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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Co-star pays tribute to "brilliant, funny" Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher was brilliant and funny, says Star Wars co-star Warwick Davis

Carrie Fisher was brilliant and funny, says Star Wars co-star Warwick Davis

Warwick Davis says Carrie Fisher was 'such a brilliant, funny woman.'

George Michael passed away on Christmas day aged 53

George Michael was a workaholic who hardly left the studio, says producer Steve Sidwell

George Michael was a workaholic who hardly left the studio, says producer

Steve Sidwell also says Michael was planning work for the near future and the news came as a great shock

George Michael was an icon for the LGBT community

George Michael won respect for coming out as gay, says Peter Tatchell

George Michael won respect for coming out as gay, says Peter Tatchell

LGBT rights campaigner said Michael and other gay performers had to endure horrendous treatment during the 1980s

Smith starred in 2point4 children, the Vicar of Dibley and the Royle Family

Liz Smith was a genius, says former 2point4 children co-star John Pickard

Liz Smith was a genius, says former 2point4 children co-star John Pickard

Pickard said Smith's timing was incredible and she was proof that it's never too old to succeed as an actor

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Nigel Farage says the Archbishop of Canterbury is horribly out of touch

Nigel Farage says he would reject a peerage: 'I've still got work to do after Brexit'

Nigel Farage says he would reject a peerage: 'I've still got work to do'

Farage told James Whale he wants to drive home Brexit and sure people got what they voted for

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Saturday, December 24, 2016

The Brexit result has proved hugely divisive

Brussels politicians believe Brexit talks will collapse, Remainer Peter Wilding tells George Galloway

Brussels leader think Brexit talks will collapse, Remainer tells George Galloway

Peter Wilding says he accepts referendum result but UK must not be 'arsonist of Europe'

Roland Gift found fame as one of Britain's top singers during the 1980s

George Galloway joined by Fine Young Cannibals frontman Roland Lee Gift

George Galloway joined by Fine Young Cannibals frontman Roland Lee Gift

Guitarist Dave Randall also joins George for a very special session

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Galloway spoke to former NHS chairman Roy Lilley on his talkRADIO show

George Galloway: There's no merit at all in US-style private healthcare

George Galloway: There's no merit at all in US-style private healthcare

Galloway speaks to former NHS chairman Roy Lilley and suggests NHS would work fine if it were properly resourced

London tube strikes: RMT's Steve Hedley admits 'I want to overthrow capitalism and put Jeremy Corbyn in power'

London tube strikes: RMT's Steve Hedley admits 'I want to overthrow capitalism and put Jeremy Corbyn in power'

Senior RMT figure admits he'd like to destroy capitalism and put Corbyn in power

Steve Hedley was speaking to talkRADIO after news of fresh strikes on the London underground

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Southern Rail has been decimated by strikes in recent months

Southern Rail savaged for 'bogus' malfunction claims by MP Nick Herbert

Southern Rail savaged for 'bogus' malfunction claims by MP Nick Herbert

Herbert says faulty camera claims are completely fabricated and aimed at bringing down the Government

The Irish couple who wed in the country's first-ever same-sex marriage are seen here after their ceremony in 2015

James Whale tells Christian caller he's 'talking tosh' in gay marriage debate

James Whale tells Christian caller he's 'talking tosh' in gay marriage debate

Ken, a committed Christian, called in to discuss the decision by King's College London to remove the picture of the former Archbishop of Canterbury for his views on gay marriage

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Reed said his decision to quit was due to family reasons

Jamie Reed resignation is rooted in clash with Jeremy Corbyn, says close friend Tom Harris

Jamie Reed resignation is rooted in clash with Corbyn, says friend

Tom Harris, a former Labour MP-turned-Telegraph commentator, told Sam Delaney the party are unelectable under Corbyn

At least 12 people died in the attack on a Christmas market in Berlin

George Galloway: Why are we all talking about Berlin attack but not Zurich mosque attack?

