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2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 04 January 2013

Jeremy discusses dealing with long-term unemployment, the first hand transplant in the UK, how to get your money back when returning goods and the death of the last '39er'.

  • On Jeremy Vine today

    Unemployment, the first hand transplant in the UK, returning Xmas presents and Alfie Fripp

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  • Unemployed

    Labour’s Ed Balls says he wants to provide 6 month’s work for the long-term unemployed.

  • Hand Transplant

    For the first time ever in the UK, a man in Yorkshire has had a hand transplant.

  • Martin Lewis

    Are you trying to return that item you don’t want – perhaps a Christmas present?

  • Alfie Fripp

    The oldest '39er', a soldier who spent all of WW2 as a prisoner, has died as the age of 98

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