Julia Hartley-Brewer

This lady isn't for turning. Give her a call on all the biggest stories of the day.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

The former MP resigned from the party after Heathrow Airport was selected for expansion last year

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

'Tim Farron is asked about his beliefs as journalists know it will make him squirm', says Lib Dem commentator

'Tim Farron is bullied for his beliefs on gay people' says Lib Dem commentator

'Tim Farron is bullied for his beliefs on gay people' says Lib Dem commentator

Lib Dem commentator Stephen Tall tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that asking about Tim Farron's beliefs on gay people is not relevant to the general election

Julia Hartley-Brewer says you can’t take the politics out of NHS funding

Britain should have a Brexit-style referendum on the NHS, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Britain should have a referendum on the NHS, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

MP Norman Lamb tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that an independent review of NHS funding is needed and we may need to pay more tax to fund it

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition, but we will restore it', says crew leader Tracy Edwards

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition, but we will restore it', says crew leader Tracy Edwards

'It's heartbreaking to see the Maiden yacht in appalling condition'

Former crew leader on the Maiden yacht Tracy Edwards announces the support of Jordan's Princess Haya Bint Hussain in their restoration project

MP Barry Gardiner on UK Brexit deal: 'If you're on a cliff edge with a tiger behind you, you'd go back round the tiger'

Labour MP Barry Gardiner on Brexit deal: 'If you're on a cliff edge with a tiger behind you, you'd turn round and face the tiger'

MP Barry Gardiner refuses to say whether Labour would accept a bad Brexit deal

Labour MP Barry Gardiner explains Labour's Brexit strategy to Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

LISTEN: talkRADIO stars appear in live Sun Talks debate on UK's post-Brexit future

LISTEN: talkRADIO stars appear in live Sun Talks debate on UK's post-Brexit future

talkRADIO stars appear in live Sun Talks debate on UK's post-Brexit future

The debate on Brexit became very heated as each member of the panel argued their point with force

Burka ban: 'You should be close to god regardless of whether you wear a tribal rag on your face', says Imam

Oxford Imam backs UKIP burqa ban: 'You can be close to God without a tribal rag on your face'

'You can be close to God without a tribal rag on your face'

UKIP have announced a burka ban in its general election manifesto, and Imam Taj Hargey believes such a ban would be a good idea

'Labour can’t be trusted with the protection of the UK and it's strategically illiterate', says Chris Parry

Jeremy Corbyn is inviting annihilation from Kim Jong-un, says former MoD director-general

Jeremy Corbyn can't be trusted to protect the UK, says former MoD director

Jeremy Corbyn claimed he wouldn't use nuclear weapons if he was in power and may not even back a drone strike to kill the leader of Isis

'In a few years Marine Le Pen will tell the public they may as well try the National Front', says professor

'Marine Le Pen won't win this time - but in five years it might be a different story'

'Marine Le Pen won't win this time - but in five years it might be different'

Professor Matthew Goodwin believes Emmanuel Macron is likely to win the French Presidential election, but he won't hold on to power for long

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

General election: 'Labour aren't giving hope or argument for change', says Angus MacNeil MSP

General election: SNP lawmaker attacks Labour for 'not giving people hope'

SNP lawmaker attacks Labour for 'not giving people hope'

Angus MacNeil, MP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the upcoming election

'For Marine Le Pen, the Paris shooting came at the right time,', says French politics professor

Paris terror attack came at perfect time for Marine Le Pen, says French politics expert

Paris shooting came at perfect time for Marine Le Pen, says politics expert

Dr David Lees spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the fallout from last night's attack

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

'Theresa May doesn't want to do live TV debates because the Tories don't want a surge for Tim Farron', says commentator

'Theresa May won't do live TV debate because Tories are scared of Tim Farron'

'Theresa May won't do live TV debate because Tories are scared of Tim Farron'

Paul Staines, founder of the Guido Fawkes website, claims Prime Minister won't take part in live TV debates because the Tories fear a surge in support for the Lib Dems

Kezia Dugdale insists Labour could be elected, rules out SNP coalition

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale rules out SNP coalition: 'A big, fat, categoric NO'

Scottish Labour leader rules out SNP coalition: 'A big, fat, categoric NO'

Kezia Dugdale says Jeremy Corbyn can win without the support of Nicola Sturgeon

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'There's a fear of political messages being skewed by TV debates', says Dominic Raab MP