George Galloway attacks the hypocrisy of Berlin mosque attack coverage

Galloway said the Zurich mosque shooting has received little to no attention

James Whale angers Brexit MP Peter Bone by telling him he's talking 'rubbish'

James Whale angers Brexit MP Peter Bone by telling him he's talking 'rubbish'

James also suggests Britain should give up the Commonwealth as well the EU as it 'gives us nothing'

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Turkish police are seen in the aftermath of the shooting

Ankara shooting: Andrey Karlov could be the Franz Ferdinand of our times, says George Galloway

Andrey Karlov could be the Franz Ferdinand of our times, says George Galloway

George believes 'Russian revenge could be swift and brutal' if Turkey is found to be in any way culpable for today's assassination in Ankara

David Davies became embroiled in a furious racism row on Sam Delaney's News Thing show

Tory MP David Davies blasted by black activist after migrant racism row

Tory MP David Davies blasted by black activist after migrant racism row

Simon Woolley said Monmouth MP's comments 'feed into an institutional narrative that people of colour are of less worth and value'

The Southern strikes have brought misery to thousands of people across London and the South East

Mick Cash says RMT would be open to 'Christmas truce' on Southern network

Mick Cash says RMT would be open to 'Christmas truce' on Southern network

Cash says his members are prepared to be reasonable - but Chris Grayling won't deal with them

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Simon Jenkins believes his situation is akin to that of a black person 20 years ago

Simon Jenkins on being a straight, white, older man: 'This is how black people must have felt 30 years ago'

Political correctness is riddled with dangerous hypocrisy, says Simon Jenkins

Jenkins says 'if you're being selected for important jobs these days, the best thing you can be is a black woman'

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Galloway had some words of criticism for Theresa May

George Galloway: A lot of Tories now believe Boris Johnson would be better leader than Theresa May

George Galloway: Many Tories now believe Boris would be better leader than May

Galloway says Johnson at least has charisma unlike 'empty vessel' May

Galloway had particularly harsh words for the Alliance for Workers' Liberty

George Galloway: Even Jon Lansman is better than the vile Trotskyist saboteurs trying to steal Momentum

George Galloway attacks 'vile Trotskyist saboteurs' behind Momentum uprising

Galloway says he and Jon Lansman have long-standing differences but Momentum founder is infinitely preferable to hard-left 'rag-bag'

Iain lee wasn't happy when his star guest turned up late

Iain Lee lays into actor Dexter Fletcher for arriving late to his show

Iain Lee lays into actor Dexter Fletcher for arriving late to his show

Our presenter gave the Lock Stock star both smoking barrels for turning up late - but Dexter was in no mood to apologise

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

A Southern Rail train is seen in Battersea, London

George Galloway: Wealthy Southern Rail passengers are turning to Jeremy Corbyn to solve current crisis

George Galloway says Southern Rail is 'the worst franchise in history'

Galloway says 'gin n' jag golf club bores' who travel with Southern are coming round to Jeremy Corbyn's idea of rail privatisation

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Chris Hobbs says the issue of sex abuse is 'only just being explored'

Police sex abuse report: 'Inevitably you're going to get predators' says former officer

'Inevitably you're going to get predators' says former police officer

Chris Hobbs spoke to talkRADIO after a police watchdog revealed that more than 300 officers have been accused of exploiting their position to commit acts of abuse

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

George Galloway claimed Frank Field was too scared to face him on talkRADIO

George Galloway savages 'cowardly apostate' Frank Field over NHS reform plan

George Galloway savages 'cowardly apostate' Frank Field over NHS reform plan

Galloway said Field had backed out of facing him live on air

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

LISTEN Julia Hartley-Brewer baffled by Remain MP during Brexit Supreme Court case discussion

LISTEN Julia Hartley-Brewer baffled by Remain MP during Brexit Supreme Court case discussion

Julia baffled by Remain MP during Brexit Supreme Court case discussion

Barry Gardiner says he and other Remain MPs need 'clarity' on Brexit strategy, prompting incredulity from Julia

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Saturday, December 3, 2016

George Galloway mocks Sarah Olney for 'running away' from Julia Hartley-Brewer interview

