Henry Ford devised and designed the ‘Model T’ For his Ford Motor Company. The Model T hit the assembly line in 1908 and continued production until 1927. It sold at a retail price of $850 in 1908 and dropped as low as $300 in 1925 (that's £213 in today’s money!).
2018 marks 100 years since the first time British women were given the right to vote. Rhianna Dhillon introduces Dr Helen Pankhurst, great-granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst and granddaughter of Sylvia Pankhurst, the famous leaders of the Suffragettes. Dr Pankhurst is a senior advisor to CARE International in Ethiopia and the UK. We learn how Dr Helen's grandmother, Sylvia became an honorary Ethiopian due to her fight for human rights in Ethiopia during Mussolini's 1930s invasion of the country.
Our host, Mike Carruthers, explains how thieves can access your debit/credit card details by going through your rubbish. Other important documents can leave you exposed to identity theft and should be shredded before being thrown into the rubbish such as medical prescription receipts, CVs and even pet records. Your pet record could be a giveaway to your online passwords making it easy for online hackers to log in to your social media accounts or even worse, your online banking details.