London

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Police HMIC report: 'I don’t know how hard I can say how serious the crisis is', says retired police officer

Police crisis is only going to get worse, says former London officer

Police crisis is only going to get worse, says former London officer

Retired police officer Norman Brennan spoke to Paul Ross about the damning report which claimed the police are letting victims of crime down

Academy Awards Best Picture mistake: Oscars president confirms people responsible won't work on awards again

Oscars boss confirms those who caused La La Land best picture blunder won't be asked back

Oscars president confirms people for live mistake won't work on awards again

Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz were the two auditors from the firm PricewaterhouseCoopers responsible for the envelopes handed to Warren Beatty

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Student to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Student Damon Smith to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Student to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Damon Smith will admit both making and planting a ball bearing bomb on a London tube train, a court has heard

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Workman's catcalls provoke female cyclist to rip van mirror off in Go-Pro road rage footage in London

Workman's catcalls provoke female cyclist to rip van mirror off in Go-Pro road rage footage in London

Workman causes female cyclist to rip van mirror off in Go-Pro road rage footage

A motorcyclist captured the astonishing moment in London when a man in a van caused a woman cyclist to rip off his wing mirror in a rage

Friday, February 17, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to persuade leavers to remain

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to persuade leavers to remain

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to stop exit

The former Prime Minister was speaking at the Bloomberg headquarters on Friday when he made the call

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

What is TATP, the highly dangerous substance favoured by Islamic State militants known as 'Mother of Satan'?

What is TATP, the 'Mother of Satan' explosive used by Isis suicide squads?

What is TATP, the 'Mother of Satan' explosive used by Isis suicide squads?

Four people arrested in Montpellier on Friday were reported to be creating explosives made out the substance, known as 'mother of Satan'

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Teenager claims huge fire at London mosque 'was accidental, despite starting it with barbecue lighter'

Teenager accused of setting fire to a mosque with a barbecue lighter claims it was accidental

Teenager claims mosque fire 'was accidental, despite starting it with lighter'

A teenager from Walton-on-Thames used a barbecue lighter to start a fire which caused £7 million of damage to a mosque in 2015

Man jailed for 16 years after stabbing neighbour to death in drunken row

Man jailed for 16 years after stabbing neighbour to death in drunken parking space row

Man jailed for 16 years after stabbing neighbour to death in drunken row

Darryn Madigan stabbed John Martin in the heart moments after getting out of a minicab in August last year

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour at Dalston Kingsland

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour, causing 'sheer terror'

London Overground train evacuated during rush hour, causing 'sheer terror'

A faulty drill is reported to be the cause of smoke on an overground train

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

'Breaking Bad' killer found dead in prison

'Breaking Bad' killer Stefano Brizzi found dead in prison

'Breaking Bad' killer Stefano Brizzi found dead in prison

Stefano Brizzi was convicted of the murder of PC Gordon Semple and handed a life sentence with a 24-year tariff

Teenager admits to killing American tourist and injuring five others in Russell Square rampage

Teenager Zakaria Bulhan admits killing American tourist and injuring five others in Russell Square rampage

Teenager admits to killing American tourist in Russell Square rampage

19-year-old Zakaria Bulhan admitted manslaughter by diminished responsibility on what would have been the first day of his trial at the Old Bailey

UK mosques welcome visitors as Jeremy Corbyn sends a message to Donald Trump

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

The Labour leader made the comment as UK mosques opened their doors to people of other faiths

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Teenager who threw laughing gas at Jews and shouted 'Heil Hitler' jailed for six months

Teenager who threw laughing gas at Jews and shouted 'heil Hitler' jailed for six months

Teenager who threw laughing gas at Jews and shouted 'heil Hitler' is jailed

An intoxicated teenager who shouted 'Heil Hitler' whilst throwing laughing gas canisters at Jewish shoppers has been jailed for six months

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Court hears Peckham murder victim was being filmed on Snapchat after being fatally stabbed

Peckham teenager Leoandro Osemeke was filmed on Snapchat after being fatally stabbed, court hears

Peckham teenager 'was filmed on Snapchat after being stabbed to death'

16-year-old Leoandro Osemeke died after sustaining a stab wound to the heart moments after arriving at a birthday party in southeast London

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

Sam Delaney left stunned by caller's views on Muslims and Sadiq Khan

Sam Delaney left stunned by caller's view to kick all Muslims out of UK

Sam Delaney left stunned by caller's view to kick all Muslims out of UK

Kingston called up our afternoon presenter to share his views on Donald Trump's executive order

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

'Theresa May must tell Donald Trump that we don't accept his misogyny', says the Women's Equality Party

Theresa May must tell Donald Trump we don't accept his misogyny, says leader of Saturday's protest march

'Theresa May must tell Donald Trump that we don't accept his misogyny'

Sophie Walker, head of the Women's Equality Party, says Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn should have backed the demonstration

'Donald Trump knows the repercussions of embassy move', says Israel Radio journalist Jerry Lewis

