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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

British tourists endured 'chaotic scramble' for flights out of Gambia as political crisis escalates

British tourists endured 'chaotic scramble' for flights out of Gambia as political crisis escalates

British tourists endured 'chaotic scramble' for flights out of Gambia in crisis

The threat of military action hands over the country after its unseated president, Yahya Jammeh, continues to refuse to hand over power to his successor

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

After months of speculation, the Prime Minister confirmed the country would leave the market in her speech today

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Following months of pressure, the Prime Minister is to give a speech which will clarify her plans for the upcoming negotiations

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

EU nationals could face travel restrictions to the US, suggests Donald Trump

European nationals could face travel restrictions to the US, suggests Donald Trump

European nationals could face US travel restrictions, suggests Donald Trump

The President-elect has appeared to suggest European nationals could face tighter restrictions on travel to America in his interview with Michael Gove

Donald Trump hails the UK for Brexit vote and slams Angela Merkel for refugee decision

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

The soon-to-be President has praised the UK as 'smart' for opting out of the EU, and savaged the German Chancellor for opening the doors to refugees

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

The week's court news: from a jealous lawyer to unlawful subletting

Jealous husband convicted of killing wife's lover in Dalston - the week's court news

The week's court news: from a jealous lawyer to unlawful subletting

talkRADIO and Court News bring you the latest from the UK's courts

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Top Republican puts UK to the top of the US trade deal ladder

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker made the comments after meeting the Foreign Secretary in Washington

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Theresa May to make speech on Brexit following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

The Prime Minister will deliver a speech to quell accusations her government lacks an exit strategy ahead of the EU negotiations

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Sir Ivan Rogers blasts 'muddled thinking' of ministers in resignation email

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

The EU ambassador resigned in a surprise move yesterday

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

'SNP has declared a policy which implies rebuilding of Hadrian's wall with machine guns' - George Galloway challenges Nicola Sturgeon over second Scottish Indyref

'The SNP wants to rebuild Hadrian's Wall with machine guns' - George Galloway calls out Nicola Sturgeon

George Galloway challenges Nicola Sturgeon over second Scottish referendum

Our presenter called out the Scottish First Minister over the SNP declaring 'a policy which implies rebuilding of Hadrian's wall with machine guns'

Does The UK Need Trump Style ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Muslims?

Trump-style 'extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

'Extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

Oshin Shahiean, solicitor and senior immigration adviser at OTS Solicitors, says Britain is already well-protected and there's no need to panic after Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

The attack on Monday left 12 people dead and 50 people injured, and Islamic State have now claimed responsibility

Friday, December 16, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

The PM wants the status of EU migrants in the UK and Britons on the continent agreed early in the negotiations.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Point one goes to the Oxford English Dictionary

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Brexit trade deal warning: Ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' over 10-year claim

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Prominent Leave campaigner Dominic Raab blasted Sir Ivan Rogers over his comments made to the BBC in October

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

The other EU member states are to discuss their plans for the upcoming negotiations

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

James Whale grills Bob Blackman MP over the future of Britain after Brexit

Brexit: Leaver Bob Blackman can't name single EU law imposed on UK when pressed by James Whale

Brexit: Leaver Bob Blackman can't name a single EU law imposed on UK

Our host gave the MP for Harrow East a tough questioning about the UK's future prospects and the status of EU nationals

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Ian Brady: Twitter savages the Metro over article about the Moors murderer's Brexit views

Ian Brady: Twitter savages the Metro over online article about Moors murderer's Brexit views

Twitter savages the Metro over online article about Ian Brady's Brexit views

The Moors murderer recently revealed his views on Brexit - and the Metro Online referred to him as 'a high profile celebrity'

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Families waiting on Ulster inquests facing 'bleak' future unless reform is delivered, says criminal justice inspector

Families waiting on Ulster inquests facing 'bleak' future unless reform is delivered, says criminal justice inspector

Families waiting on Ulster inquests facing 'bleak' future, says inspector

Brendan McGuigan, the Chief inspector at the Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland (CJINI), insisted that unless the money is put forward, the families' feelings won't be dealt with at all