George Galloway mocks Sarah Olney for 'running away' from talkRADIO interview

Galloway called Olney a 'complete greenhorn' who was unable to withstand perfectly reasonable questioning

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

Sarah Olney talkRADIO interview: 'Press officer should be sacked for that disaster'

Sarah Olney talkRADIO interview: 'Press officer should be sacked for that disaster'

Sarah Olney talkRADIO interview: 'Press officer should be sacked'

PR expert Jo Tanner says Jo Tanner's advisers should have pretended the line had gone dead rather than claim she had another interview to fulfil

'The best piece of political journalism I have witnessed in decades' - Twitter reacts to Julia Hartley-Brewer's interview with Sarah Olney

New Richmond Park MP Sarah Olney blasted on Twitter for 'running away' from talkRADIO interview

Twitter reacts to Julia Hartley-Brewer's interview with Sarah Olney

The interview's been called 'the best piece of political journalism I have witnessed in decades.'

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

England football manager Gareth Southgate speaks to talkRADIO from inside a Slipknot mosh pit

England boss Gareth Southgate speaks to us from inside a Slipknot mosh pit

Southgate caught up with Toby Gilles from a rather unusual location

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

George Galloway: The idea that Donald Trump won because of sexism or racism is utter rubbish

George Galloway rubbishes idea that racism, sexism fuelled Trump's triumph

Our Friday presenter

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Former UKIP MEP defends Nigel Farage's Obama comments: 'How's it racist to call someone a creature?'

Former UKIP MEP blames 'liberal left' for Nigel Farage Obama 'creature' uproar

Janice Atkinson says it's not racist to call someone a creature and Mr Farage's comments have been blown out of proportion

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

"If Mrs May had any sense she would have immediately invoked Article 50 using the Royal Prerogative," says George Galloway

"The only solution to this crisis now is a general election," says George Galloway on Article 50

Galloway says only solution to Article 50 crisis is snap election

In his Friday night programme, talkRADIO's George Galloway urged Theresa May to call a snap election, saying "Parliament has a right to be involved in Brexit, but not this one".

Monday, October 31, 2016

Monday, October 31, 2016

'I don't believe in aeroplanes' - It's Jon Holmes' Alco Vox Pops

'I don't believe in aeroplanes' - It's Jon Holmes' Alco Vox Pops

'I don't believe in aeroplanes' - It's Jon Holmes' Alco Vox Pops

Jon Holmes asked for the views of those who were drunk

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

George Galloway condemns 'treason' against Jeremy Corbyn and singles out gay Labour MPs over Saudi vote

George Galloway

Galloway says some of those who abandoned their party's move to withdraw support from Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen would be beheaded in Riyadh

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Jon Holmes: I still love the BBC despite my Now Show sacking - I just believe in treating people as humans

'I still love the BBC - I just believe in treating people like humans'

talkRADIO's star presenter opens up on the furore following his dismissal from the Now Show

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

'Pompous people will evolve to the point where their finger becomes inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

'Pompous people will evolve to the point where their finger becomes inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

'The finger will become inadequate and it will rot off' - The Big Debate on cups

Jon Holmes gets the latest on the biggest question of the day

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Paul Ross opens up on his own ordeal

Keith Vaz scandal: Paul Ross opens up on his own ordeal

Keith Vaz scandal: Paul Ross opens up on his own ordeal

talkRADIO's morning presenter has been in Vaz's shoes. Here he reveals what he went through

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

New Alzheimer's drug could be available very soon, says Alzheimer's Research UK

New Alzheimer's drug could be available 'within four years if not sooner'

New Alzheimer's drug could be available 'within four years if not sooner'

Director of Policy at Alzheimer's Research UK says initial tests have shown good signs

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

The Big Debate on Age: 'Owls are timeless'

Today's Big Debate was about whether we still need age in a post-Brexit Britain

Water features, decking and holes - Jon Holmes finds out more about the Donald Trump wall with Tommy Walsh

