Oct 152012

William and Neil discuss a news story that has a gripping plot and an action hero, rather like a Hollywood film. Listen to the story to learn about one policeman’s incredible tale of survival in the jungles of Peru.

This week’s question: What proportion of Peru is covered by the Amazon rainforest?

a) 35%

b) 60%

c) 85%

Listen out for the answer at the end of the programme.


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