Sam Delaney

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

Special correspondent for the New Statesman Stephen Bush says Labour's conference has a different atmosphere this year

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Brexit: 'Labour should be boasting about new legislation it could bring in to protect workers'

Jeremy Corbyn has no imagination on Brexit, says former Labour MP

Jeremy Corbyn has no imagination on Brexit, says former Labour MP

Former Scottish Labour MP Tom Harris says the Labour Party need to show some imagination and courage

North Korea: ''Donald Trump could reach breaking point and attack North Korea to satisfy his ego'

'Donald Trump could snap and attack North Korea just to massage his ego'

'Donald Trump could snap and attack North Korea just to massage his ego'

Asian security expert Chris Ogden says wiping out North Korea may be something Donald Trump personally desires

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Here's how Donald Trump might react to North Korea's ambassador comments

WATCH Donald Trump get increasingly angry as he listens to the North Korean ambassador ridicule him

WATCH Donald Trump get angry as he listens to the North Korean ambassador

We've obtained pictures of Trump listening to yesterday's interview with Sam Delaney.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Police must keep control of sex grooming investigations, says Jeremy Dein (Wikipedia)

'We can't let vigilante paedophile hunters take over from the police'

'We can't let vigilante paedophile hunters take over from the police'

Jeremy Dein tells Sam Delaney we can't delegate law enforcement to people who aren't familiar with the law

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Local council missed a key time to help people with mental health'

Grenfell Tower suicides: 'Local council missed a key time to help people with mental health'

'Council missed a key time to help Grenfell Tower victims with mental health'

Mental health campaigner Yvette Greenway says people want to talk about their problems but are fed up with not being listened to so are giving up

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oliver Kamm said Corbyn would be a weak Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Oliver Kamm believes acolytes like Richard Burgon lack the talent and intelligence for high office

‘Lord Tebbit is wrong to demand national service for the unemployed', says education campaigner

‘Lord Tebbit is wrong to demand national service for the unemployed', says education campaigner

‘Lord Tebbit wrong to demand unemployed national service', says campaigner

Natasha Devon MBE and Colonel Richard Kemp discussed the suggestion of mandatory service in the armed forces

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Brexit: 'The UK gives more to the EU in defence than it gets back', says former Royal Navy officer

Brexit: Former Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

Royal Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

The Government has announced that it will continue to be committed to European security even after Brexit

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Sebastian Gorka praised Donald Trump on Sam Delaney's show

Donald Trump's former security aide tells Sam Delaney: 'America has many, many tools beyond total war'

Trump's former security aide says 'there are many tools beyond total war'

Sebastian Gorka also tells talkRADIO that Trump 'doesn't have a racist bone in his body' but the core team which propelled him to power has been taken over

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

'I knew it would stray into this territory' - Lord Tim Bell speaks out on disastrous Bell Pottinger campaign in South Africa

'I knew this would happen' - Lord Tim Bell speaks out on disastrous Bell Pottinger campaign in South Africa

Lord Tim Bell speaks out on disastrous Bell Pottinger campaign in South Africa

The firm ran a campaign for an investment company which provoked a racial row, and its co-founder says he knew it would 'stray into this territory'

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the pay cap, but because of Nicola Sturgeon'

News editor of Politics Home John Ashmore says Nicola Sturgeon's programme announcement was the right thing for her to do

Terrorism: 'Many outside London don't mix with communities and gather toxic views from others'

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals he was once part of embarrassing security breach

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals embarrassing security breach

Muslim campaigner Mohammed Khaliel says the way to defeat terrorism is through united communities

John Redwood says Theresa May and ministers would be breaking the law by paying 'Brexit bill'

John Redwood says Theresa May would be breaking the law by paying Brexit 'divorce bill'

John Redwood says Theresa May would be breaking the law by paying 'Brexit bill'

The MP for Wokingham and prominent leave campaigner said there's no law authorising such a payment, other than regular EU contributions

