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Joe Calzaghe, Matt Dawson and Dame Kelly Holmes join Simon to look back at the sporting highlights of the decade. Plus former Chief Constable of Northern Ireland Sir Hugh Orde.

Michael Vaughan, Matt Dawson, Katherine Merry, James Cracknell, Dame Kelly Holmes and Joe Calzaghe help Simon identify some of the sporting highlights of the last decade. Reverend Andrew Meade from St Thomas Church in Manhattan speaks about the long-term impact of 9/11 on New York City.

Plus reaction to Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth's statement about MoD cuts and news that Michael Schumacher could return to Formula 1.

3 hours

Last on

Tue 15 Dec 2009 13:00


  • Frank Gardner on new helicopters

    The MoD are to get 22 new Chinooks. The BBC's Frank Gardner and former RAF bomber Andrew Brookes analyse the political and military impact of the government's announcement.

    Duration: 12:13

  • Schumacher back in the driving seat?

    Could former F1 world champion Michael Schumacher make a return, driving for Ross Brawn next season? 5 live's Jonathan Legard and former Ferrari driver Eddie Irvine discuss.

    Duration: 06:40

  • The Sporting Decade

    What was the sporting highlight of the Noughties? Wilkinson's drop-kick? The 2005 Ashes? Chris Hoy's golden Olympics? A prestigious panel joins Simon to discuss and reminisce.

    Duration: 48:53

  • John Pienaar on Bob Ainsworth's speech

    5 live's chief political correspondent looks at the impact of the defence secretary's unveiling of more helicopters for Britain's theatres of conflict.

    Duration: 02:34


  • Tue 15 Dec 2009 13:00