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2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 25 September 2009

Jeremy discusses former servicemen in prison, two conmen jailed for fake adverts on Gumtree, Lord Adonis discusses Britain's road network and we also talk about spiders.

Music Played

13 items
  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Ashes To Ashes

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Dan England

    Dan England and John Ford Coley Love Is The Answer

    (Single), Big Tree

  • Image for Michael Bublé

    Michael Bublé Haven't Met You Yet

    Crazy Love, Reprise, 1

  • Image for Bryan Ferry

    Bryan Ferry Let's Stick Together

    Bryan Ferry/Roxy Music - Street Life, Eg

  • Image for Amy Macdonald

    Amy Macdonald This Is The Life

    (CD Single), Vertigo

  • Image for R.E.M.

    R.E.M. Shiny Happy People

    The Greatest Hits Of 1991 (Various), Telstar

  • Image for Dolly Parton

    Dolly Parton 9 To 5

    Dolly Parton: The Ultimate Collection, BMG/RCA

  • Image for Scouting for Girls

    Scouting for Girls Heartbeat

    (CD Single), Epic

  • Image for Simply Red

    Simply Red Fairground

    Simply Red Greatest Hits, East West Records

  • Image for Pixie Lott

    Pixie Lott Boys And Girls

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Babooshka

    Kate Bush - The Whole Story, EMI

  • Image for New Musik

    New Musik Living By Numbers

    Hits Of The 80's - Various Artists, Columbia

  • Image for Elbow

    Elbow One Day Like This

    (CD Single), Fiction, 1

  • Servicemen Jailed

    Servicemen Jailed

    There are almost as many former servicemen in prison as there are British forces in Afghanistan, according to a probation officers union.

  • Gumtree


    Two men have been jailed for putting fake car adverts on the Gumtree website and then robbing the people who responded.

    Find out more here.
  • Motorway Special

    Motorway Special

    We have a motorways special with the Transport Secretary Lord Adonis where he answers listeners' questions about the arteries of Britain's road network.

  • Spiders!


    How do you deal with spiders following news that they've had a bumper autumn.

    Find out more here.


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