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2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 29 December 2009

Jeremy discusses the man who tried to blow up a transatlantic flight; the execution of Akmal Shaikh in China; your Christmas rubbish; and finally a man suffering from paralysis.

Music Played

10 items
  • Image for Culture Club

    Culture Club Karma Chameleon

    Fantastic 80's Disc 1 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • Image for Alicia Keys

    Alicia Keys Empire State Of Mind (Part II) Broken Down

    The Element Of Freedom, Sony Music, 14

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Talk

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Babooshka

    Kate Bush - The Whole Story, EMI

  • Image for Simon & Garfunkel

    Simon & Garfunkel The Boxer

    The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel, Columbia

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Sound And Vision

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Michael Bublé

    Michael Bublé Cry Me A River

    Crazy Love, Reprise, 1

  • Image for Rickie Lee Jones

    Rickie Lee Jones Chuck E's In Love

    Country Roads (Various Artists), Polygram Tv

  • Image for Paloma Faith

    Paloma Faith Do You Want The Truth Or Something Beautiful?

    (CD Single), Epic, 1

  • Image for The Mamas & The Papas

    The Mamas & The Papas California Dreamin'

    The Best Of, MCA, 2

  • Jet Plot Suspect

    Jet Plot Suspect

    What turns a middle-class school boy into a terrorist suspect?

    Find out more here.
  • Brit Executed in China

    Brit Executed in China

    A British man convicted of drug smuggling in China has been executed.

    Find out more here.
  • Christmas Rubbish

    Christmas Rubbish

    Have you kept your Christmas rubbish to a minimum? And have you seen the bin men this week?

  • Locked-In


    A man who was locked-in his own body for 14 years tells his story. He was thought to be in a vegetative state, when actually he was fully conscious.


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