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

North Korea: 'The ball is in China's court and it needs to deal with the situation', says journalist

China must stop propping up North Korea's tin-pot economy, says defence expert

'China needs to deal with North Korea and show its hand', says journalist

The Sun's defence editor David Willetts wonders whether China is using North Korea as a proxy to test America’s resolve in the region

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

North Korea: 'Firing missile over Japan is actually an attempt to solve tensions'

North Korea: 'Firing missile over Japan is actually an attempt to defuse tensions'

'North Korea is actually trying to defuse tensions with Japan missile launch'

Lecturer Chris Ogden says if Donald Trump's ego is pricked he could lash out at North Korea

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Boris Johnson has been widely ridiculed in recent months - but Katie Perrior reckons he gets an unfair press

Theresa May's former comms director defends Boris Johnson: 'He's a character'

Theresa May's former comms director defends Boris Johnson: 'He's a character'

Katie Perrior defends Boris in interview with former Tory MP Jerry Hayes, who said the foreign secretary has been set up to fail and is doing so spectacularly

John McTernan believes the Government hasn't got a clue on key issues

Brexit: Tony Blair's former advisor blasts Theresa May and David Davis for 'keystone cops' tactics

Tony Blair's former advisor blasts David Davis for 'keystone cops' tacti

John McTernan says the EU knows it is holding all the cards

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell council 'wants to reorganise TMO and effectively talk to residents'

Deputy leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council Kim Taylor-Smith says the council wants to take back control of the Tenant Management Organisation

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Edward Adoo spoke to Sam Delaney about the tweet which connected a drugs bust in Catford to Carnival

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

Campaigner Natasha Devon says segregating men and women is a step backwards

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump ever', says political commentator

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump ever', says political commentator

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump'

American radio host Michael Graham says Donald Trump is right about the media giving one-sided Charlottesville reports

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Afghanistan: 'Lives may be lost on both sides but it's better than amplifying problems', says former commander

Afghanistan: 'Lives may be lost on both sides but it's better than amplifying problems', says former commander

'Lives may be lost in Afghanistan but it'll be better than amplifying problems'

Colonel Richard Kemp says we can't accept defeat in Afghanistan

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Barcelona: 'It was like an avalanche of people running away', says witness

Barcelona Las Ramblas eyewitness: 'It was like an avalanche of people running away'

'It was like an avalanche of people running away'

Witness describes the carnage in Las Ramblas

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Customs Union: 'If I were a business I'd be very worried about Brexit', says Vince Cable

Vince Cable says Brexit is a 'slow-motion car crash'

Vince Cable says Brexit is a 'slow-=motion car crash'

Vince Cable says the Government's current customs union idea is very 'airy fairy'

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Patel currently serves as international development secretary

Lord Tebbit: I think Priti Patel will be the next Prime Minister

Lord Tebbit: I think Priti Patel will be the next Prime Minister

Tebbit also said you can't compare Rees-Mogg to Jeremy Corbyn as 'he doesn't support the IRA'

Charlottesville: 'Donald Trump's failure to condemn white supremacy is either stupid or disturbing'

Charlottesville: 'Donald Trump's failure to condemn white supremacy is either stupid or disturbing'

'Donald Trump's Charlottesville comments are either stupid or disturbing'

Columnist Michael Graham says Donald Trump may not understand what the conservative movement is about in the US

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

'Chaotic consultations with Grenfell Tower victims could lead to inquiry boycott', says Society of Black Lawyers

'Chaotic consultation with Grenfell Tower victims could lead to inquiry boycott', says Society of Black Lawyers

'Chaotic consultations with Grenfell Tower victims may lead to inquiry boycott'

The chair of the Society of Black Lawyers Peter Herbert says he is deeply concerned that Martin Moore-Bick appears to have no relevant experience

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

'Mike Ashley's court case will have made people feel differently about him', says journalist

'Mike Ashley's court case will have made people feel differently about him', says journalist

