Monday 4 June

Matthew

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Part 1: Hellos & Menu

Parts 2 & 3: Too Young For Ivf
First up: Too young for IVF. We’ve talked about women being too old for IVF many times but never the other way around until now. A 24-year-old infertile woman is suing the NHS after being told she can’t have a free go until she’s 30 because her local trust doesn’t follow NICE guidelines. Does she have a case?

After taking plenty of calls on that it’s over to Aaron for the rest of today’s headlines.

Part 4: Today’s Papers

Part 5: River Pageant: Did You Have To Be There To Get It?
After that: I want to hear what you made of yesterday’s rain-lashed jubilee river pageant. I know a million of you turned out to see it and maybe you had fun - but what if you were watching it on the telly? Was I the only one who thought the marathon BBC coverage was a damp squib?

Part 6: Bunting: A Class Issue?
Moving on but sticking with a fiercely royalist agenda: Is bunting a class issue? Where I live none of the big houses have any bunting on display but walk around the corner to the local council estate and there are loads of little flags and wotnot decorating the place - so is bunting a class issue?

Part 7: Should Mr Softee Stick A Flake In It?
And finally: Should messers softee and whippy stick a flake in it? Do you support the campaign to force ice cream vans to turn off their bells and chimes? Why - well, aside from the noise pollution, critics say the toons encourage kids to pester their parents for unhealthy, sugary, fatty foods.

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