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Jeremy discusses fords

2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 01 May 2012

Jeremy discusses driving through fords, hating Germans, the relevance of the Communist Manifesto and cannabis in Holland.

Music Played

11 items
  • Image for XTC

    XTC Senses Working Overtime

    Power Pop Anthems (Various Artists), Virgin, 3

  • Image for Morten Harket

    Morten Harket Scared Of Heights

    (CD Single), Wrasse Records, 3

  • Image for The Miracles

    The Miracles and Smokey Robinson I Second That Emotion

    Dancing In The Street (Various Artis, Universal Music Tv

  • Image for Voice of the Beehive

    Voice of the Beehive Don't Call Me Baby

    Now 12 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for The Hollies

    The Hollies The Air That I Breathe

    The Gold Album (Various Artists), The Hit Label Ltd, 14

  • Image for Rebecca Ferguson

    Rebecca Ferguson Glitter & Gold

    Heaven, Sony

  • Image for Everything but the Girl

    Everything but the Girl Missing (Remix)

    Passion (Various Artists), Universal

  • Image for The Style Council

    The Style Council Shout To The Top

    Billy Elliot O.S.T. - Various Artists, Polydor

  • Image for Bread

    Bread The Guitar Man

    David Gates & Bread - Essentials, Elektra

  • Image for Tom Jones

    Tom Jones Hit Or Miss

    (CD Single), Gut Records, 5

  • Image for Simply Red

    Simply Red A New Flame

    Simply Red Greatest Hits, East West Records



    A man is swept away to his death while attempting to drive through a ford during yesterday’s heavy rain on the Berkshire - Hampshire border. Have you got into trouble while attempting to cross a ford?

    Find out more on BBC News online.
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    Astronomer Sir Patrick Moore whose fiancée was killed by a Nazi bomb in World War 2 says it’s still OK to hate the Germans.

    Find out more in this article from the Daily Mail.


    It’s May Day, International Workers Day. As the Communist Manifesto, the second biggest selling book of all time, is re-published, we ask whether Communism has any relevance in 2012.

    Find out more on BBC News online.


    And finally, Holland starts to close some of its “coffee shops” to tourists. Did you only go to Amsterdam for the cannabis?

    Find out more on BBC News online.


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