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3 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 11 November 2009

Peter Allen and Aasmah Mir with reports on record youth unemployment and the teenager who has been jailed indefinitely for raping a five-year-old.

And people all over Britain have marked Armistice Day with two minutes of silence.

In sport, Luke Young declines an England call-up and Germany cancel their friendly against Chile in tribute to Robert Enke.


2 items
  • Lib Dem perspective on unemployment figures

    New figures show that the number of young people in the UK out of work has reached a record high of almost 20%. Steve Webb is the Work & Pensions spokesman for the Liberal Democrats.

  • Finding work if you're young and unemployed

    Phil East and Leanne Connor, both in Salford, help young people trying to climb onto the jobs ladder. What's the employment situation like for youngsters in North West England?


5 live Energy Day highlights

5 live Energy Day highlights

Highlights from 5 live's Energy Day, including a video of Peter Allen in a hamster wheel.

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