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TV licensing, bestsellers and e-cigarette etiquette

Duration:
55 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 28 February 2013

Letters sent out by TV Licensing say 'Whatever you're watching, however you're watching it, your home needs a TV licence.' Hear from the people who think they've got it wrong.

Is it possible to create a 'bestseller' by buying enough copies to get into the book charts?

And smoking in public may be banned, but how are businesses coping with the electronic alternative? We'll look at the etiquette of the E-cigarette.

Presenter: Winifred Robinson
Producer: Joel Moors.

Chapters

8 items
  • Stoma Care and Sponsored Nurses

    The market for ostomy care accessories is growing and costing the NHS millions.

  • Tesco Advert

    The supermarket has placed ads in newspapers promising to change the way it sources food.

  • TV Licences

    A phrase used in reminder letters is being challenged by a man who doesn’t watch live TV.

  • Stoma Care

    NHS spend on accessories for stoma patients has gone up four fold in the past 12 years.

  • British Gas

    We look at Centrica’s claim that they spend more on fuel poverty than any other company.

  • Book Charts

    Is it possible for publishers and authors to buy their way into the bestseller charts?

  • Volunteer Holidays

    What should you look for if you want to buy a holiday that includes volunteering?

  • E-cigarette Etiquette

    We find out which employers and public places allow people to smoke e-cigarettes.

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