Paul Ross

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Steven Knight on the new series of Peaky Blinders

Steven Knight on the new series of Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight on the new series

The director and screenwriter popped into the studio to chat with Paul Ross and Carole Malone

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Battle of Passchendaele: 'If you visit now you won't believe horrors went on 100 years ago', says Tony Robinson

Battle of Passchendaele: 'If you visit now, you won't believe the horrors of 100 years ago', says Tony Robinson

Battle of Passchendaele: 'Now the area is the epitome of the little village'

Actor and presenter Tony Robinson has spoken about the horrific scenes at the Battle of Passchendaele 100 years ago

Richard Ratcliffe on his Wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

Richard Ratcliffe on his wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

Richard Ratcliffe On His wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

The husband of the woman imprisoned in Iraq spoke to Paul Ross and Carole Malone about her situation and how the Foreign Secretary may have impacted it

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

The former politician spoke to Paul Ross about the decision to appoint Gavin Williamson as Defence Secretary

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo has 'no hard feelings' towards judge Prue Leith

Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo has 'no hard feelings' towards judge Prue Leith

Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo has 'no hard feelings' towards judge Prue Leith

Winner of The Great British Bake Off 2017 Sophie Faldo says watching the final brought back nerves

'I'm not sleazy or drunk' - Colonel Bob Stewart refutes Westminster sex harassment claims

'I'm not sleazy or drunk' - Colonel Bob Stewart refutes Westminster sex harassment claims

Colonel Bob Stewart refutes Westminster sex harassment claims

The MP for Beckenham angrily refuted the claims against him during an interview on Paul Ross

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

'Jared O'Mara was a last-minute choice against Nick Clegg', says Ken Livingstone

Jared O'Mara: Ken Livingstone blames Tony Blair's changes for candidate selection

Labour never thought Jared O'Mara could win his seat, says Ken Livingstone

The former London Mayor spoke to Paul Ross about the MP following his suspension

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump' - Sir Alan Sugar on why he'd fire Jeremy Corbyn

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump' - Sir Alan Sugar on why he'd fire Jeremy Corbyn

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump', says Lord Sugar

The multimillionaire spoke to Paul Ross and Carole Malone on the Full Set Breakfast about the Labour Leader

'It’s too late for him to apologise' - Woman who claims Jared O'Mara MP verbally abused her in a Sheffield nightclub speaks out

Jared O'Mara 'ugly bitch' accuser Sophie Evans claims 'it's too late to apologise'

Jared O'Mara accuser Sophie Evans claims 'it's too late to apologise'

Sophie Evans says the MP for Sheffield Hallam needs to acknowledge his alleged conduct from just prior to his election

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Conversation with Harvey Weinstein 'was the most bizarre thing I’d ever encountered', says actress Alice Evans

Harvey Weinstein encounter 'the most bizarre thing I’d ever encountered', actress Alice Evans tells talkRADIO

Harvey Weinstein encounter 'most bizarre episode of my life' says Alice Evans

The star of '102 Dalmations' met the producer at the Cannes Film Festival in 2002, where she says he asked to touch her breasts in a toilet

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Theresa May: 'MPs only calling for leadership election as conference blows everything out of perspective'

Theresa May plot: Former leader of Tory backbench committee accuses Grant Shapps of undermining Brexit negotiations

Former leader of Tory backbench committee accuses Shapps of undermining Brexit

Former Conservative MP Nick de Bois says it's not surprising 30 people would sign a letter against any sitting Prime Minister

Grant Shapps blames No 10 for 'leadership plot' media coverage, says election wiped out Theresa May's authority

Grant Shapps blames Tory whips for 'leadership plot' coverage, says election wiped out Theresa May's authority

Grant Shapps blames Tory Whips for 'plot' coverage, says PM's authority is dead

The MP for Welwyn Hatfield claimed party whips revealed a list of names for MPs seeking to change the Tory Party leadership to the media

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Judge Rinder on his canoe trip through Chester for Stand Up To Cancer and Strictly Come Dancing

Judge Rinder on his canoe trip through Chester for Stand Up To Cancer and Strictly Come Dancing

Judge Rinder on his canoe trip through Chester for Stand Up To Cancer

The TV judge joined Paul Ross and Carol Malone to talk about his involvement for Stand Up To Cancer

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'The foreign office and treasury clearly don't understand EU negotiating mentality', says MEP Steven Woolfe

Theresa May Brexit speech: 'The foreign office and treasury clearly don't understand the EU', says former Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe slams government over Theresa May Brexit speech

