Driverless cars, life-drawing, Iceland ditches the plastic and the Sex Pistols.
You and Yours Podcast - Life Drawing, Driverless Cars and the Sex Pistols
Veganism and Fraud
Taking up veganism for January and why we're over confident about spotting scams.
Homelessness and Microadventures
We talk about the rise in homelessness and find out why smaller trips might be the best.
You and Yours Podcast - Care Homes, Interest-only Mortgages, Wine Deals and Annoying Mice
Life in a care home, interest-only mortgages, supermarket wine deals and clicking mice.
The Cost Of Dementia Care; The History Of Saving And Borrowing
A personal story of the cost of dementia care.
The history of saving and borrowing.
You and Yours Podcast: Older workers and living by the seaside
Changing the way we work for an ageing population and what's it like living in Blackpool?
M&S Knickers and Houseplants for Millennials
The You and Yours listener who got M&S to reverse their redesign of her favourite pants
The You and Yours Coffee Break. What are you eating and who are going to you watch?
The You and Yours Coffee Break: calorie counting, second hand tickets and a new toy craze
Fake Food & The Fear of Finding Out
The criminals adulterating food at industrial scale and combating the fear of finding out
Romance fraud and the holiday destination that doesn't want more tourists
How to spot romance fraud and the city that wants to be less attractive to tourists
Maternity services and renting out your own car
Experiences of maternity services. Renting out your own car. Sharing a home with friends.
Behind the scenes on the You and Yours debt special
Mental health, Michael Sheen, and 25 year old shirts
Illicit Drinks and CD Sales
Could the sugar tax lead to illicit full-sugar drink imports? And how CDs are coming back
Modern Dating and Cashback Websites
The rules of modern dating and we talk to the boss of one of the big cashback websites
Loan sharks and long boring books
New plans to crack down on loan sharks.
The long dense novels you can't quite finish.
I-phone batteries and dogs banged up
I-Phones batteries row, why life's tough for older renters and good dogs treated as bad
The £50 rubbish bag and the £30 million garden
The Welsh residents charged £50 for a roll of rubbish bags and the RHS plants £30m garden
Voice activation and the record number of failing care homes.
The voice activation assistant that won't play Radio 4 and why care homes are failing.
Future transport: behind the scenes
Richard Branson, Zoox cars and speedy scooters.
You and Yours Podcast - Learner drivers, train timetables and online photos
Why Learner drivers are going on motorways. Also, train travel woes and online photos.
You and Yours Podcast - Carers, Open University, A&E lists
Caring for carers, Open University at 50 and frequent visitors to Accident and Emergency.
Disability benefits and World Cup travel
Is the new benefit system "disastrous" and can you get to the football on the cheap?
Is pop past its peak for music fans?
The pop stars struggling to sell out arenas and the mysterious world of Google AdWords.
Why would you spend £5000 on a new TV???
LGBT, Big TVs and Dating sites
When have you been given a second chance?
Getting a second chance at life, finding a coat to fit and becoming a social media star.
What's your best memory of "Now that's what I call music"?
Compilation album Now hits the big 100, canned wine and the boss of Tesla.
Celebrating the Vox Pop
The joy of the vox pop and the rules for running a "survey says.. story
70 years of the album: charting its history
Winifred Robinson's album memories + What's really important in a relationship?
Getting in Bind over Japanese Knotweed
Should mortgage companies really worry about Japanese Knotweed?
High Street Botox and Luxury Straws
A major retailer is offering botox and fillers for £99 - but not everyone's happy.
Preserving your digital music collection and dealing with debt collectors
A row over what to wear on a flight, debt problems and avoiding losing your digital music
Antiques Roadshow You & Yours Podcast Special
Antiques Roadshow; The Bank of Mum and Dad; Online Shopping
The Crippling Cost of Childcare
How Much!?! The Cost of Childcare. Also: McDonald's test fake meat.
Two-Timing on Tinder
The people in relationships using dating apps. Also: the financial crisis ten years on.
Looking scruffy, flying cars and the price of alcohol.
Why looking scruffy is in fashion and why flying cars might be taking off soon.
