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Have you been targeted by a car insurance racket?

2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 28 June 2011

Jeremy discusses car insurance scams, the death of two police dogs left in a car, Greece demonstrating against austerity measures and crying babies in restaurants.

Music Played

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  • Image for Talking Heads

    Talking Heads Road To Nowhere

    Now 1985 - The Millennium Series, Now

  • Image for Caro Emerald

    Caro Emerald That Man

    (CD Single), Dramatico, 1

  • Image for R.E.M.

    R.E.M. Losing My Religion

    R.E.M. - Out Of Time, Warner Bros

  • Image for Irene Cara

    Irene Cara Flashdance (What A Feeling)

    Flashdance, Casablanca

  • Image for The Reads

    The Reads Good Omens

    Stories From The Border, The Reads, 7

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow All I Wanna Do

    The No.1 Acoustic Rock Album (Variou, Polygram Tv

  • Image for KC and The Sunshine Band

    KC and The Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It)

    Disco Fever (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Adele

    Adele Set Fire To The Rain

    21, XL, 5

  • Image for Chris Farlowe

    Chris Farlowe Out Of Time

    99p Guarantees You 73 Minutes 22 Seconds Of Great Music!!! (Various Artists), See For Miles, 2

  • Image for Robert Palmer

    Robert Palmer Some Guys Have All The Luck

    The Very Best Of Robert Palmer, EMI

  • Image for Jonathan Jeremiah

    Jonathan Jeremiah Heart Of Stone

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for The Cars

    The Cars Just What I Needed

    The Cars - Greatest Hits, Elektra

  • Car Insurance Rackets

    Car Insurance Rackets

    Have you been targeted by a car insurance racket? Did somebody text you to claim compo on a crash that never even happened?

    Jeremy talks to Tom Symonds; BBC transport correspondent, Jack Straw MP; Former Justice Secretary and Andrew Wigmore; Claims Council, the trade association for claims management firms.

    Find out more in this Daily Mail article
  • Police Dogs

    Police Dogs

    A police dog handler leaves his two dogs in a car and they both died.

    He did the same thing six years ago and is completely devastated again.

    Jeremy talks to Patricia Sears; Dog training instructor and David Thomas; Author and journalist.

    Find out more on BBC news online
  • Greece Demonstrations

    Greece Demonstrations

    Greece teeters on the brink, as hundreds of thousands demonstrate against austerity measures.

    We talk to a Labour MP who says they should leave the Euro now.

    Jeremy talks to Gisela Stuart MP and listener's George Konstantinidis and
    Thanassis Sermbezis.

    Find out more on BBC news online
  • Crying Babies

    Crying Babies

    Lastly, a man who complained about a baby crying in a restaurant is hit over the head with a wine bottle by the father of the baby.

    Were you driven to distraction by a baby crying in a restaurant, or is it time we made our restaurants more family friendly, like they are in Italy?

    Jeremy talks to Clive Merrifield, who was hit on the head in a restaurant and celebrity chef, Aldo Zilli.

    Find out more in this Daily Mail article


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