MEP Steven Woolfe says he thinks the reason Brexit negotiations have stalled is because of the 27 leaders of other EU countries

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Carole Malone left stunned after cyclist campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence is 'excessive'

Carole Malone left stunned after cyclist campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence is 'excessive'

Carole Malone stunned as campaigner says Charlie Alliston sentence 'excessive'

Our host and Paul Ross were speaking to Donnachadh McCarthy, co-founder of Stop Killing Cyclists, about the 18-year-old who knocked over and killed a woman in east London

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Keith Duffy and Brian McFadden on the Boyzlife tour and working with each other

Keith Duffy and Brian McFadden on the Boyzlife tour and working with each other

Keith Duffy and Brian McFadden on the Boyzlife tour and working with each other

The two singers came by the studio to chat with Paul Ross and Carole Malone

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Gok Wan once weighed 20 stone but has transformed his life

Gok Wan dishes on his new show and his incredible journey

Gok Wan dishes on his new show and his incredible journey

Wan says his show is 'like personal therapy'

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

'Only when the footage was released did I see how close she was' - Putney Bridge bus driver speaks out about jogger incident

'I didn't realise how close it was until footage was released' - Putney Bridge bus driver speaks about jogger horror

Putney Bridge bus driver speaks out about jogger incident

Olivier Salbris was driving the bus which nearly hit a woman after a jogger "pushed" her into traffic

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Florida resident tells of 'massive destruction' left after Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma: Florida pastor tells talkRADIO 'Trees were falling down, houses were on fire... I've never seen anything so scary'

Florida pastor says 'I've never seen anything as scary as Hurricane Irma'

Chris, a pastor in Lakeland, spoke to Paul Ross as the eye passed over the city

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Suzy Richards on the Run for Joel and dealing with her loss after Tunisia terror attack

Suzy Richards: Woman who lost three relatives in 2015 Tunisia attack describes her ordeal

Woman who lost three relatives in 2015 Tunisia attack describes her ordeal

Suzy Richards lost her brother, son, and father in the terror attack in Tunisia in 2015

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Chris Geiger on his time in the tent on The Great British Bake Off

Bake Off: Chris Geiger says 'I thought I could knock GBBO judges dead'

Bake Off: Chris Geiger says 'I thought I could knock GBBO judges dead'

The 50-year-old sailing enthusiast came onto the radio for a chat with Paul Ross and Carole Malone

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Comedian Robert Webb on his brand new book and TV show Back

Peep Show star Robert Webb on his brand-new book and TV show Back

Comedian Robert Webb on his brand-new book and TV show Back

Comedian and actor Robert Webb says he finds writing books less stressful than TV work

North Korea: 'Donald Trump's tweets can't be taken at face value', says Channel 4's Krishnan Guru-Murthy

North Korea: We need to kind of ignore Donald Trump's tweets, says Channel 4's Krishnan Guru-Murthy

'Donald Trump's tweets can't be taken at face value', says Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Channel 4 news anchor Krishnan Guru-Murthy says we must rely on the US system against North Korea and not worry about what the President is saying

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

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

Alcohol problems: 'I want help from the doctor but he won't see me if I'm over the limit'

Alcohol problems: 'I want help from the doctor but he won't see me if I'm over the limit'

'I want help with alcohol from the doctor but he don't see me over the limit'

A caller spoke to Paul Ross about his problems with alcohol in a moving interview

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

GBBO: 'People won't notice the difference between the old and new version', says TV journalist

GBBO: 'Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig are very similar to Mel and Sue', says TV journalist

GBBO: 'Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig are very similar to Mel and Sue'

The Mirror's TV editor Nicola Methven says people won't notice the difference between the old and new version of Bake Off

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

'People can hold insulting opinions, but if it's grossly offensive, we'll prosecute', says Director of Public Prosecutions

Alison Saunders on hate crime plans: 'People can hold insulting views but if they're grossly offensive, we'll prosecute'

'People can hold insulting opinion, but if it's grossly offensive, we prosecute'

Alison Saunders, the Director of Public Prosecutions, spoke to Paul Ross about the Crown Prosecution Service's crackdown on hate crime

Former England rugby player Matt Dawson on going through Lyme disease

Former England rugby player Matt Dawson on going through Lyme disease

Former England rugby player Matt Dawson on going through Lyme disease

Matt Dawson has warned of the dangers of ticks after he was bitten by one and it gave him Lyme disease

