Ken Livingstone

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Shaun Bailey: Uber ban shows London is not open for business

Shaun Bailey: Uber ban shows London is not open for business

The Tory candidate for London Mayor has criticised Sadiq Khan and Transport for London over the decision not to renew Uber’s licence.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Ken Livingstone: Boris Johnson ‘just wants to be a celebrity’

Ken Livingstone: Boris Johnson ‘just wants to be a celebrity’

The former Labour London Mayor said the Prime Minister is "happy to keep talking about Brexit" because he has no "great political agenda".

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Ken Livingstone: Boris spends too much time 'promoting himself'

Ken Livingstone: Boris spends too much time 'promoting himself'

The ex-Labour Mayor of London said the Prime Minister needed to be in Downing Street "sorting out the mess".

Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone: Labour antisemitism claims are a 'good old smear'

Ken Livingstone: Labour antisemitism claims are a 'good old smear'

The former London Mayor dismissed allegations of Labour antisemitism, claiming he "never heard a single antisemitic comment" during his time in the party.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Ken Livingstone: ‘Politicians should be ruled out’ of making the Honours list

Ken Livingstone: ‘Politicians should be ruled out’ of making the Honours list

Ken Livingstone: ‘Politicians should be ruled out’ of making the Honours list

Former Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone has said that politicians should not be allowed to receive honours after Conservative MP John Redwood was given a knighthood in this year’s Honours list.

Friday, August 31, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

Frank Field has become 'disconnected' from Labour, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone to Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Frank Field was propping up Theresa May'

Ken Livingstone: 'Frank Field was propping up Theresa May'

The former Mayor of London has said the former Labour whip was "shocked" by Jeremy Corbyn's leadership victory.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Ken Livingstone quits the Labour Party amid anti-semitism claims

Ken Livingstone quits the Labour Party amid anti-semitism claims

The former London mayor said the allegations against him had become a 'distraction'.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

John Mann MP says Ken Livingstone should be expelled from Labour

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone and antisemites out of party

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of party

Labour MP John Mann MP has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of Labour,. and that Jewish people would feel safer as a consequence

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Ian Austin MP slammed Labour's response to "appalling abuse"

'Ken Livingstone and those guilty of anti-Semitism must be booted out of Labour', says MP

'Ken Livingstone and those guilty of anti-Semitism must be booted out of Labour'

Labour MP Ian Austin says Labour Party leaders need to wake up and understand how serious anti-Semitism is

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn has said the Communist spy allegations are totally without foundation

Julia asks Ken Livingstone 'if Communist spy claims are untrue, why doesn't Jeremy Corbyn sue?'

Julia asks Ken Livingstone 'why doesn't Corbyn sue over Communist spy claims?'

Livingstone said Corbyn has no need to sue, adding that he'll keep supporting the Venezuelan government even though it's bringing poverty to the people

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

A protestor is seen holding a placard against Donald Trump in February 2017. Further protests are likely following news that the President will visit the UK before the end of the year

Ken Livingstone says he will join protests against Donald Trump

Ken Livingstone says he will join protests against Donald Trump

Ken says Trump might nuke North Korea and we must sever all ties

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn will crack down on tax dodging, that's why he was smeared in the election', says Ken Livingstone

'Jeremy Corbyn will crack down on tax dodging', says Ken Livingstone

'People are against Jeremy Corbyn because he will crack down on tax dodging'

Ken Livingstone also suggested firms dodging their tax responsibilities should have tax put on their on turnover

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

'Jared O'Mara was a last-minute choice against Nick Clegg', says Ken Livingstone

Jared O'Mara: Ken Livingstone blames Tony Blair's changes for candidate selection

Labour never thought Jared O'Mara could win his seat, says Ken Livingstone

The former London Mayor spoke to Paul Ross about the MP following his suspension

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is'

Ken Livingstone says it's a tragedy that pollution in London hasn't been tackled sooner

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Jenny Manson expressed her support for Jeremy Corbyn and Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: We should be focusing on Islamophobia, not punishing Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: Ken Livingstone has been punished enough

Jenny Manson tells talkRADIO why she set up her new movement - and why she supports Jeremy Corbyn

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Ken Livingstone has been heavily criticised for his comments about Jews and Israel