Finding Love After Bereavement
On your side in a world of scams, frauds and rip-offs. The best in consumer journalism.
Traidcraft and music for dementia
The future of Traidcraft and the power of music in helping people with dementia
Why fewer young people drink alcohol and lost property on planes
Young people avoiding alcohol... and the obstacle course that is airline lost property
Adoption and the global sleep industry
How adoption changes lives and the novel products promising you a better night's sleep
Eco-friendly shopping and Xylitol
Warnings for dog owners about a sugar substitute that is toxic for dogs.
Noise nuisance and teenagers vaping
The council refusing to tackle noise nuisance and the appeal of vaping to teenagers
Faster Music and Avon
Research shows that music performances are getting faster and the changing face of Avon.
Bank Blunder and Solar Rip-Off
The fraud victim ridiculed by his bank and salesman recorded mid rip off!
Universal Credit and electric planes
How delays to Universal Credit payment led woman to sex work.
Pensions, Schooling and Junk Food
Pension problems for women, schooling with special needs and banning junk food adverts.
Eating, Earning and Education
Overweight children and parents not spotting it, how to earn enough and university essays
Special Educational Needs, Stammering, Starless Cars and No Brexit Content!
Special education needs, managing a stammer, cars that fail safety tests, why no Brexit?
Paying for Christmas, Staying Brand Loyal and NOT Running for Charity
How do you pay for Christmas, does brand loyalty cost you and NOT running for charity.
Bobbi Brown and the beauty industry
Interview with Bobbi Brown about the booming beauty industry and social media influencers
Sugar Babies - more finance than romance?
The women who use websites for "elevated dating" - finding a sugar daddy
Will Self on Universal Credit; and Professional Bridesmaids
The author Will Self talks about supporting two friends struggling with Universal Credit
Decluttering with Marie Kondo and cassette tapes
How the Netflix series with Marie Kondo is inspiring you to to declutter.
Life after care
An interview with You and Yours listener Tina Upson, on life after caring for her Mum.
Key fob car theft and protecting children online
Cars with key fobs are at increased risk of theft and how to keep children safe online
Veganism and Drive-Thrus
Are you sticking to vegan diet? And, why Drive-Thrus are becoming more popular.
Organ Donation and Vampire Shopping
Reaction to a law change in England and Scotland which will affect how organs are donated
Dangerous tyres and Dads looking like Lads
Mother ramps up pressure on the government over dangerous tyres on public vehicles
Equal pay and junk food
Calling time on takeaways and the supermarket war on pay.
Signs of Life
What your intensive care doctor is really thinking - Dr Aoife Abbey
Recycling coffee cups and brexit tales
Are reusable cups making a difference and the child told by a schoolmate to go home.
Rising rents on the high street and the latest technology designed to slow down our cars.
The impact of rising high street rents on retailers. New tech aiming to boost car safety.
Joe Lycett and Tiny Houses
Comedian Joe Lycett talks about his new consumer TV show and the new - but tiny - houses
What to do if your energy company folds and the secret to baking bread.
The You and Yours podcast with Shari Vahl and Jess Quayle
Why gaming's good for you
The You and Yours podcast with Jess Quayle and Simon Hoban
Gambling addiction and IVF.
The gambler who confronted the betting industry. Do fertility treatments exploit people?
The new instagram trend for "Shelfies" and how they help with mindfulness
The You and Yours podcast with Jess Quayle and Lydia Thomas
Folding Phones and Renting Clothes
What went wrong with the launch of Samsung's latest phone - the Galaxy Fold?
Recycling crisp packets - the impossible dream? And could you give up clothes buying for a year?
The You and Yours podcast with Simon Hoban and Louisa Adams
Travel writer Simon Calder answers questions about your next holiday destination.
Care home cruelty, Acts of kindness, Goldcar
Heartbreaking recordings of abuse revealed from Cornish care home
Eleri looks ahead to Eurovision with singer SuRie who represented the UK last year.
Blue Badges and Passport Problems
Blue badges and the passport conundrum
Prosecutions for revenge porn falling despite number of cases increasing.