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2 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 01 July 2009

Jeremy discusses the possible closure of two naval shipyards, how to protect yourself from lightning strikes, does your child carry a knife, and people who impersonate war heroes by wearing medals.

Music Played

12 items
  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay The Hardest Part

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for The Four Seasons

    The Four Seasons December '63 (Oh What A Night)

    The Very Best Of, Polygram Tv, 11

  • Image for a-ha

    a-ha Foot Of The Mountain

    (CD Single), Universal, 3

  • Image for Queen

    Queen Killer Queen

    Queen - Greatest Hits, Parlophone, 2

  • Image for Amy Macdonald

    Amy Macdonald Poison Prince

    (CD Single), Vertigo

  • Image for Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu

    Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu Wiyathul

    (CD Single)

  • Image for ZZ Top

    ZZ Top Sharp Dressed Man

    Eliminator, Warner Bros

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue Can't Get You Out Of My Head

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for Bobby Goldsboro

    Bobby Goldsboro Summer (The First Time)

    The Gold Album (Various Artists), The Hit Label Ltd

  • Image for Ultravox

    Ultravox Vienna

    Fantastic 80's Disc 2 (Various Artis, Columbia, 3

  • Image for Paul Carrack

    Paul Carrack Just 4 Tonight

    (CD Single)

  • Image for The Corrs

    The Corrs Summer Sunshine

    (CD Single), Atlantic

  • Shipyard Closures

    Shipyard Closures

    Two naval shipyards could shut. We speak to someone who says the government should copy a German scheme where troubled companies get state cash to pay the wages.

    Find out more here.
  • Lightning Strikes

    Lightning Strikes

    The heatwave continues with the threat of thundery showers in some areas. How should you protect yourself from a lightning strike?

    Find out more here.
  • Knives


    Trading standards officers have called for online knife sales to be banned after a fifteen year old bought a machete on the internet. What should you do if you discover your child carries a knife?

  • War Medals

    War Medals

    We discuss the Walter Mittys who impersonate war heroes by wearing others' medals.


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