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False Economy

Ep10: Rachel Fairburn

Season 2, Ep. 10

The comedian, podcaster and self-proclaimed second hand shopper joins Vix Leyton to reveal her spending habits - from a jacket she’s had for 20 years to why she refuses to buy a new bed. Plus she gets VERY EXCITED about the new Jilly Cooper TV series…

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