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Reports have claimed Theresa May could drop the Mayoral system

Ken Livingstone: I was London mayor for years, but I hate the mayoral system

Livingstone says that putting large amounts of power in the hands of a mayor is 'how dictators work'

Germany's Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi have met to discuss Brexit

Brexit won't affect the future of the European Union, says former Tory MP

De Bois said the EU's 'colossal structural issues' will remain long after Britain has quit the bloc

'There is a propaganda element' to the Olympic Games, says journalist David Conn

Don't be seduced by Team GB 'propaganda' warns David Conn

Guardian journalist suggests the government is using sport to suggest everything is fine in the country, just like 'despicable regimes' of the past.

Lembit Opik is performing at Edinburgh Fringe

'I don't hate the critics, I pity them', says Lembit Opik on Edinburgh Fringe

The political explains why he doesn't mind bad reviews of his show

News

National Aids Trust accuses NHS England of homophobia after response to HIV drug ruling

NHS England branded homophobic over HIV drug ruling response

National Aids Trust claimed the NHS is using 'dog-whistle tactics' in its portrayal of a new HIV treatment

Nigerian army claims to have fatally wounded Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau fatally wounded, claims Nigerian army

An airstrike by the Nigerian military claims Shekau sustained fatal wounds to the shoulders

Virgin Trains Corbyn image

Corbyn walked past empty seats before sitting on floor, claims Virgin Trains

Train company rubbishes Labour leader's claim that train was 'ram-packed' and he had to sit on the floor

Donald Trump calls for 'Hillary Clinton's crimes' to be investigated

Donald Trump calls for 'Hillary Clinton's crimes' to be investigated

The Republican Presidential candidate claims the Clinton Foundation should be shut down over foreign donations

British man admits a fatal fight with Indonesian traffic officer, says lawyer

British man admits fatal fight with Indonesian traffic officer, says lawyer

David James Taylor admitted violent confrontation with Wayan Sudarsa, who was found dead on a beach last week

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

Rachid Nekkaz has taken a defiant stand against the laws banning the swimsuit

Features And Opinion

'victoRIOus' aircraft brings Team GB athletes home

GB Olympic homecoming: The inside story of the 'victORIOus' flight

The flight home for British athletes was included far more extravagance than usual. We take a look inside the cabin...

One year on, we remember the Shoreham airshow disaster victims

Shoreham airshow disaster one year on: Who were the victims?

A Hawker Hunter jet crashed into the A27, killing 11 people one year ago

The parents of Elliott Johnson depart Bedfordshire & Luton Coroner court in March 2016. Elliott Johnson took his own life in September 2015 after allegedly senior members of the Conservative Party failed to act on complaints of bullying and blackmail by Mark Clarke.

Conservative bullying scandal shows the party must take its youth wing seriously

The bullying of Elliott Johnson might never have happened had the party invested properly in its young members

Funny stuff

Jon Holmes confronts Susan from Virgin Radio about Virgin Trains problems

Jon Holmes confronts Susan from Virgin Radio about Virgin Trains problems

Unfortunately talkRADIO's offbeat presenter couldn't find anyone from Virgin Trains, so complained to Virgin Radio instead

Jon Holmes' work experience music review

Pop up shops, newsagents and Beyonce - It's the work experience music review

Jon Holmes invites work experience reviewer Jack on air to teach him about what the kids are listening to

Jon Holmes invited a student to open her results on air, but it didn't go well

An A-level student opening their results on air goes horribly wrong

Jon Holmes invites a student to open her results on air, but it doesn't go well

Journalist David Farrier on Tickled and the legal threats he's faced during filming

Journalist David Farrier on Tickled and legal threats he's faced during filming

Tickled explores the sport of 'competitive endurance tickling', but the organisers didn't take too kindly to it

Latest Videos

Jane McDonald on her beginnings, upcoming Making Memories tour, and Loose Women

Jane McDonald on her beginnings, upcoming Making Memories tour, and Loose Women

The TV presenter and singer popped by the talkRADIO studios for a chat with Paul Ross

Claire Sweeney on starring in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and a very special quiz

Claire Sweeney on Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, bondage and 'West End Wendy'

The popular actress, singer and presenter gives talkRADIO listeners the lowdown on her love of musical theatre, and her latest role as Baroness Bomburst in a children's classic…

Busker Sessions comes back with Spring Riot

Busker Sessions comes back with Spring Riot

The Spanish band performed live in the studio with Jon Holmes

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