talkRADIO asked men with beards what they thought of new research which suggests that facial hair carries more harmful germs than dogs' fur.
This morning, WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange was arrested almost seven years after securing political asylum at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
From pornstars to vice-presidents, Sussex driving instructor Kevin Keiley isn't the only person to find sharing a Twitter handle with a celebrity has its downsides.
From postage stamps featuring Brexit 'icons' to the government banning jokes over stockpiling fears, here's your guide to the Brexit fiction being shared today.
A Conservative MP is facing criticism for quoting a conspiracy theory condemned by Jewish leaders as an anti-Semitic trope.
Since Britain voted to leave the EU, a number of previously unknown faces have been thrust into the spotlight. Here's your guide to the who's who of Brexit.
Theresa May has written a letter to European Council president Donald Tusk requesting an extension of Article 50 until June 30.
From supercomputers to knife crime funding, here are the key announcements in the chancellor's Spring statement.
Diane Abbott has said it was “offensive” for Amber Rudd to call her a “coloured woman”, after the work and pensions secretary used the phrase during an interview on Thursday.
Over the past three days there have been suspicious packages discovered across London, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Essex.
talkRADIO’s Matthew Wright brought together three guests with intimate knowledge of knife crime to discuss what can be done to tackle the crisis.
Historic wins for black actors, a surprise victory for Olivia Coleman, and a new host-less format - this year’s Oscars broke the mould in more ways than one.
Doctor Salehya Ahsan tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected her job
Ice cream company founder Annie Hanbury tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected her job
As Brexit day nears, here are some of the more unusual items being stockpiled as people prepare for post-Brexit Britain.
Actor Andrew Venning tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected his job
Politicians have given their thoughts on comments made by the European Council president, in which he claimed there was a "special place in hell" for those who promoted Brexit.
UK travellers should be able to travel to most EU countries visa-free after March 29, even in the case of a no-deal Brexit - so will travelling to the European Union after 'Brexit Day' be any different?
Professor Iain Begg, a European economics expert, looks at whether we need to be stockpiling goods and explains how a no-deal Brexit could affect trade.
Speaker Bercow has chosen seven motions to be voted on during the key Brexit vote on Tuesday night. Here's your guide to what they all mean.
talkRADIO asked Wetherspoon customers if a pub with a political stance would ever put them off visiting - whether they agreed with it or not.
Immigration lawyer Antonia Torr tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected her job
The chief executive of Airbus branded the Government’s handling of Brexit as a “disgrace” on Thursday, and warned that the company would move outside of the UK if its ability to compete on the global stage was damaged by a no-deal Brexit.
UK's largest supplier of insulin announced on Wednesday that the UK Government needs to find new shipping routes - other than Dover-Calais - if they want medicine stockpiles to be maintained. But, how much are companies really stockpiling?
Pets at Home announced on Tuesday it will spend up to £8million on stockpiling on pet food and products to prepare for the possibility of a no-deal Brexit.
Nearly half of unmarried couples who live together wrongly believe they share the same rights as others who are married, according to a survey.
Following Jersey's decision to outlaw the smacking of children, talkRADIO asked people who were smacked growing up whether they would support a UK-wide ban.
The serial protester has previously stormed the offices of Facebook and the Labour Party, and leads a group of high-vis jacket-wearing protesters in Westminster.
The government has announced a series of new measures to control drone use in the UK. Here is your guide to the new regulations.
Theresa May will unveil a plan for overhauling certain areas of the NHS by providing additional funding, but staff shortages and social care are still not being addressed
Home secretary Sajid Javid has had naval boats deployed to deter migrants trying to cross the English channel, but is the 'crisis' as bad as it's made out to be?
Consumer expert Harry Wallop tells talkRADIO what to bear in mind when booking a summer holiday for 2019
Left your Christmas shopping until the last minute? Have a politically-inclined friend with strong feelings on Brexit? Put one of these in their stocking
A debate on the Matthew Wright show tackled feminism, including whether women can be both sexy and feminist, and if the #MeToo movement has had the impact women hoped for.
There are fresh calls to censor Fairytale of New York from the LGBT community unhappy about the 'f****t' lyric
A debate on the Matthew Wright show tackled the issue of transgender rights and toilets, and whether a trans person’s right to identify as the opposite gender should come before a biological woman’s concerns about sharing a private space with someone who may have a penis.
A law professor explains what the EU customs union is and what it means for Britain, Northern Ireland and Brexit
MPs will vote on Monday as to whether the government is in contempt of parliament for not publishing the legal advice relating to the Brexit deal
What happened in today's PMQs? Political Editor Ross Kempsell breaks down the key moments in the House of Commons.
There has been a steady rise in the number of 'county line' gangs who recruit youngsters to transport and sell drugs from big cities to small towns. We look at the devastating impact the practice has had in Wales.
Now EU leaders have endorsed the Brexit deal, what is the likelihood of it being voted through by MPs?
In this week's news, Sainsbury's announced it would start selling edible insects and the future of the UK's relationship with the EU post-Brexit was agreed.
A dad-of-five has received a lot of attention after asking strangers to help buy Christmas presents for children via a GoFundMe page.
Michael Gove tweeted that he had been paired with Tyrion Lannister in a 'Who's your Game of Thrones soulmate?' quiz. We look at whether the couple are truly compatible.
What happened in today's PMQs? Political editor Ross Kempsell breaks down the key moments in the House of Commons.
The threat of a no-confidence vote has been hanging over the Prime Minister since she revealed her proposed EU Withdrawal Agreement.
Prime Minister Theresa May’s proposed EU Withdrawal Agreement was published on Wednesday night following the announcement that the Cabinet had approved the draft.
Here are the main points from her speech, from whether she will fight a no confidence vote to who was her cricket hero. A round up of the highs and lows of Mrs May’s conference following a turbulent day at Parliament.