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Jeremy Hunt talks social care

Duration:
55 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 18 October 2013

Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt will today address directors of social services about one of the toughest problems we face in this country. How do we provide and pay for dignified care to an aging population.
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Researchers at the Journal of Consumer Psychology have discovered that when we see something new, we subconsciously form the product name with our mouths - but if you're chewing you might be immune to what you're seeing.
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Small businesses often have tight marketing budgets but one of the best ways to get your firm noticed is to associate your name with a charitable cause. However, You and Yours has received complaints that a publishing company is targeting small enterprises with a chance to advertise in worthy campaigns in schools- but there are fears these campaigns don't exist.
Edinburgh's trams are late, way over budget and will only be travelling a fraction of the distance originally intended. But they are at least now up and running. So are people in Edinburgh now more optimistic it's going to be a service worth having?

Chapters

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  • Jeremy Hunt on Social Care

    The Secretary of State for Health outlines his views on care for elderly people

  • Wool

    The Campaign for Wool is promoting its natural, sustainable & versatile qualities

  • Rail Ticket Prices

    Are there loopholes in the rail network that allow for cheaper train fares?

  • Chewing

    The Journal of Consumer Psychology on why chewing could make us immune to advertising

  • Educational Media Ltd

    Claims that a publishing company have impersonated another business to sell ad space

  • Lush Cosmetics

    Peter White meets Lush Chief Exec Mark Constantine

  • Edimburgh Trams

    What progress is being made with the Scottish capital's tram system?

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