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Care Home Costs, Doggy Bags, Running a Vineyard

Consumer news and issues. Peter White on care home costs, doggy bag etiquette and how to go about running a vineyard in France.

In Wales, from this week, you can keep more of your savings and assets if you're paying for residential care. What difference will it make?
Do you ask for a doggy bag if you can't finish a meal out? We're in Scotland where many restaurants now give you leftovers as you leave.
And living the dream? The family who sold up and moved to France to run a vineyard.
Peter White presents.

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45 minutes


  • AA and RAC Refunds

    The motorists receiving compensation after paying twice for their breakdown cover

    Duration: 06:27

  • Doggy Bags

    The scheme in Scotland where participating restaurants automatically offer you leftovers

    Duration: 05:27

  • Co-Housing

    Sites where older people club together to build their own retirement home

    Duration: 07:46

  • Dartford Crossing Charges

    The listeners fooled into paying the Dartford tunnel toll to the wrong website

    Duration: 05:25

  • Buy A Vineyard

    Caro Freely bought a vineyard over a decade ago and has produced wine ever since

    Duration: 04:58

  • Care Costs in Wales

    Wales government increases amount of personal assets from £24,000 to £30,000

    Duration: 07:51


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