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Aasmah Mir sits in

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 23 March 2012

Aasmah discusses how the rich avoid paying tax, cheap booze, pensioners' tax with Ed Balls and why one parish council is annoyed at a resident for trying to stop people littering.

Music Played

12 items
  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse Rehab

    (CD Single), Island

  • Image for Will Young

    Will Young Losing Myself

    Echoes, Sony

  • Image for Thunderclap Newman

    Thunderclap Newman Something In The Air

    Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou, X-Phonics Records

  • Image for Lionel Richie & Shania Twain

    Lionel Richie & Shania Twain Endless Love

    Tuskegee, Mercury, 1

  • Image for The Kinks

    The Kinks Lola

    The Kinks - The Definitive Collection, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Mott the Hoople

    Mott the Hoople All The Young Dudes

    The Greatest Hits Of 1972 (Various), Premier

  • Image for The Colourfield

    The Colourfield Thinking Of You

    Rip It Up (Various Artists), EMI

  • Image for Paul Weller

    Paul Weller That Dangerous Age

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for Adele

    Adele Set Fire To The Rain

    21, XL, 5

  • Image for Steely Dan

    Steely Dan FM (No Static At All)

    A Decade Of Steely Dan, MCA

  • Image for Cat Stevens

    Cat Stevens Another Saturday Night

    The Very Best Of Cat Stevens, Island

  • Image for The Beatles

    The Beatles If I Fell

    The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night, Parlophone, 3

  • CHEAP BOOZE

    CHEAP BOOZE

    Is the best way to cut down on problem drinkers to make everyone pay a bit more for cheap booze?

    Find our more on BBC News online.
  • PENSIONERS

    PENSIONERS

    We’re joined by the Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls. He’s very concerned that pensioners are going to have to pay more tax – but wasn’t it Labour who once gave pensioners just 75p?

    Find out more on BBC News online.
  • LITTER

    LITTER

    The landowner from Northumberland who wants to stop people littering is told off for putting up a sign saying ‘Don’t be a tosser’.

    Find out more on BBC News online.
  • TAX AVOIDANCE

    TAX AVOIDANCE

    We present Radio 2’s guide to how the rich avoid paying tax.

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