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

'We continually face terror because a generation was radicalised by 80s and 90s preachers', says former No 10 advisor

Barcelona: Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response to Las Ramblas attack

Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response

Katie Perrior also gives Paul Ross her take on what has caused the current wave of jihad

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Gurinder Chadha on 'Viceroy's House' and why she'll never do a 'Bend It Like Beckham 2'

Indian independence: Viceroy's House director Gurinder Chadha on the horrors of Partition

Indian director Gurinder Chadha on 'Viceroy's House' and the horrors of Partitio

The director of the film, which tells the events of the Partition of India, spoke to Paul Ross live from Amritsar

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Perrior says the claim would be typical of her own experience

Jeremy Hunt £44,000 bathroom 'symptomatic of government spending', says Theresa May's former comms director

Jeremy Hunt £44,000 bathroom 'symptomatic of government spending'

Paul Ross's co-host discussed the allegations of a huge bathroom refurb for the Health Secretary, who has refuted the reports.

New A-Level exams: 'We're kidding ourselves if we think they'll result in higher standards', says campaigner

New A-Level exams: 'We're kidding ourselves if we think they'll result in higher standards', says campaigner

'We're kidding ourselves if we think new A-Level exams will raise standards'

Chris McGovern from the Campaign for Real Education spoke to Paul Ross over the planned 'tougher' exams

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Fibronil egg contamination scare: 'British produce isn't a problem at all', says Egg Industry Council Chair

Fibronil egg contamination scare: 'UK produce isn't a problem at all', says Egg Industry Council

'British eggs aren't a problem', says industry council chair

Andrew Joret spoke to Paul Ross and Carole Malone about the egg contamination scare, after produce from the Netherlands was found to be tainted with a pesticide.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Sir Vince Cable: 'I'm not sneering at older people'

Sir Vince Cable on Brexit: 'I wasn't sneering at old people by saying they shafted the rest'

Vince Cable on Brexit: I wasn't sneering at old people with 'shafting' comments

The Leader of the Liberal Democrats clarified comments he made about older people being 'self-declared martyrs'

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Jacob Rees-Mogg MP invites young man who got tattoo of him to Westminster

Jacob Rees-Mogg MP invites young man who got tattoo of him to Westminster

The Tory MP for North East Somerset was 'enormously honoured' by Ross Atkinson's show of devotion

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Shaun Ryder on new Black Grape album 'Pop Voodoo' and I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here'

Shaun Ryder on new Black Grape album 'Pop Voodoo' and I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here'

Shaun Ryder on the new Black Grape album 'Pop Voodoo' and 'I'm A Celebrity'

The Black Grape frontman swung by the studio for a chat with Paul Ross and Carole Malone

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Sylvester McCoy on Jodie Whittaker, The Hobbit trilogy, and London Comic-Con

Sylvester McCoy on Jodie Whittaker, The Hobbit trilogy, and London Comic-Con

Sylvester McCoy on Jodie Whittaker, The Hobbit trilogy, and London Comic-Con

The Scottish actor, known for his role as the Seventh Doctor and as Radagast the Brown, came onto the talkRADIO airwaves for a chat with Paul Ross

Ministry of Justice report 'symptomatic of everything wrong' in prison service, says POA representative

Prison officers' union blasts Government after report shows wrongful releases at record high

Prison officers' union blasts Government after 'wrongful release' report

Steve Gillan, the Prison Officers Association's General Secretary, spoke to Paul Ross about UK prison services

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor displaced by flames

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor displaced by flames

France wildfires: 'No one has told us anything', says travel editor

Lisa Minot is the travel editor for The Sun, and has had to evacuate her campsite as the flames spread across southern France

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Arlene Phillips on the Gala for Grenfell and the BBC gender pay gap

Arlene Phillips on the Gala for Grenfell and the BBC gender pay gap

Arlene Phillips on the Gala for Grenfell and the BBC gender pay gap

The former choreographer for BBC Strictly Come Dancing swung by the studio for a chat with Paul Ross and Carole Malone

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Comedian Bill Bailey on his 100 mile walk for Stand Up To Cancer and why he's walking the wrong way

Comedian Bill Bailey on his 100 mile walk for Stand Up To Cancer - and why he's walking the wrong way

Comedian Bill Bailey on his 100 mile walk for Stand Up To Cancer

Bill Bailey is walking in the opposite direction to what is recommended along the Ridgeway so the wind doesn't blow his hair in his face

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

'Council sent four officials to tell five-year-old she couldn't sell lemonade on the street', says father