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

'The toxic trio of the Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatawas have infected Islam', says Imam

'The toxic trio of the Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatwas have infected Islam', says Imam

'Toxic trio of Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatwas have infected Islam', says Imam

Dr. Taj Hargey was speaking to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Dame Louise Casey's report on segregation and social exclusion.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's appeal opens today in the Supreme Court

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's Supreme Court appeal begins today

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's Supreme Court appeal begins today

Last month, the High Court ruled Article 50 couldn't be triggered by Theresa May without Parliament's approval

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

Brexit: UK future has to be focused on more than GDP, insists thinktank director

This follows the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, warning against "division and despair" if the government's plan is to focus on money rather than people

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Angela Merkel and Donald Tusk's 'saber-rattling' only adds to EU uncertainty, says news editor

EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start, suggests Guido Fawkes editor

'EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start'

Alex Wickham, the news editor at Guido Fawkes, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Merkel's refusal to negotiate residency rights until Article 50 is triggered

Four men committed suicide as a result of increasing 'sextortion' crimes

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' crimes after four men committed suicide

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' after string of suicides

The National Crime Agency has warned International gangs of organised criminals are targeting increased numbers of young men by luring them into potentially compromising positions

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon to release blueprint of Scotland's options

The Scottish First Minister is set to lay out Scotland's options in a Brexit blueprint, as revealed in an address to the Irish Parliament

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with political editor over EU trade negotiations

LISTEN to Julia Hartley-Brewer's fiery Brexit clash with political editor Ian Dunt

LISTEN to Julia's fiery Brexit clash with political editor Ian Dunt

Ian Dunt and our midmorning host had a dispute over the time to negotiate a deal with the EU

Brexit: Ikea to remain in the UK after European Union exit

Brexit: Ikea to remain in the UK after European Union exit

Brexit: Ikea to remain in the UK after European Union exit

The Swedish furniture giant has stated it will continue to invest in the country even after it leaves the EU

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Brexit High Court Ruling: Leave.EU cancels Supreme Court protest after fears extremists groups could take it over

Brexit pressure group cancels High Court protest over racist hijack fears

Brexit pressure group cancels High Court protest over racist hijack fears

The group revealed they had been 'inundated' by messages from extremist groups supporting the protest

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with Tony Blair's former advisor over the reasons behind the Brexit vote

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with Tony Blair's former advisor over Brexit

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with Tony Blair's former advisor over EU vote

John McTernan came onto the show to discuss the former PM's return to political activity

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is not to be liked, it's to represent the views of your government', says Sir Andrew Wood

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is to represent views of your government', says Sir Andrew Wood

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is to represent views of your government'

Sir Andrew Wood, the former ambassador to Russia, claimed an ambassador role wouldn't suit Nigel Farage because he's 'a politician from another party representing a different point of view'

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

The president-elect backed Farage for the role of UK-US ambassador on the social media site

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

Lord Kerr: 'Had he said immigrants were stupid, the police would have charged him', says Peter Lilley MP

'Had Lord Kerr said immigrants were stupid, police could have charged him', says Peter Lilley MP

'Had Lord Kerr said immigrants were stupid, he might have been charged'

Lord Kerr said at a thinktank yesterday that the UK needs migrants because native Britons are 'so bloody stupid'

A banned German extremist group with Islamic State links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

An investigation by the Independent revealed Die Wahre Religio is trying to recruit people in British cities

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Marine Le Pen: After the events of 2016, could she be elected?

After Trump and Brexit, could Marine Le Pen provide the world's next political earthquake?

After Trump and Brexit, could Marine Le Pen be next?

Gaining insight from two Paris-based experts, talkRADIO examines the divisive and charismatic leader of the Front National Party

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

'Majority of terrorists we have to worry about are home grown', says former head of the national counter-terrorism security office

Former anti-terror chief says main UK threat is homegrown and attack could happen at any time

Former anti-terror chief says main UK threat is homegrown

The former head of the national counter-terrorism security office explained how the UK can't take its success at preventing terror attacks for granted.