'Mike Ashley's court case will have made people feel differently about him'

Retail editor at The Times Deirdre Hipwell says many would probably like to have a drink in the pub with Mike Ashley now

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

'Russia could have a recording of Donald Trump Jr's meeting with Russian lawyer'

'Russia could have a recording of Donald Trump Jr's meeting with Russian lawyer'

'Russia could have a recording of Donald Trump Jr's meeting with Russian lawyer'

Jared Kushner has released a statement distancing himself from the alleged meeting

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

'If lessons learned from Lakanal House fire were applied, Grenfell Tower fire may not have happened'

'If lessons learned from Lakanal House fire were applied, Grenfell Tower fire may not have happened'

'Grenfell fire may not have happened if lessons had been learned from Lakanal'

Baroness Jenny Jones says the Government needs to impose new building regulations covering various equipment and cladding

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

BBC pay: 'Tabloids and the Tories attack the BBC as being inefficient and wasteful', says sociologist

Sam Delaney: 'BBC pay details are pointless. What can we do with this information apart from gossip?'

Sam Delaney says BBC pay details are pointless: 'All we can do is gossip'

Sociologist Tom Mills believes the BBC releasing wage figures is good because public organisations should be transparent

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

'Blanket ban on representation in adverts is too far, but gender roles need to be balanced', says campaigner

Sexist advert debate: Campaigner says blanket ban is excessive

Sexist advert debate: Campaigner says blanket ban is excessive

The Advertising Standards Authority has said it will ban adverts that are sexist by showing gender stereotype roles

LISTEN: Sam Delaney meets Culture Club

LISTEN: Sam Delaney meets Culture Club

LISTEN: Sam Delaney meets Culture Club

The boys popped into talkRADIO HQ for a chat

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Labour may change position' Lord Michael Heseltine

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Corbyn might change position' says Lord Michael Heseltine

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Corbyn may change position'

Lord Michael Heseltine believes the current government will last for around 18 months to two years

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic as those in charge couldn't run it', says Labour councillor

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic as those in charge couldn't run it', says Labour councillor

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic due to those in charge'

Labour councillor Pat Mason says Grenfell Tower residents are angry and they want straight answers

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

'Nicola Sturgeon is sent abuse that's absolutely breathtakingly cruel', says former SNP MP

Former SNP MP John Nicolson reveals his shock at election defeat and says Nicola Sturgeon suffers 'breathtakingly cruel' abuse

Former SNP MP John Nicolson reveals his shock at election defeat

Nicolson say in politics women get the most abuse and has called for people to appreciate politicians more

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want good quality work for all', says author

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want good-quality work for all', says author

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want them'

Matthew Taylor says he doesn't want his review to end up with others in history that have ended up in a graveyard in Westminster

Anne Marie Morris walked into a firestorm of criticism with her racist comment

Theresa May can't sack Anne Marie Morris because she doesn't have the numbers, says former comms director

Theresa May's old comms director says she can't afford to sack Anne Marie Morris

Katie Perrior says there simply aren't enough Tories in Parliament to get rid of Morris despite her 'n-word' slur

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'The community must stick together and stay away from aggression', says local resident

Grenfell Tower: 'The community must not resort to aggression', says local resident

Grenfell Tower community must not stoop to aggression, says local resident

Local resident Tdjan says the community needs to channel peace and love

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

'No one should pay for university as everyone benefits from a highly educated workforce', says Novara Media

Corbyn supporter Aaron Bastani says university should be completely free for everyone

Corbyn supporter says university should be completely free for all

Novara Media founder says the most valuable piece of infrastructure is people's brains

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street but Theresa May is smart, strong politician', says former Labour MP

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street but Theresa May is smart, strong politician', says former Labour MP Simon Danczuk

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street', says Simon Danczuk

Former Labour MP Simon Danczuk says Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party has peaked and he'll start having problems as leader

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

'The Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for all in Northern Ireland', says DUP MP Sammy Wilson

'Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for all in Northern Ireland', says DUP MP Sammy Wilson

'Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for Northern Ireland', says DUP MP

DUP MP Sammy Wilson believes constituents expect politicians to use whatever influences they can to make life better for them

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Jacksons on their 50-year career, their music, and Michael Jackson

The Jacksons on their 50-year career, their music, and Michael's influence

The Jacksons on their 50-year career, their music, and Michael's influence

Jackie, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon swung by the studio for a chat with Sam Delaney

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'A Parliament with influence over the Government isn't bad and reflects democracy', says politics professor

'A Parliament with influence over the Government simply reflects democracy', says John Curtice

'A Parliament with influence over the Government is what democracy is about'

Politics guru John Curtice says we shouldn’t underestimate the ability of minority governments to survive

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Former Downing Street director of communications reveals more about 'shouting matches' over government way of working

Former Downing Street director of communications reveals more about 'shouting matches' over government way of working

Katie Perrior reveals more about 'shouting matches' over No.10 way of working

Downing Street's former director of communications says she felt like she was banging her head against a brick wall on a daily basis while working at No.10

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to gather intelligence and reassure the public'

Finsbury Park: 'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to reassure the public'

'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to reassure public'

Former Metropolitan Police officer Chris Hobbs says the country is in a pressure cooker which is bubbling to the boil, in light of recent attacks

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

'Answers have to come quicker than they are' - Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

'Answers have to come quicker than they are' - Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

The Olympic gold medallist, who is from the area, spoke to our presenter as he broadcasted from the area around the tower block

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

'Firefighters were just as amazed as the public at the speed Grenfell Tower fire spread' says Fire Brigades Union

Grenfell Tower: Firefighters' union boss says 'this could take a week for us to sort out'

Firefighter boss says 'this could take a week for us to sort out'

Ian Leahair of the Fire Brigades Union believes rescue workers will have been as surprised as anyone at the speed of the fire

Grenfell Tower: 'Privatisation has left the public unable to influence their own living standards', says Ken Livingstone

Grenfell Tower: Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone tells Sam Delaney that the Mayor of London needs more power to oversee housing

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

'It's not grim being young today and previous generations didn't walk on a pavement of gold'

Abi Wilkinson: 'The idea that Corbyn bribed people with tuition fees is mad'

Abi Wilkinson: 'The idea that Corbyn bribed people with tuition fees is mad'

Co-editor of post-feminist website The Conservative Woman Laura Perrins says the idea that young people have it tough needs to be challenged

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

'The Tories will only discuss the economy and Brexit with the DUP', says MP Andrew Rosindell

Theresa May crisis: DUP gay marriage views are irrelevant, says Tory MP

DUP gay marriage views are irrelevant, says Tory MP

MP Andrew Rosindell tells Sam Delaney fears over the moral views of the DUP are a red herring as it's nothing to do with stabilising our government

'Theresa May should call another general election as she's robbed herself of any respect she had', says Harriet Harman

'Theresa May has robbed herself of any respect she had', says Harriet Harman

'Theresa May has robbed herself of any respect she had', says Harriet Harman

Former deputy Labour leader Harriet Harman tells Sam Delaney Theresa May's election campaign was textbook in how not to do it

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

'Another general election will take place in three months time and Labour will hammer the Tories', says Corbyn supporter

'Another general election will take place in three months time and Labour will hammer the Tories', says Corbyn supporter

'Another election will take place in three months time and Labour will win'

Novara Media co-founder Aaron Bastani tells Sam Delaney that Theresa May has lost the plot because she wants to govern with the DUP

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

'The general election result hangs on how many Labour supporters turn out', says Ipsos Mori founder

'The election hinges on how many Labour supporters turn out', says Ipsos Mori founder

'The election hinges on how many Labour supporters turn out'

Ipsos Mori founder sir Robert Worcester tells Sam Delaney it is likely that the Conservatives will get a majority in the general election - but Labour voters might have something to say about that

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