It’s estimated that people in the UK sent £9bn overseas in 2020, much of it to family
Joice Etutu speaks to the workers sending their wages abroad to support loved ones.
Show moreMany workers send a share of their wages abroad to support loved ones financially, a responsibility they may or may not be able to shoulder.In this episode Joice Etutu explores the aspirations of those supporting family overseas plus the emotions, pressures and difficult questions that arise. What is the right amount of money to send, how do you choose between competing requests, what personal sacrifices do you make and where do you draw the line or say no?
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COP26: PM hails 'game-changing agreement' but says countries need to 'stand by' decisions made
The climate talks ended with an agreement on Saturday, after 15 days of deliberations. Although, a late disagreement over the wording on fossil fuels saw pledges on coal watered down.
Probably even more to Amazon HQ from UK profits. it should be taxed heavily
BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Louise Penny, HPV kits, Aspire to adventureHave you always wanted to go on a big trek? Or simply get outside more in the countryside? Has the pandemic made you want to push your boundaries? PreetChandi10 and educatinggeeta on why they are encouraging women of colour to embrace adventures outdoors HillaryClinton This is such a brilliant interview! Hillary is fabulous. Louise is also fantastic. I love their book. 😍 PreetChandi10 educatinggeeta Tipping it down and still smiling. They'll be fine. Go girls! 🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️🚶♀️ BBCRadio4 HillaryClinton Que tal os EUA pagarem uma indenização para cada família assassinada no Iraque? BarackObama JoeBiden ONU_es FBI inafinogenova exercitooficial KremlinRussia_E Almagro_OEA2015 nytimes ajplusespanol SenSanders BorisJohnson AttuchLeonardo
Tilly Ramsay expertly shut down radio host who called her a 'chubby little thing'19-year-old Tilly has hit back at a 67-year-old radio host for his comment about her appearance
Bill Turnbull supported by co-star Susanna Reid after radio show exit for health reasonsBILL TURNBULL has received a message of support from his former Good Morning Britain co-host Susanna Reid after confirming that he was stepping away from his Classic FM show for 'health reasons' earlier this week.
Bill Turnbull: Classic FM presenter steps back from radio show for health reasonsClassic FM presenter Bill Turnbull steps back from radio show for health reasons God bless him, he's such a lovely man.👍
BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour, Singer Ella Eyre; Rosamund Adoo-Kissi-Debrah; Sofie Hagen; Neonatal deaths & stillbirth disparities; Covid & Xmas plansAfter undergoing vocal cord surgery, EllaEyre is back - her first headline tour in six years. She reveals how she's had to learn how to sing again and her new musical direction DraperES CHarmerSands I will definitely listen to BBC Woman's Hour rosamund_ElsFdn Emmabarnett In areas with greater pollution there is a greater number of Covid deaths. Yup. Time to sort it, eh? rosamund_ElsFdn Emmabarnett Vital to protect everyone, the unborn child, nature that the air is as clean as possible. Pollution causes disease, environmental disaster, water supply becomes infected, spring water is taken from chalk streams. The soil needs artificial fertiliser endless cycle £ petroleum ind.
Role of BBC political editor highlighted by expected exit of Laura KuenssbergAnalysis: job comes with enormous challenges of balancing public service and relationship with No 10 It this lady available? Can we have someone a little more impartial next time please. She was practically attached to the hip with Boris. Too late, the damage is done.