Andre Spicer: Father whose five-year-old was fined for selling lemonade describes her ordeal

Father whose five-year-old was fined for selling lemonade describes her ordeal

A five-year-old girl was told she could not sell lemonade on the street without a trading permit and was fined

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

'BBC transparency will prompt it to address issues quickly', says Andrew Bridgen MP

BBC pay row: Tory MP Andrew Bridgen demands licence fee be scrapped

BBC pay row: Tory MP Andrew Bridgen demands licence fee be scrapped

Andrew Bridgen, the MP for North West Leicestershire, spoke to Paul Ross about the broadcaster's revealed talent pay

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Actor John Leeson on playing Doctor Who's K9 and the new female Time Lord

Doctor Who star John Leeson on playing K9 and the choice of Jodie Whittaker

Doctor Who's 'K9' says Jodie Whittaker is a wonderful choice

The actor came onto the talkRADIO airwaves for a chat with Paul Ross

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Contaminated blood inquiry 'took far too long in coming', says Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham

Contaminated blood inquiry 'took far too long in coming', says Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham

Contaminated blood inquiry 'took far too long in coming', says Andy Burnham

The Greater Manchester Mayor spoke to Paul Ross in the wake of the Prime Minister's announcement of an inquiry into the scandal

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Brexit: 'To carry the whole country with us, this can’t be the Brexit of one political party', says Labour Leave

Labour Leave boss says Theresa May is 'sensible' to seek cross-party support on Brexit

Labour Leave boss says Theresa May 'sensible' to seek cross-party Brexit backing

Theresa May is to ask Jeremy Corbyn for support over Brexit as she wants opposition parties to contribute

Vince Cable believes the public are sick of elections

Lib Dem leader-in-waiting Vince Cable says he doesn't want another general election

Vince Cable says he doesn't want another general election

Cable, the only man challenging for the Lib Dem leadership, suggests he will support Theresa May on Brexit.

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Sir Martin Moore-Bick has tarred us all with the same brush', says local resident

Grenfell Tower evacuee: 'People will withhold evidence if they don't trust Sir Martin Moore-Bick'

Grenfell evacuee: 'People will withhold evidence if they don't trust the chair'

Local resident Joe Delaney says the Grenfell Tower inquiry chair 'couldn't talk himself out of a pair on underpants at a sex party'

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Theresa May has faced a gruelling period since the election

Tory U-turn: Stop trolling Theresa May, says her former comms director

Tory U-turn: Stop trolling Theresa May, says her former comms director

Downing Street's former director of communications Katie Perrior says the Conservatives U-turn as Theresa May doesn’t have the power to do what she set out

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

'Ireland should leave the EU as it'll be better off by maintaining its relationship with UK', says former Irish diplomat

'Ireland should leave the EU to maintain its relationship with UK', says former Irish diplomat

'Ireland should leave the EU to maintain its relationship with UK'

Former Irish diplomat Ray Bassett says the country can make its own mind up about decisions rather than letting Brussels do so

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

'Travelling to the mainland from Northern Ireland for an abortion is bizarrely like booking a holiday'

Travelling to England from Northern Ireland for an abortion 'bizarrely, like booking a holiday'

Travelling to England for an abortion was 'bizarrely, like booking a holiday'

Paul Ross hears from a woman who travelled from Northern Ireland to have an abortion in England

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', says Unison

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', say Unison

'It's absolutely shocking MPs would vote against pay cap after praising workers'

Head of health at Unison, Christina McAnea, says she hopes public sector workers will tell Tory politicians what they think of them

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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'Money should be spent on poor people before things go wrong instead of afterwards', says Big Issue founder

'Money should be spent on poor people before things go wrong instead of after'

Baron John Bird says the prison system mainly works against people and the school system has failed

'Company provided cladding for Grenfell Tower knowing it was a fire risk', says journalist

'Company provided cladding for Grenfell Tower knowing it was a fire risk', says journalist

'Company provided cladding for Grenfell Tower knowing it was a fire risk'

Journalist Tom Bergin says the legality of the panels used on Grenfell Tower is not clear

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

'A branch of the magic money tree is falling off as UK saves EU budget contribution', says Conservative MP

'A little branch falling off a magic money tree' as UK keeps EU budget contribution, says Conservative MP

'A branch falling off a magic money tree' as UK keeps EU cash

Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin believes the Tory-DUP deal is good for the country as people voted for the Conservatives to take the UK out of the EU

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