Life as an undercover police officer

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As part of Radio 4's Secret Britain series, Peter Taylor has been talking to people who have kept the darkest state secrets, to hear how it feels to live a life in the shadows.

Here, a former undercover police officer Steve - not his real name - talks about living a double life, during his time infiltrating the far left.

You can here more from "Steve" in Living with Secrets, on BBC Radio 4 on 30 August 2011 at 09:00 BST and repeated at 21:30 BST. Or you can listen again again via the BBC iPlayer. It is part of Radio 4's "Secret Britain" series, which you can also still listen to via the BBC iPlayer.

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