'Theresa May debates Jeremy Corbyn every week on PMQs': Dominic Raab defends Tory leader

'Theresa May debates Jeremy Corbyn every week on PMQs'

Dominic Raab, Tory MP for Esher and Walton spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the upcoming election

'Theresa May doesn't know what she's doing, this election is a smokescreen', says Steve McCabe MP

'Theresa May doesn't know what she's doing, this election is a smokescreen', says Steve McCabe MP

'Theresa May doesn't know what she's doing, this election is a smokescreen'

Steve McCabe, MP for Birmingham Selly Oak, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the planned early election called by the Prime Minister

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal by choosing a hard Brexit', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal over Brexit' says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal by choosing hard Brexit'

Lib Dem leader rubbishes idea of 'Progressive Alliance' with anti-Corbyn Labour MPs: it's a non-starter

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Labour MP Barry Gardiner criticises timing of snap general election

Labour MP Barry Gardiner asks Theresa May: 'How can you hold election during Brexit negotiations?'

Barry Gardiner asks: 'How can you hold election during Brexit negotiations?'

Theresa May has called a snap general election which will take place on June 8, but Barry Gardiner believes this will affect the Brexit deal

Early election: 'This is a massive gamble for the Conservatives', says Labour MP

Early election: 'Theresa May is trying to hide her horror Brexit deal', says Labour MP

'Theresa May is trying to hide her horror Brexit deal', says Labour MP

Theresa May has announced a snap general election which will take place on June 8

General election: 'Theresa May is panicking', says Green Party

General election: 'Theresa May is panicking', says Green Party

'Theresa May is panicking', says Green Party

Theresa May has announced a snap general election which will take place on June 8

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with ATL Union over grammar schools

Teachers' union member blasts Justine Greening and says she'd scrap all grammar schools

Teachers' union member blasts Justine Greening and says she'd scrap all grammars

ATL representative Jean Roberts admits her view doesn't correspond with official union policy

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

'People love the price and convenience of United Airlines, so most will continue to use it', says PR agent

PR agent rubbishes United Airlines boycott talk: 'People love their prices'

PR agent rubbishes United Airlines boycott talk: 'People love their prices'

PR agent Mark Borkowski tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that United Airlines needs to change - but their low prices will continue to attract business

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

'United Airlines should have accepted the fact that their staff couldn't travel', says former pilot

'United Airlines should have accepted that their staff couldn't travel', says former pilot

'United Airlines should have accepted the fact that their staff couldn't travel'

Former airline pilot Terry Tozer tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that the pilot may have had no idea a passenger was being pulled from his seat

United Airlines: 'The man who was removed should never have been on the plane in the first place', says travel association ABTA

United Airlines passenger should never have been on that plane in the first place, says travel association ABTA

'The passenger on the United Airlines flight shouldn't have been on the plane'

Spokesperson Sean Tipton tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that the airline should have asked passengers to leave at check-in, not on the flight

'If President Assad is removed from Syria, it could empower Isis', says professor

'If we remove Assad, Isis could fill the void' says professor

'If we remove Assad, Isis could fill the void' says professor

Inderjeet Parmar tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that military generals are calling the shots in America rather than Donald Trump

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

University Challenge sexism: Julia Hartley-Brewer says she couldn't care less about what gender the teams are

University Challenge sexism: Julia says she couldn't care less what gender the teams are

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims gender of University Challenge teams doesn't matter

Julia Hartley-Brewer says getting upset about sexism on University Challenge is like getting upset about someone who can't walk not running at the Olympics

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer shocks herself and defends MP Emily Thornberry

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells former Labour advisor Kevin Meagher that no one is allowed to criticise Waitrose on her show, whilst they chat about Emily Thornberry's comments

Syria: 'Vladimir Putin knows his forces are no match for the Americans', says former soldier

Former Nato chief plays down World War Three talk: 'Putin knows his force is no match for Trump's'

Former Nato commander plays down talk of World War Three

Russia and Iran have pledged to 'respond with force' if their own 'red lines' are crossed in Syria, but Hamish de Bretton-Gordon believes Vladimir Putin knows his army can't take on America's

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria, so there may be more air strikes', says politics professor

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria, so there may be more airstrikes'

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria'

The US launched an airstrike on a Syrian air base, after a suspected chemical attack in Idlib which killed at least 80 people

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work', says foreign affairs committee

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work', says foreign affairs committee chair

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work'

