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Vanessa Feltz Sits In

2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 03 June 2011

Vanessa discusses difficult exam questions, volunteer librarians in David Cameron's constituency, the E. coli outbreak and heartbroken kids on TV talent shows.

Music Played

12 items
  • Image for Matthew Wilder

    Matthew Wilder Break My Stride

    Love & Pride - A Kick Up The 80's: Vo, Old Gold

  • Image for The Pierces

    The Pierces Glorious

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for The Pretenders

    The Pretenders Brass In Pocket

    The Female Touch 2 (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Love's Unkind

    Best Of Donna Summer, Warner Bros.

  • Image for Jonathan Jeremiah

    Jonathan Jeremiah Heart Of Stone

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for Martha Reeves

    Martha Reeves and The Vandellas Dancing In The Street

    Dancing In The Street (Various Artis, Universal Music Tv

  • Image for Nick Lowe

    Nick Lowe Cruel To Be Kind

    Fantastic 70's (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia, 9

  • Image for The Feeling

    The Feeling Set My World On Fire

    (CD Single), Universal Island, 1

  • Image for Neil Diamond

    Neil Diamond Kentucky Woman

    Neil Diamond - The Ultimate Collectio, Columbia/Mca

  • Image for Madness

    Madness It Must Be Love

    The 80's Love Album (Various Artists, Virgin

  • Image for Bee Gees

    Bee Gees You Win Again

    Bee Gees - Their Greatest Hits, Polydor

  • Image for Big Mountain

    Big Mountain Baby I Love Your Way

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

  • A-S Level Maths Error

    A-S Level Maths Error

    Pupils were baffled and upset by an A-S maths question that was literally impossible to answer.

    Are you still haunted by an exam question?

    Vanessa talks to student Aron De Vos and George Turnbull; Spokesman for the Company of Educators.

    Find out more on BBC news online
  • Witney Library

    Witney Library

    David Cameron's constituency of Witney will be using volunteers to run its library.

    Is that another step towards the 'big society', or are we just kidding ourselves that just about anyone can be a librarian?

    Vanessa talks to BBC political reporter Emma Vardy, Tony Hoare from the Chalfont St Giles Library in Buckinghamshire and author Bea Campbell.

    Find out more in this Guardian article
  • E.Coli


    Eighteen people have now died from the E.coli outbreak, and a number have been ill from poisoning in this country.

    Are you now frightened of salad?

    Vanessa talks to BBC's Germany correspondent, Stephen Evans, Gary Marshall; Chairman of the New Covent Garden Market Tenants Association and Professor Hugh Pennington; Bacteriologist at the University of Aberdeen.

    Find out more on BBC news online
  • TV Talent Shows

    TV Talent Shows

    Finally, did the bitter reality of TV talent shows break your child's heart?

    Vanessa talks to Emma Chawner, Stavros Flatley and TV reviewer and writer Sali Hughes.

    Find out more on BBC news online


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