Donald Trump blasted by Jewish journalist over Israel embassy plans: 'He's like a bull in a china shop'

Donald Trump blasted by Jewish journalist over Israel embassy plans

Jerry Lewis spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Donald Trump's plans to move the US embassy from Israel to Jerusalem

Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

Donald Trump: 'We have to keep protesting and hope structure around him adapts', says journalist Harriet Minter

Donald Trump: 'We have to keep protesting' says activist Harriet Minter

'We have to keep protesting' says activist Harriet Minter

The host of Badass Women's Hour on talkRADIO explained to Julia Hartley-Brewer why she plans to join the Women's March protest in London tomorrow (Saturday)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

British Airways flight from Los Angeles to London declares midair emergency

British Airways flight BA268 from Los Angeles to London declares midair emergency

British Airways flight from Los Angeles to London declares midair emergency

British Airways flight 268 has declared a general emergency on the approach to the UK

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Al Jazeera investigation finds Israeli embassy in London has funded Union for Jewish Students in UK

Al Jazeera claims Israeli embassy conspired with students to oust NUS president Malia Bouattia

Al-Jazeera claims Israeli embassy tried to oust NUS president Malia Bouattia

The UK branch of the Union for Jewish Students has received funding from the Israeli state, according to the news organisation

'If you tell police that crime is reducing, they will laugh', says former police officer

Police will laugh at you if you tell them crime is falling, says former officer

Police will laugh at you if you tell them crime is falling, says former officer

Sadiq Khan has warned that if the Government cuts the funding of the Metropolitan Police then the safety of Londoners will be at risk

Sousse: Inquest hears hears how Tunisian law enforcement 'delayed arrival' to terrorist attack

Tunisia Sousse beach massacre: Inquest hears officers deliberately slowed their arrival at scene of attack

Tunisia massacre inquest hears officers 'delayed arrival' at scene of attack

The inquest into the deaths of 30 British tourists at the hands of Seifeddine Rezgui Yacoubi in June 2015 opened yesterday

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Seifeddine Rezgui Yacoubi opened fire on a beach popular with tourists in June of 2015, killing 30 British citizens

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Donald Trump dossier: Former intelligence officer named in reports

British 'author of Trump dossier' has fled for his life - reports

British 'author of Trump dossier' has fled for his life - reports

52-year-old Christopher Steele was named as having gathering the information in the file

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

Romania blamed for an attempted kidnapping of a businessman's wife

Romanian government blamed for attempted kidnapping of businessman's wife

Romanian government blamed for attempted kidnapping of businessman's wife

Adriana Constantinescu said the attempt by two men in St. John's Wood was part of a plan by the Romanian government to intimidate her family as her husband faces corruption charges

Central London brought to a standstill as strike action brings down Tube network

Central London brought to standstill as strike action takes down Tube network

Central London brought to standstill as strike action brings down Tube network

A 24 hour walkout over ticket office closures and jobs is creating severe disruption across the capital

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

'It's not the new norm to have armed officers on the streets in day-to-day life', says Metropolitan Police Federation

Armed police on the streets of London isn't the new norm, says union boss Ken Marsh

Armed police on the streets of London isn't the new norm, says union boss

Tomorrow night London will put on their fireworks display in celebration of the New Year

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Royal Marine Alexander Blackman serving life sentence refused bail pending new appeal

'Marine A' Alexander Blackman refused bail over Afghan shooting

'Marine A' Alexander Blackman refused bail over Afghan shooting

Blackman was convicted by court martial of shooting an injured insurgent in the Helmand Province

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Andrei Karlov: 'If this is a crime or a blunder by the Turkish regime, the consequences are bound to be severe', says George Galloway

George Galloway asks if Turkish regime had anything to do with Andrey Karlov shooting

Andrey Karlov death: 'consequences will be severe', says George Galloway

Our host said the fallout will be severe because the Turkish Government has a legal duty to protect ambassadors

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

'Our feeling of British is very different to yours now', says activist after Forest Hill attack

Forest Hill attack: 'As a Muslim, my feeling of being British is very different to yours now'

'As a Muslim, my feeling of being British is very different to yours'

Lauren Booth spoke to Paul Ross after a man was stabbed in a knife attack in Forest Hill station in South London

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Victoria and Albert Museum commissions 12 artists to imagine what Europe will look like in 2,000 years

Brexit in the year 4,000: London museum commissions artists to imagine Europe of the future

Victoria and Albert Museum commissions 12 artists to imagine Europe's future

The Victoria and Albert Museum has commissioned 12 artists from around the world to imagine what Europe might look like 2,000 years from now

The arrests were made in a series of morning raids

Six people arrested on suspicion of terror offences across England

Six people arrested on suspicion of terror offences across England

There were a series of raids this morning in London, Derby, and Burton Upon Trent

Breaking Bad killer Stefano Brizzi is jailed for life

Breaking Bad killer Stefano Brizzi gets life for Gordon Semple acid bath murder

Breaking Bad killer gets life for acid bath murder

Stefano Brizzi has been jailed for life for strangling police officer Gordon Semple and dissolving body in acid

