investigates.

    First broadcast: 18 Feb 2014

  26. Flooding: Best Laid Plans?

    How well prepared is Britain's transport infrastructure to weather the winter storms?

    First broadcast: 11 Feb 2014

  27. Cut-Price Care

    Are the old and vulnerable paying the price of cuts in home care?

    First broadcast: 04 Feb 2014

  28. Food Fraud

    After last year's horsemeat scandal, have enough lessons been learned?

    First broadcast: 28 Jan 2014

  29. Default by Design?

    Predatory or prudent? Has RBS been playing fair with its business customers?

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2014

  30. Liquid Assets

    As water company bills rise, Lesley Curwen investigates where the money goes.

    First broadcast: 14 Jan 2014

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