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Ken Livingstone has never made a single anti-semitic comment'

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Labour has no problem with anti-semitism'

Jenny Manson claims Labour has no issue with anti-semitism and Ken Livingstone should be allowed to stay on in the party

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

'You can't be logical with Ken' - Twitter users hit back at Ken Livingstone's comments on anti-Semitism

Ken Livingstone savaged by critics over anti-semitism comments on talkRADIO

Ken Livingstone savaged by critics over anti-semitism comments on talkRADIO

Ken Livingstone joined Julia Hartley-Brewer to discuss anti-semitism in the Labour Party

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue is being distorted', says Ken Livingstone

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue is being distorted', says Ken Livingstone

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue distorted', says Ken Livingstone

The former Mayor of London spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the latest anti-Semitism row to engulf the Labour Party after comments

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn tweeted a happy Rosh Hashanah to the Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn faces abuse over Rosh Hashanah tweet

Jeremy Corbyn faces abuse over Rosh Hashanah tweet

Corbyn's well-meaning tweet was greeted by a volley of criticism

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ken Livingstone 'disappointed but not surprised' by High Court Tony Blair decision

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and oil industry' saved Tony Blair from prosecution

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and big oil' saved Blair from prosecution

Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone spoke to George Galloway about the High Court decision to block a charge brought by a former Iraqi army commander

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

George Galloway furiously calls out 'assault on Jeremy Corbyn' in opening rant about Venezuela

George Galloway: Venezuela critics are just Blairites having a kick at Jeremy Corbyn

George Galloway: Venezuela critics are just Blairites having a kick at Corbyn

Our host loosed blistering criticism of commentators and Labour MPs using the situation to attack the Labour leader

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Nicolas Maduro is facing huge crisis in Venezuela

Ken Livingstone: Venezuela should have followed my economic advice

Ken Livingstone: Venezuela should have followed my economic advice

Livingstone gave an extraordinary interview to Julia this morning

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

'The more anti-Semitism is talked about the more reported incidents rise', says Jewish journalist

Jewish journalist blames 'Ken Livingstone copycats' for rise in anti-semitism

Jewish journalist blames 'Ken Livingstone copycats' for rise in anti-semitism

Jonathan Pollard spoke to talkRADIO after figures showed anti-semitic incidents at record high

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

'The impact of Jeremy Corbyn in the election has made people turn away from Thatcherite and Blairite nonsense', says Ken Livingstone

Thatcher and Blair sowed the seeds of Grenfell Tower tragedy, says Ken Livingstone

Thatched sowed the seeds of Grenfell, says Ken Livingstone

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone believes the last 40 years have been ludicrous as the idea of deregulating businesses does not leave people better off

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Grenfell Tower: '40 years of government cuts and reduced regulation have put people at risk', says Ken Livingstone

Grenfell Tower: '40 years of government cuts and reduced regulation have put people at risk', says Ken Livingstone

'40 years of government cuts have put people at risk', says Ken Livingstone

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone says we must find out how people were able to put up cladding on buildings like at Grenfell Tower

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

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

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Election 2017: 'This is the most unstable Parliament since February 1974', says Ken Livingstone

Election 2017: 'This is the most unstable Parliament since February 1974', says Ken Livingstone

'This is the most unstable Parliament since February 1974', says Ken Livingstone

The former Mayor of London spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer live from College Green

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer talks to Ken Livingstone for 12 minutes - and he doesn’t mention the H word

Julia Hartley-Brewer talks to Ken Livingstone for 12 minutes - and he doesn’t mention Hitler

Ken Livingstone manages to speak for 12 minutes without mentioning Hitler

Ken Livingstone has previously spoken about Hitler in several interviews, but he managed to get through an entire 12-minute chat without doing so on talkRADIO

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was the Labour Party's choice not to expel the former London Mayor the right decision?

Ken Livingstone Hitler Zionism row: Was Labour's non-expulsion the right decision?

Was Labour's choice not to expel the Ken Livingstone the right decision?