The US has carried out a missile strike against a Syrian air base, after a suspected chemical attack in Syria which killed at least 80 people

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt

Father Jon Platt has lost a Supreme Court battle, as it upheld the decision to fine him over taking his daughter out of school for a week long holiday, which was unauthorised

Julia Hartley-Brewer talks to Ken Livingstone for 12 minutes - and he doesn’t mention the H word

Julia Hartley-Brewer talks to Ken Livingstone for 12 minutes - and he doesn’t mention Hitler

Ken Livingstone manages to speak for 12 minutes without mentioning Hitler

Ken Livingstone has previously spoken about Hitler in several interviews, but he managed to get through an entire 12-minute chat without doing so on talkRADIO

Julia Hartley-Brewer criticises MP Angela Rayner over free school lunch plan

Julia asks Labour education chief Angela Rayner 'why should a cleaner at your kids' school pay for their meals?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer criticises MP Angela Rayner over free school lunch plan

Julia Hartley-Brewer asks the shadow education secretary why she expects taxes from those on low wages to pay for the meals of children from privileged backgrounds

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Sadiq Khan has announced a range of measures to tackle pollution (Wikipedia)

'Sadiq Khan's '40,000 pollution deaths a year' is a zombie statistic and isn't true, says respiratory physician

'Sadiq Khan's 40,000 pollution deaths a year figure is just a zombie statistic'

Figures have been reported which claim pollution causes almost 40,000 premature deaths a year in the UK, but a respiratory physician has said the figure is wrong

Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labour Party for a further year

Ken Livingstone: Jewish leader mocks Labour for 'going south in the polls' and says Corbyn must take action

Ken Livingstone: Jewish leader mocks Labour for 'going south in the polls'

Ken Livingstone has been suspended from the Labour party for another year over anti-Semitic comments

Members of the White Helmets rescue forces remove a body after the bombardment of Idlib in March 2017. The city has suffered another horrific bombardment this week

Idlib massacre: MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend her 2013 vote against air strikes

MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend 2013 vote against Syria air strikes

McGovern fails to give clear answer when asked whether she is ashamed of voting against strikes four years ago

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Peter Lilley says Hillary Benn has done a good job up to this point - but his latest report was far too one-sided

Brexit committee member Peter Lilley blasts Hillary Benn for 'only questioning remainers'

Brexit committee member blasts Hillary Benn for 'only questioning remainers'

A number of MPs reportedly walked out of a Commons Brexit Select Committee meeting, where chairman Hilary Benn was said to have tried to make members agree on a report

Damian Green has defended the changes to the benefit system

Work and pensions secretary defends benefit changes: 'Working is beneficial for individuals and children across the board'

'Working is beneficial for individuals and children across the board'

The benefits system will be changing this week and MP Damian Green says it will encourage people to stay in work

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

talkRADIO stars to appear in live debate on UK's post-Brexit future with The Sun Talks

talkRADIO stars to appear in a live Sun Talks debate on UK's post-Brexit future

talkRADIO stars to appear in a live Sun Talks debate on UK's post-Brexit future

A debate hosted by Sam Delaney will take place in April at News UK, featuring presenters MPs, broadcasters and journalists

North Korea: 'Donald Trump doesn't really want to take military action as it would be too expensive', says researcher

North Korea: 'Donald Trump wants to avoid military action as it would be too expensive'

'Trump wants to avoid military action in North Korea as it'd be too expensive'

Donald Trump has warned China that if they don't take action against North Korea, America will, but research fellow John Nilsson-Wright believes he'll be reluctant to take action on his own

Gibraltar: 'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on the issue, says Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

Gibraltar: 'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on the issue, says Baroness Elizabeth Butler-Sloss

'It's sad Spain has raised the ante' on Gibraltar, says Baroness Butler-Sloss

Butler-Sloss, vice-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group of Gibraltar, told Julia Hartley-Brewer the UK would defend its overseas territory 'appropriately'

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Brexit: 'The European Investment Bank could owe us money,' says MEP Syed Kamall in response to Jean-Claude Juncker's claims

London MEP hits back at Juncker on Brexit: 'EU could actually owe us money'

London MEP hits back at Juncker: 'EU could actually owe us money'

The MEP for London spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the European Commission President's claims of a fee owed to the EU

Westminster Attack: 'Criminals convert to extremism because it gives meaning to their already sad life'

Westminster Attack: 'Criminal low-lives are an ideal fit for terror recruiters'

