iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Poorly drafted wills, holiday insurance, and the latest on horsemeat

Listen now 53 mins

Listen in pop-out player

Poorly drafted wills, holiday insurance, and the latest on horsemeat

Duration:
53 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 13 February 2013

The family feuds caused by poorly drafted wills. There are calls for will-writing to be more tightly regulated. Should people who suffer from dementia and wander from home, be tagged so they can be tracked down? The Foreign Office issues a warning that all British holidaymakers should take out travel insurance when they to abroad, but what are the risks of doing without? The latest on the horsemeat scandal.
Producer: Jonathan Hallewell
Presenter: Winifred Robinson.

Chapters

8 items
  • Horsemeat - Europe

    European government ministers meet to discuss the horsemeat scandal.

  • Horsemeat – Schools and Hospitals

    How are schools and hospitals ensuring their food is free of horsemeat contamination?

  • Will Writing

    A call for tighter regulation of solicitors and other will writers in England and Wales.

  • Garden Centres

    How are Britain’s Garden Centres coping with the recession, together with poor weather?

  • Horsemeat - Meat Pies

    How are ordinary food producers ensuring their meat is not contaminated?

  • Horsemeat – Romania

    A Romanian meat processing plant which has been named as a possible source of horsemeat.

  • 55+ Travel insurance

    1 in 10 over 55s are happy to risk not having travel insurance when they go on holiday.

  • Carers Allowance

    Claims that welfare reforms could strip thousands of unpaid carers of their only income.

Broadcasts

Podcast

  1. Image for A Week of You and Yours

    A Week of You and Yours

    BBC Radio 4's daily consumer programme with Winifred Robinson and Peter White. You and Yours brings…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss