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Renewing a UK passport abroad

Duration:
56 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 23 September 2013

Why does it cost twice as much to renew your passport if you're a UK citizen living overseas? We hear from a listener living in France who wants to find out the answer. We also look at Peer-2-Peer lending, and ask why it's necessary to regulate this new way of investing. And we visit the nation's newest shopping mall, and find out whether or not we're still in love with doing all our shopping under the one roof.

Chapters

9 items
  • Switching Energy

    Is it worth switching your energy service provider?

  • Passport Trouble

    Why does it cost British ex-pats double the going rate to renew their passports?

  • Tesco Tablets

    A new tablet comes out from Tesco today. But is it any good?

  • High Street Clothes

    How are the clothes from our favourite high street stores made?

  • Peer 2 Peer Lending

    From next April, Peer 2 Peer lending will be regulated. But what's it all about?

  • Heartbeat Wristband

    How your heartbeat could soon become your computer password.

  • Train Fares

    Why do some single fares cost the same as return fares?

  • Shopping Centres

    What does the future hold for Britain's love affair with shopping malls?

  • Elder Abuse

    Should CCTV be introduced to prevent abuse in care homes?

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