Ground Force's Tommy Walsh chats about the Mexico wall to Jon Holmes

Ground Force's Tommy Walsh chats about the Mexico wall to Jon Holmes

TV gardening star tells the world he'd put decking and water features in the wall, to make it look all pretty

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bananas, fleas, and inflated guinea pigs: Lonely Lunch Club takes to the skies

Bananas, fleas, and inflated guinea pigs: Lonely Lunch Club takes to the skies

Bananas, fleas, and inflated guinea pigs: Lonely Lunch Club takes to the skies

Today's Lonely Lunch Club was very, very weird

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The Big Debate on History: "Lord Nelson got his foot bitten off by a plastic clown"

The Big Debate on History: 'Lord Nelson got his foot bitten off by a plastic clown'

Big Debate on History: 'Lord Nelson got his foot bitten off by a plastic clown'

You don't want to miss this Big Debate, featuring a rather unorthodox explanation on the Battle of Trafalgar

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

The Big Debate on Weather: "I'm like a picnic on a stick!"

The Big Debate on Weather: 'I'm like a picnic on a stick!'

The Big Debate on Weather: 'I'm like a picnic on a stick!'

This debate got well and truly stormy as talkRADIO broadcast live from Edinburgh

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

'Paid Intern' Cornelius pranks Digital Producer Luke Dolan on the Jon Holmes show

I got pranked live on the Jon Holmes show - by some joker called Cornelius

I got pranked live on the Jon Holmes show

I'll (probably) never leave my emails open in the talkRADIO office again

Jon Holmes' Lonely Lunch Club with Merton

Double yellow lines, biscuits and photos - Time for the Lonely Lunch Club

Double yellow lines, biscuits and photos - Time for the Lonely Lunch Club

Jon Holmes invites another lonely luncher on air to cheer up their (and our) lunchtime

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Jon Holmes talkRADIO Employee appraisals: Assistant Producer Cass

Jon Holmes talkRADIO Employee appraisals: Assistant Producer Cass

Jon Holmes talkRADIO Employee appraisals: Assistant Producer Cass

Jon got newsreader Victoria Bourne to evaluate Cass

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

The Big Debate: "They dress horses up like tarts"

This Big Debate took a turn that you'd neigh-ver expect.

Yoga and a turmeric almond cappuccino! Lonely Lunch Club's all about Eve today

Yoga and a turmeric almond cappuccino! Lonely Lunch Club's all about Eve today

Yoga and a turmeric almond cappuccino! Lonely Lunch Club's all about Eve today

Eve joined the ranks of the tupperware hall of despair

Migration Watch Chief Executive Alanna Thomas insists Home Office system for asylum seekers needs to be overhauled

Asylum seeker system must be overhauled by Home Office, says Migration Watch chief Alanna Thomas

Migration Watch boss explains flaws in Home Office asylum system

This follows reports that one in three asylum claims are being made by illegal immigrants or people who have overstayed their visas

Greater London GP slams the Conservative Party's 'stealth' privatisation of the National Health Service

Owen Smith NHS privatisation claims backed by prominent doctor

Owen Smith NHS privatisation claims backed by prominent doctor

GP and author Youssef El-Gingihy claims the government has strived to privatise the NHS by 'stealth' but says this plan has reached its 'endgame'

Dalian Atkinson died after going into cardiac arrest. He was tasered 90 minutes before his death

Dalian Atkinson taser death: Amnesty arms director demands 'a reasoned and informed debate'

Amnesty calls for a debate on tasers after Dalian Atkinson death

The human rights organisation voices its concerns to talkRADIO after death of former Aston Villa star.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

The Big Debate on Ice - 'Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder'

The Big Debate on Ice - 'Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder'

"Given the choice between battenburg and murder, most would choose murder"

Today's Big Debate on Ice got ice-cold

Teen sexting not as common as you think, says anti-bullying campaigner

Teen Sexting not as common as you think, says anti-bullying campaigner

Sue Jones of Ditch the Label offers comfort to parents worried their kids might be sending revealing images

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