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12/07/2013

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55 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 12 July 2013

There's a new swindle which targets the over 75's. Criminals posing as police and bank staff are persuading victims to hand their bank card over to fake couriers.

Channel Four is enjoying tremendous success with their Sunday evening drama The Returned- the fact that it's in French and about zombies hasn't deterred two million viewers tuning in; are we losing our fear of subtitled TV.

Lyme Disease is a debilitating condition from which it is believed two to three thousand people a year in the UK are suffering in ignorance.

MySpace re-launch is hit by disappearing data.

How do foreign owned energy companies that operate in the UK treat their customers in their home markets.

Are cereals the right thing to eat at Breakfast?

How trading standards keep track of weights and measures.

The government say they are not now likely to pursue minimum alcohol pricing.

Chapters

8 items
  • COURIER FRAUD

    The fastest growing fraud in the UK is targeting the over 75’s

  • SUBTITLED TV

    The rise of the subtitled drama series

  • LYME DISEASE

    The little known but debilitating disease you can catch from a walk in the countryside

  • MYSPACE

    MySpace has upset its loyal users by deleting their content when it re-launched

  • EURO POWER

    How Foreign do owned power companies treat customers in their home countries?

  • HEALTHY CEREALS

    Healthy Cereals and Cereal bars – are they as good for you as you think?

  • WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

    Weights and measures - more intersting than you think. Geoff Bird Rrports.

  • ALCOHOL PRICING

    Government back peddling on minimum alcohol pricing.

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