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The business of teaching men to flirt

Duration:
53 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 09 December 2011

How mobile phones are replacing cash.
Councillors in Edinburgh have just voted to become the first place in the UK to introduce a controversial 'bed tax'.
And why some men are having such a difficult time meeting women they are willing to pay nearly eight hundred pounds for a "boot camp" to teach them how to do it.

Presenter Peter White. Producer Alex Lewis.

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