Friday, December 9, 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016

Underneath Doping: The Story of the Amateurs

Underneath Doping: The Story of the Amateurs

Underneath Doping: The Story of the Amateurs

As the second WADA report is published into Russian doping, talkRADIO's exclusive investigation into amateur sport is told doping is a 'cancer that has spread' to the lower ranks

The week's court news: Man convicted of assisting Brussels terrorist, Man spared jail after train exposure, and teenager jailed after knifing death

The week's court news: conviction over Brussels terrorist assault, man spared jail after train exposure, teen guilty of stabbing

From assisting Brussels terrorist to knifing death - the week's court news

From a man convicted of providing money to terrorist purposes to a teenager jailed for knifing, talkRADIO and Court News bring you the latest from the UK's courts

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

'Really British' store in Muswell Hill in racism row

'Really British' store in Muswell Hill embroiled in racism row

'Really British' store in Muswell Hill embroiled in racism row

Customers branded it 'racist' and 'pro-Brexit', claims which are denied by the shop's owner

LISTEN: Sam Delaney's little marathon in Richmond Park

LISTEN to Sam Delaney complete his very own 'little marathon' in Richmond Park

LISTEN to Sam Delaney complete a 'little marathon' in Richmond Park

Our presenter completed the task in Richmond Park last Sunday

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Families of victims of Stephen Port are to sue the Metropolitan Police

Families of Grindr serial killer Stephen Port's victims to sue Met Police

Families of Grindr serial killer Stephen Port's victims to sue Met Police

The families of three victims of Stephen Port are set to sue the Metropolitan Police over the investigation into their murders

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

A 23-year-old man has been arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism and dissemination of terrorist publications

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Dozens evacuated after burst water main causes severe flooding in North London

Jeremy Corbyn's Islington neighbourhood sees huge flooding, with dozens evacuated

Dozens evacuated after burst water main causes severe flooding in North London

An estimated 100 people have been evacuated by the London Fire Brigade

Amy Lennox on her role in Lazarus and David Bowie

Amy Lennox on her role in Lazarus and David Bowie

Amy Lennox on her role in Lazarus and David Bowie

The star of Lazarus swung by the studio for a chat with Paul Ross

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

WATCH incredible footage of Kingston bus inferno

WATCH incredible footage of Kingston bus inferno

Bus erupted during rush hour this morning

Residents are evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

A fire broke out on a bus this morning in Kingston, the cause is currently unknown

The week's court news: cuddly toy distractions theft, Eddie Izzard harasser, and the man facing a life sentence for killing a disabled person with a golf club

The week's court news: from cuddly toy burglars to Eddie Izzard 'poofter' abuse verdict

Cuddly toy distractions, Eddie Izzard's harasser jailed: The week's court news

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

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Grindr killer Stephen Port handed life sentence for murders of four young men

Grindr killer Stephen Port handed life sentence for murders of four young men

Grindr killer Stephen Port handed life sentence for murders of four young men

The 41-year-old chef will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing Jack Taylor, Anthony Walgate, Gabriel Kovari and Daniel Whitworth

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection', says campaigner

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection', says campaigner

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection'

Campaigner Peter Tatchell called it 'astonishing' that the police did not publicly appeal until four young men were dead

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Men jailed for posing as plain clothed policemen and stealing from tourists

Men jailed for posing as plain clothed policemen and stealing from tourists

Men jailed for posing as plain clothed policemen and stealing from tourists

Two men used fake warrants and accused tourists of crime

Grindr killer Stephen Port found guilty of murdering three young men

Grindr killer Stephen Port found guilty of murdering three young men

Grindr killer Stephen Port found guilty of murdering three young men

Port has been convicted of murdering Gabriel Kovari, Daniel Whitworth and Jack Taylor to fulfil sexual fantasies at the Old Bailey

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

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

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

The A320 aircraft and the drone came within 20 metres of each other at a height of 4,900 feet

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

 A pensioner is facing trial for ASBO breach after writing to a senior police officer about his son's suicide

Pensioner facing trial for breaching ASBO by writing to police over son's suicide

Pensioner facing trial for breaching ASBO by writing to police

78-year-old Roger Gloucester-Trotman blames police for the death of his son Ian

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes made to victims as investigation carries on

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes paid to victims as investigation carries on

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes paid to victims as investigation carries on

A tram derailed in the morning rush hour on Wednesday morning, killing seven people

Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Dutchman who tried to smuggle handgun into UK disguised as jigsaw puzzle jailed

Dutchman who tried to smuggle handgun disguised as jigsaw puzzle jailed

Andy Rosaria claimed he had been smoking marijuana when given the gun

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

HS2: Services to be run by West Coast Main Line operator

HS2: Services to be run by West Coast Main Line operator

HS2: Services to be run by West Coast Main Line operator

HS2 is scheduled to be up and running by 2026

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