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2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 27 July 2010

Jeremy discusses the public joining the front line police, we talk about failed adoptions and why they go wrong, we discuss the grandfather who died from 'happy slapping' and finally we talk about self-service checkouts.

Music Played

11 items
  • Image for Spandau Ballet

    Spandau Ballet To Cut A Long Story Short

    Fantastic 80's - 3 (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Billy Joel

    Billy Joel My Life

    Billy Joel - Greatest Hits Vol.2, CBS

  • Image for Paloma Faith

    Paloma Faith New York

    (CD Single), Epic, 1

  • Image for Duran Duran

    Duran Duran Ordinary World

    No Greater Love (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for Justin Nozuka

    Justin Nozuka Heartless

    (CD Single)

  • Image for Bryan Adams

    Bryan Adams and Melanie C When You're Gone

    Bryan Adams - The Best Of Me, Mercury

  • Image for Eurythmics

    Eurythmics Here Comes The Rain Again

    Eurythmics - Greatest Hits, RCA

  • Image for Rumer

    Rumer Slow

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello Alison

    The Man, Imp Records, 4

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow Summer Day

    (CD Single), A&M, 1

  • Image for Stealers Wheel

    Stealers Wheel Stuck In The Middle With You

    (Single), A&M

  • Policing


    We discuss the government's plan to involve more members of the public in frontline policing - do you want to be a special or a police reservist?

  • Adoption


    What happens when adoptions fail? We speak to a mother who couldn’t cope with her adopted daughter.

  • Happy Slapping

    Happy Slapping

    We discuss the teenagers who fatally beat a man in front of his three year old granddaughter in an attack which was filmed on mobile phones.

    Find out more here.
  • Checkouts


    And what do you think of self service checkouts?


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