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The Bigger Picture: The monopolistic problems of the NHS

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The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: The monopolistic problems of the NHS
Professor Tim Evans of Middlesex University considers recent NHS scandals and wonders whether the monopolistic nature of medicine is largely to blame. He also considers how culture wars are replacing class wars and what this might mean for British politics and the debate over legalisation of cannabis. Finally, he considers whether Brexit might lead to more and better immigration.
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Professor Tim Evans


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The Week That Was: Ashtead

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Week That Was

The Week That Was: Ashtead
Graham Spooner of The Share Centre looks at recent figures from Ashtead, Ferguson and the Berkeley Group, as well as looking at market reaction to the mounting trade wars. He also looks ahead to forthcoming numbers from Carnival, Whitbread and Tullow Oil.
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Graham Spooner


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Business of Film: Hereditary

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Business Of Film

Business of Film: Hereditary
With the UK box office already suffering from the effects of the World Cup, James Cameron-Wilson reviews the new horror film Hereditary. He also discusses the DVD release of I, Tonya, a film he recommends strongly, with a raft of extras that make the film more fascinating still.
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James Cameron Wilson


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Gadgets & Gizmos: Pothole-fixing drones

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Gadgets and Gizmos

Gadgets & Gizmos: Pothole-fixing drones
Steve Caplin casts his eye over pothole-fixing drones, a robot chef, vegan-friendly fake meat, carrots impersonating avocados, an app to solve quadratic equations, a new pocket tool he's dying to have and the plane where you won't be able to see out of the windows IF you're in first class.
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Steve Caplin


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Simon Rose

Motley Fool Money: Comcast vs. Disney

Simon Rose
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Motley Fool Show

Motley Fool Money: Comcast vs. Disney
Want to keep up with the latest earnings updates from the States? Well join Chris Hill and the Motley Fool Radio Show team here on Share Radio, direct from Washington DC, for news, views and analysis of the US stocks that matter. In this week's show: AT&T completes its acquisition of Time Warner; Comcast increases its offer for 21st Century Fox’s assets, setting the stage for a battle with Disney; Etsy shares soar on a hike in fees; And IHOP flips pancakes for burgers.
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Chris Hill


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Simon Rose

The Bigger Picture: Dissecting Trump's diplomacy

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Dissecting Trump's diplomacy
Political commentator Mike Indian looks at Donald Trump's recent "diplomacy", drawing North Korea back into the international fold while also undermining the recent G7 meeting and laying into supposed "allies". He also takes a look at the Government's remarkable ability to keep its Brexit show on the road in Parliament.
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Mike Indian


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Gadgets & Gizmos: Space champagne

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Gadgets and Gizmos

Gadgets & Gizmos: Space champagne
Steve Caplin gushes about a 3D phone (that doesn't exist), champagne designed to be drunk in space, Uber's app to stop drunk riders, paying buskers by contactless cards, robot traffic cones and an electronic nose that can tell if food has gone off. Will it replace Steve's cat?
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steve cap


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Business of Film: Jurassic World - Fallen Kingdom

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Business Of Film

Business of Film: Jurassic World - Fallen Kingdom
James Cameron-Wilson reviews the UK's new box office leader, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, with most other films suffering big revenue drops as a result of its success. He also looks at the Blu-Ray release of the 60-year-old Stanley Kramer film The Defiant Ones with Tony Curtis and Sidney Poitier and reveals news of a movie in the making all film fans will be champing at the bit to see.
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James Cameron Wilson


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The Week That Was: Rolls-Royce, BAT and Boohoo

Simon Rose
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The Week That Was

The Week That Was: Rolls-Royce, BAT and Boohoo
Helal Miah of The Share Centre looks at recent news from Rolls-Royce, BAT, Boohoo, AVEVA and Halma and looks ahead to expected numbers from Ashtead, Dixons Carphone, Berkeley and Telecom Plus.
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Helal Miah


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Simon Rose

Motley Fool Money: The End of Earnings Guidance?

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

Motley Fool Show

Motley Fool Money: The End of Earnings Guidance?
Want to keep up with the latest earnings updates from the States? Well join Chris Hill and the Motley Fool Radio Show team here on Share Radio, direct from Washington DC, for news, views and analysis of the US stocks that matter. In this week's show: Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon make the case for ending earnings guidance; Howard Schultz steps down from Starbucks; Twitter joins the S&P 500; Five Below soars above expectations; And Smucker tries to get out of a jam.
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Chris Hill


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