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2 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 25 January 2012

Jeremy discusses the latest growth figures and parents walking out on their families. We also take a closer look at the finer points of Scottish independence and ask if you've ever seen the Northern Lights.

Music Played

11 items
  • Image for The Vapors

    The Vapors Turning Japanese

    Young at Heart (Various Artists), Reader's Digest

  • Image for Pilot

    Pilot January

    25 Years Of No.1 Hits Vol.3 (1974/19, Connoisseur Collection

  • Image for Ren Harvieu

    Ren Harvieu Through The Night

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for Erasure

    Erasure A Little Respect

    Erasure - Pop!, Mute Records

  • Image for Damien Rice

    Damien Rice Cannonball

    (CD Single), 14th Floor Records

  • Image for Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising

    Green River, Fantasy, 1

  • Image for Electric Light Orchestra

    Electric Light Orchestra Last Train To London

    Light Years - The Very Best Of ELO, Epic

  • Image for Olly Murs

    Olly Murs Dance With Me Tonight

    In Case You Didn't Know, Epic, 24

  • Image for Fiction Factory

    Fiction Factory (Feels Like) Heaven

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

  • Image for Odyssey

    Odyssey Inside Out

    Happy Together, Big Break Records, 008

  • Image for Renaissance

    Renaissance Northern Lights

    (Single), Warner Bros

  • Growth Figures

    Growth Figures

    With growth in the UK down by 0.2%, we talk to someone that says zero growth is no bad thing – it’s time we got used to it and embraced it.

    Find out more from BBC News
  • Parents Walking Out

    Parents Walking Out

    One in five parents who walk out on their families end up never seeing their children again. Do you remember the day your dad walked out, never to be seen again?

  • Scottish Independence

    Scottish Independence

    Alex Salmond starts the consultation period on the Scottish referendum. Today we have a special programme on the big questions that will affect Scottish independence: What will happen to the pound, the Queen, the debt, the BBC, passports and the army?

    Find out more from BBC News
  • Northern Lights

    Northern Lights

    Have you ever seen the wonder that is the Northern Lights? Apparently this week it’s even been visible from northern England.

    See more pictures from BBC News


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