'Criminal low-lives are an ideal fit for terror recruiters'

Khalid Masood has been identified as the man who carried out the attack on Westminster and it is believed that he converted to Islam in prison

Westminster attack: 'To make this out as though 9/11 had just happened in London is silly and beneath us', says Simon Jenkins

Westminster attack: 'To pretend 9/11 has just happened in London is silly and beneath us' says Simon Jenkins

'To pretend 9/11 has just happened in London is silly'

Guardian columnist spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about his column in which he called for the media to not play into the hands of terrorists

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Westminster attack: MP Nicky Morgan condemns anyone using the attack for their own political advantage

Westminster attack: MP Nicky Morgan condemns using the attack for their own political advantage

MP Nicky Morgan condemns anyone using the attack for political advantage

Former education secretary says we must stand up for our own values in this country, to make sure others don't spread harmful values

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation

Jonathan Russell, Head of Policy at the foundation, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the terror group claiming responsibility for the incident in Westminster on Wednesday

Westminster attack: 'MPs are putting on a brave face and working normally', says MP Jim Fitzpatrick

Westminster attack: Some MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally, says Labour's Jim Fitzpatrick

'MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally'

The MP says the attack feels very personal but

Westminster: 'Man was acting alone, but he would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence expert

Robert Fox, Defence Editor for the London Evening Standard, said any possible associations with the perpetrator would be key to the investigation

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Noel Conway: 'Assisted dying not meant to be easy, but it should be possible', says campaigner Laura Nicklinson

'Assisted dying isn't meant to be easy, but it should be possible', says campaigner Laura Nicklinson

'Assisted dying not meant to be easy, but should be possible', says campaigner

Laura Nicklinson, the daughter of a man who died after losing his assisted dying appeal, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the issue after another terminally-ill man appeals to the High Court.

Scottish independence: 'There will be a long stand off between the SNP and the UK Government', says journalist

'Many Scottish independence supporters don't like the EU at all - they voted Remain for tactical reasons'

'There will now be a long stand off between the SNP and the UK Government'

Scotland Editor of The Spectator Alex Massie believes the SNP are trying to blame Theresa May and the Tories for having another Scottish referendum soon

Electronics ban: 'If airport security doesn't comply, the UK may ban fights altogether', says aviation commentator

Electronics ban: 'UK will ban flights from these airports completely if they don't comply'

'UK may eventually cancel all flights from airports on electronics ban list'

Aviation commentator Julian Bray discussed the UK's ban on large electronic devices being taken on flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia in hand luggage

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Michael Gove suggests the media should be more positive regarding Brexit

Brexit BBC 'bias' claims: Michael Gove says 'those who voted Leave deserve respect'

Michael Gove says Brexiteers 'deserve respect' after MPs' BBC letter

Gove also tells Julia Hartley-Brewer he remains confident of deal with EU

BBC Brexit coverage: 'Letter is not a bashing, I'm concerned they're not connecting, says Julian Knight MP

Brexit 'bias' claims: MP who wrote letter says 'BBC staff see themselves as citizens of the world... but most people don't'

MP who wrote BBC 'bias' letter: 'I simply want them to connect with public'

Julian Knight, the Tory MP for Solihull, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the letter he wrote to the BBC's director-general about the coverage of Brexit

'Labour isn't in tune with the aspirations of the country and will lose the next general election', says former political advisor

Former Blair advisor says Labour are 'further from power than any point in my lifetime' under Corbyn

Labour 'further from power than any point in my lifetime', says ex-Blair aide

Matthew Doyle claims Labour MPs are trying to work out how to remove Jeremy Corbyn as leader before the next general election

Lord Norman Tebbit says arguments defending Martin McGuinness's peace process role like 'an argument for making peace with Nazi Germany'

Martin McGuinness likened to Nazi leaders Himmler and Goring by former victim Lord Tebbit

Martin McGuinness likened to Nazi leaders Himmler and Goring by Lord Tebbit

He told Julia Hartley-Brewer defending the former IRA commander's role in the peace process was like making 'an argument for Nazi Germany'

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Kezia Dugdale on alleged Momentum-Unite pact: 'It seems very much off the agenda but would have to stop in election period'

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale backs Jeremy Corbyn despite Momentum plot claims

Scottish Labour leader backs Corbyn despite Momentum plot claims

The Scottish Labour Leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the reported Unite-Momentum pact.

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