The former London Mayor narrowly avoided expulsion from the party, one year after his comments sparked one of the worst political storms to affect Labour in decades

The decision not to expel Ken Livingstone has brought a deluge of criticism

Momentum organiser defends Jeremy Corbyn over Ken Livingstone row

Momentum organiser defends Corbyn over Ken Livingstone row

Rachel Godfrey-Wood told talkRADIO supporters of Israel want to create a climate in which people fear to criticise the Jewish state

Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labour Party for a further year

Ken Livingstone: Jewish leader mocks Labour for 'going south in the polls' and says Corbyn must take action

Ken Livingstone: Jewish leader mocks Labour for 'going south in the polls'

Ken Livingstone has been suspended from the Labour party for another year over anti-Semitic comments

Jeremy Corbyn facing Labour revolt over Ken Livingstone suspension ruling

Jeremy Corbyn facing Labour revolt over Ken Livingstone suspension ruling

Jeremy Corbyn facing Labour revolt over Ken Livingstone suspension ruling

A suspension decision saw Ken Livingstone avoid total expulsion from the Labour Party, a ruling which has sparked fury from MPs and Jewish groups

Ken Livingstone: 'Panel didn't expel me because their lawyers told them I'd get a judicial review and they'd have looked like idiots'

Ken Livingstone mocks Blairites after being spared expulsion by Labour over Hitler Zionism row

Ken Livingstone mocks Blairites after being spared expulsion by Labour

The former London Mayor was suspended from the party for another year in a decision which has sparked controversy

Labour decision to suspend Ken Livingstone draws fire from MPs and Jewish groups

Ken Livingstone: Labour deputy leader Tom Watson says party has 'shamed us all'

Labour No.2 Tom Watson says party has 'shamed us all' over Ken Livingstone

The former London Mayor was suspended for another year over his comments about Adolf Hitler and Zionism, when he might have been expelled for them

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Ken Livingstone to face hearing over Hitler Zionism claims

Ken Livingstone blames Jewish newspaper 'lies' for Hitler Zionism row on eve of expulsion hearing

Ken Livingstone blames Jewish newspaper 'lies' for Hitler Zionism row

Last year, the former London Mayor sparked a major firestorm after he claimed Adolf Hitler supported the creation of a Jewish State

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

'The root of Labour's current problems is Tony Blair's leadership', says Ken Livingstone

Labour crisis: Momentum is only trying to right the wrongs of Tony Blair, says Ken Livingstone

Momentum is only trying to right the wrongs of Tony Blair, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone also believes it's hysterical nonsense to say Momentum are plotting against Labour and thinks all they want is democratic structures

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

'The House of Lords is a disgrace, but I'd still join if asked,' says Ken Livingstone

'The House of Lords is a disgrace, but I'd still join if asked,' says Ken Livingstone

'The House of Lords is a disgrace,' says Ken Livingstone

A new BBC documentary entitled Meet the Lords provided a look into the House of Lords, sparking controversy about its organisation and whether it is needed

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

'Parliament is less representative of class divisions in our society than ever', says Ken Livingstone

Ken Loach is a genius and Tory MP Tim Loughton is a nobody, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Loach is a genius and Tory MP Tim Loughton is a nobody - Ken Livingstone

Conservative MP Tim Loughton hit back at film director Ken Loach on Twitter, after the director criticised the Government during a speech at the Baftas

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Diane Abbott: 'How is it racist or sexist to say you don't fancy someone?' asks Julia Hartley-Brewer

Diane Abbott text row: 'How is it racist or sexist to say you don't fancy someone?' asks Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia asks: 'How it is racist or sexist to say you don't fancy Diane Abbott?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer was speaking to councillor Claudia Webbe about the texts in which David Davis appeared to insult Diane Abbott's appearance

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

'The highest earners are bright, but they aren't transforming our economy', says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone backs Jeremy Corbyn wage plans: 'We need to stop the mega-rich buying yachts'

Ken Livingstone backs Corbyn plans for wage caps on highest earners

Jeremy Corbyn has called for a maximum wage limit, for the UK’s highest earners in order to address inequality

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

'Staff on Southern Rail are striking because they're frightened about their future', says Ken Livingstone

Southern Rail crisis will end in Jeremy Corbyn triumph, says Ken Livingstone

Southern Rail crisis will end in Jeremy Corbyn triumph, says Ken Livingstone

Livingstone spoke to James Whale and Ash as RMT union members began a 48-hour strike on the Southern Rail network

