By Samantha King

Wednesday 18 September 2019

Wednesday 18 September 2019

UKIP leader pulls out of own party conference

UKIP leader pulls out of own party conference

Richard Braine has called for the cancellation of the UKIP conference, due to start in Newport on Friday.

Paedophile nursery worker Vanessa George released from jail

Paedophile nursery worker Vanessa George released from jail

The 49-year-old was jailed indefinitely in 2009 and told to serve a minimum of seven years behind bars for abusing toddlers.

Monday 16 September 2019

Monday 16 September 2019

Gareth Thomas to work with Prince Harry to tackle HIV stigma

Gareth Thomas to work with Prince Harry to tackle HIV stigma

The 45-year-old revealed he was suffering from the virus at the weekend after blackmailers threatened to expose his positive status.

Ann Widdecombe 'wouldn't put money' on October 31 Brexit

Ann Widdecombe 'wouldn't put money' on October 31 Brexit

The Brexit Party MEP said she was sceptical that Brexit would be delivered by Halloween.

Friday 13 September 2019

Friday 13 September 2019

Andy Burnham: The North doesn't need 'dysfunctional' Westminster

Andy Burnham: The North doesn't need 'dysfunctional' Westminster

The Greater Manchester Mayor is calling for more devolution to northern regions.

Heathrow drone protest: Eleven arrests made

Heathrow drone protest: Eleven arrests made

Activists are flying toy drones in the airport's 3.1 mile exclusion zone in an effort to ground flights.

Thursday 12 September 2019

Thursday 12 September 2019

Heathrow drone protest 'will not be tolerated', say police

Heathrow drone protest 'will not be tolerated', say police

Climate change activists have announced plans to fly toy drones at the busy airport tomorrow in an effort to ground flights.

'Forget Yellowhammer - staying in EU is the best contingency plan'

'Forget Yellowhammer - staying in EU is the best contingency plan'

The government should consider staying in the EU rather than making no deal contingency plans, according to Lib Dem MP Christine Jardine.

Prime Minister denies lying to Queen to prorogue Parliament

Prime Minister denies lying to Queen to prorogue Parliament

Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament, insisting such claims were “absolutely not” true.

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Wednesday 11 September 2019

What was it like to fly a plane on the day of the 9/11 attacks?

What was it like to fly a plane on the day of the 9/11 attacks?

Beverley Bass was the pilot of a plane heading to Dallas when the September 11 attacks occurred. She tells talkRADIO what the experience was like.

Parliament suspension 'unlawful', court rules

Parliament suspension 'unlawful', court rules

A legal bid to challenge the prorogation of Parliament has succeeded at Scotland's highest civil court.

Andrea Leadsom: 'Next Speaker must not humiliate MPs'

Andrea Leadsom: 'Next Speaker must not humiliate MPs'

The cabinet minister revealed she was "pleased to hear" John Bercow was stepping down as Commons Speaker.

Tuesday 10 September 2019

Tuesday 10 September 2019

Theresa May gives Brexit negotiator knighthood in farewell honours

Theresa May gives Brexit negotiator knighthood in farewell honours

The former PM has recognised key political aides as well as her sporting hero Geoffrey Boycott in her resignation honours list.

Julia Hartley-Brewer to MP: 'Ardent Brexiteer is not an insult'

Julia Hartley-Brewer to MP: 'Ardent Brexiteer is not an insult'

The talkRADIO host clashed with Labour MP Jack Dromey during a discussion about the outgoing Commons Speaker, John Bercow.

Friday 6 September 2019

Friday 6 September 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues apology to doctor opposed to no-deal Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues apology to doctor opposed to no-deal Brexit

The Tory MP compared Dr David Nicholl to a disgraced anti-vaxxer, after he spoke of his concerns regarding a no-deal Brexit.

Kate Hoey 'completely confused' by Labour policy

Kate Hoey 'completely confused' by Labour policy

The Labour MP called her own party's stance on Brexit "utter nonsense".

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe dies at 95

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe dies at 95

The former president of Zimbabwe whose rule was mired in accusations of human rights abuses and corruption, has died aged 95.

Thursday 5 September 2019

Thursday 5 September 2019

Prime Minister's brother Jo Johnson quits politics

Prime Minister's brother Jo Johnson quits politics

Jo Johnson has quit as a Tory MP and minister, saying he had been "torn between family loyalty and the national interest".

Jo Swinson: 'I'm running to be the next Prime Minister'

Jo Swinson: 'I'm running to be the next Prime Minister'

The Liberal Democrat leader confirmed her plans to run for Prime Minister if a general election is called.

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Emily Thornberry: Boris gets away with things 'because he's posh'

Emily Thornberry: Boris gets away with things 'because he's posh'

The Labour MP accused the Prime Minister of not being able to grasp "how serious" Brexit was.

Mike Graham accuses Labour MP of not doing job 'for three years'

Mike Graham accuses Labour MP of not doing job 'for three years'

The talkRADIO host had a heated discussion with Labour MP Lisa Nandy.

Jacob Rees-Mogg faces backlash after lying down in Commons

Jacob Rees-Mogg faces backlash after lying down in Commons

The MP was seen reclining in the chamber, at times with his eyes closed, during an historic Brexit debate last night.

Friday 30 August 2019

Friday 30 August 2019

Brexit: Calais port to stage no-deal Brexit practice run

Brexit: Calais port to stage no-deal Brexit practice run

The French port will stage a no-deal Brexit rehearsal later today ahead of the UK’s anticipated departure from the European Union on October 31.

Religious leaders are responsible for extremists, says Archbishop

Religious leaders are responsible for extremists, says Archbishop

Religious leaders must take responsibility for extremist activities within their faith, the Archbishop of Canterbury has said.

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