Special UK-US relationship 'such a lovely myth', says professor

Special UK-US relationship 'such a lovely myth', says professor

Special UK-US relationship 'such a lovely myth', says professor

Professor Scott Lucas explained that Donald Trump's 'protectionist' America will affect chances of a trade deal with the UK

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

US Presidential Election: Europe reacts to Donald Trump's victory

'American Psycho': Europe reacts to Trump's victory

'American Psycho': Europe reacts to Trump's victory

Trump was elected in a shocking turn of events yesterday, and the world is still dealing with the fallout

British P&O passenger dies in Dominica incident

British P&O passenger dies in Dominica incident

British P&O passenger dies in Dominica incident

Nine others were reportedly injured

How to become a Canadian - an immigration guide

How to become Canadian - a guide for those who can't face Trump or Brexit

How to become Canadian - a guide for those who can't face Trump or Brexit

After Brexit and now Trump, you'd be forgiven for wanting to get away from this fair country of ours

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Brexit - the problem with a referendum that isn't legally-binding

Brexit Article 50 verdict: Referendums are ignored more often than you think

Referendums are ignored more often than you think

The UK voted to leave the European Union in June, but the fact that it isn't legally binding could be the dampening of Brexiteer hopes

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

International reactions to the High Court's Brexit decision

Europe reacts to Brexit High Court verdict: 'Britain finally realises the mistake made by its pensioners'

Europe reacts: 'Britain finally realises the mistake made by its pensioners'

Seems the French and the Germans are not happy with the British - or the English, as they seem to insist on calling us

Justice Secretary Liz Truss admits violence in prisons has reached unacceptable levels

Justice Secretary Liz Truss says violence in prisons has reached unacceptable levels

Justice Secretary Liz Truss says rising violence in prisons is unacceptable

"no-fly zones" will be imposed over jails to tackle the 'toxic cocktail' of drugs, drones and mobile phones behind bars

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

The man was picked up in the Channel by coastguard services

Twitter outraged after BBC Newsbeat posts a video asking if black people liked fried chicken more than others

Twitter outraged after BBC Newsbeat asks if black people like fried chicken more than others

Twitter outraged after BBC black people fried chicken video

BBC Newsbeat kicked off a firestorm after posting a video on Twitter asking: 'Black people and fried chicken - is there any truth in it?'

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Brexit: Belfast High Court rejects claim NI law means royal prerogative can't be used to trigger Article 50

Brexit legal challenge rejected by Belfast High Court

Brexit legal challenge rejected by Belfast High Court

The court has ruled on one of the first legal challenges to block the formal process of leaving the EU

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

'Brexit means throw Scotland out', apparently - Twitter reacts to Scottish independence

#ThrowScotlandOut: Scottish separatists hijack petition urging UK government to eject them from Britain

#ThrowScotlandOut: Scots hijack petition calling for UK government to eject them

The bright spark who created the petition probably didn't have this reaction in mind..

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

The fine is a result of two investigations by Ofcom

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

The camp of migrants on the shores at Calais began to be dismantled by the French authorities over the weekend

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost up to £20bn

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost €20bn

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost €20bn

Britain's Brexit bill could prove to be quite costly, according to new analysis

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Syria: British planes could form coalition to stop Russian war crimes

Syria: British planes should join coalition to stop Russian 'war crimes' says minister

Syria: Britain should join coalition to stop Russian 'war crimes' says minister

Andrew Mitchell said it might be necessary to intervene to stop the alleged bombing of civilians in Syria

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

'Clownpocalypse' - disturbing craze comes to the UK after creepy clown sightings

'Clownpocalypse' hits the UK with spate of creepy clown sightings

'Clownpocalypse' - disturbing craze comes to the UK after creepy clown sightings

The dark, unnerving trend began in America in August

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

The pop superstar and her fiance have been engaged since February

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti today

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Donald Trump supporters troll James Whale after explosive argument

Donald Trump supporters attack talkRADIO's James Whale after explosive argument

Donald Trump supporters attack talkRADIO's James Whale after explosive argument

Our guest Drivetime host got into a heated exchange with American radio host Chris Plante, and Plante's supporters were quick to air their disgust on Facebook

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