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Sam Delaney and Ken Livingstone relive Ken's Glory Days

Ken Livingstone joins Sam Delaney for a round of Glory Days

The pair talked through the high life of being in the GLC and beyond

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Livingstone defended his suggestion that Adolf Hitler was in fact a Zionist

'Ken Livingstone is toxic – and the Labour Party should expel him immediately'

'Ken Livingstone is toxic – and the Labour Party should expel him immediately'

Livingstone’s latest Hitler remarks are just the latest evidence that Jeremy Corbyn's party is in turmoil. We have to act now to stop the trainwreck.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Keith Vaz: 'The public has no need to know about the private lives of MPs', says Ken Livingstone

Keith Vaz: 'The public has no need to know about MPs' private lives', says Ken Livingstone

'The public has no need to know about MPs' private lives', says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone give his views on reports of Keith Vaz paying for two male escorts being printed in papers

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Reports have claimed Theresa May could drop the Mayoral system

Ken Livingstone: I was London mayor for years, but I hate the mayoral system

Ken Livingstone: I was London mayor for years, but I hate the mayoral system

Livingstone says that putting large amounts of power in the hands of a mayor is 'how dictators work'

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Calls for the Olympic victory parade to be held outside of London

Olympic victory parade 2016: 'There should be a discussion about which city should host the parade', says Baroness Tessa Jowell

Tessa Jowell says discussion needed over Olympic parade venue

Jowell says 'we should respect fact our winning athletes come from right across the UK' while former London mayor Ken Livingstone backs parade

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

'It's a reward for a big donation to a political party', says Ken Livingstone on honours list

"I loathe and despise David Cameron. The idea of him giving me an honour is bizarre," says Ken Livingstone on honours list row

Honours list row: "I loathe Cameron…him giving me an honour would be bizarre"

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone has told talkRADIO listeners why he "turned down" the offer of a CBE from the former Prime Minister…

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

'This is a ridiculous bureaucratic mistake', says Ken Livingstone on the changes in Labour membership rules

'This is a ridiculous, bureaucratic mistake', says Ken Livingstone on the changes in Labour membership rules

'This is a ridiculous, bureaucratic mistake', says Ken Livingstone on Labour

The former London mayor disagrees with some Labour members not being allowed to vote in their leadership election

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Chilcot: 'There should be charges laid against Tony Blair', says Ken Livingstone

Chilcot: 'There should be charges laid against Tony Blair', says Ken Livingstone

Chilcot: 'There should be charges laid against Tony Blair', says Ken Livingstone

The former London Mayor believes the Iraq war only led to more problems

Monday, June 27, 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

'The tories would have paid Hilary Benn to do this', says Ken Livingstone as he defends Jeremy Corbyn

'The tories would have paid Hilary Benn to do this', says Ken Livingstone as he defends Jeremy Corbyn

Livingstone backs Corbyn: 'The tories would have paid Hilary Benn to do this'

The former London Mayor believes Labour MPs recent resignations have been carefully planned

Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

'Investment banks won't have to leave', says doctor Pippa Malmgren on Brexit

Brexit will be good for UK investment, says Dr Pippa Malmgren

Brexit will be good for UK investment, says Dr Pippa Malmgren

The American policy analyst says leaving will be good for the British economy

We're heading for 'very troubled and troubling times', says Alistair Campbell

We're heading for 'very troubled and troubling times', says Alistair Campbell

We're heading for 'very troubled and troubling times', says Alistair Campbell

The former aide to Tony Blair claims he wasn't convinced Remain would want on the night of the referendum

'Brexit is a collective two fingers up at the elite', says MP James Cleverly

'Brexit is a collective two fingers up at the elite,' says MP James Cleverly

'Brexit is a collective two fingers up at the elite,' says MP James Cleverly

The Conservative MP claims big names calling people to vote Remain turned the vote the other way

Friday, June 17, 2016

Friday, June 17, 2016

Jo Cox: Ken Livingstone warns of the dangers MP's face

Ken Livingstone warns of the dangers faced by politicians

Ken Livingstone warns of the dangers faced by politicians

The former London Mayor believes more violent crimes will continue

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