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Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Ukip fight investigation outcome will be announced before leadership contest, says chairman Paul Oakden

UKIP to reveal results of Steven Woolfe-Mike Hookem fight probe before leadership contest, says chairman

UKIP investigation outcome will come before leadership contest, says Paul Oakden

Paul Oakden told the BBC the result of the investigation into the clash in the European Parliament will be announced before a new leader is elected

Noel Sullivan on his singing-to-acting switch and his role in BBC's Ordinary Lies

Noel Sullivan on his singing-to-acting switch and his role in BBC's Ordinary Lies

Noel Sullivan on his singing-to-acting switch and role in BBC's Ordinary Lies

The actor popped by the studio to speak to James Max

Friday, October 14, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016

Connor Roff wows in live busker session with Jon Holmes

Connor Roff wows in live busker session with Jon Holmes

Connor Roff wows in live busker session with Jon Holmes

The singer came in the studio to perform for live music Friday

Ched Evans cleared of rape

Ched Evans cleared of rape

Ched Evans cleared of rape

The footballer fought a five year battle to clear his name

Jury starts deliberations in Ched Evans retrial

Jury starts deliberations in Ched Evans retrial

Jury starts deliberations in Ched Evans retrial

The striker is being re-tried for an allegation of rape in 2011

Daniel Hannan MEP says that the referendum gave parliament a clear mandate

Brexit: Legal challenge to Theresa May triggering Article 50 is 'governing elite petulance'

Legal challenge to PM triggering Article 50 is 'governing elite petulance'

Daniel Hannan MEP called out the people bringing a challenge to the High Court to ensure MPs have a vote over when negotiations to leave the EU begin

Child abuse inquiry 'needs to sort its issues out quickly', says NAPAC's Gabrielle Shaw

Child abuse inquiry needs to sort its issues out quickly, says NAPAC's Gabrielle Shaw

Child abuse inquiry needs to sort its issues out quickly, says NAPAC CEO

Gabrielle Shaw spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer in the wake of allegations Dame Lowell Goddard, the former chair of the inquiry, made racist remarks

A baby was killed and another child seriously injured in the attack

Colchester dog attack: Community left 'in shock'

Colchester dog attack: Community left 'in shock'

A baby boy has died in an attack by a dog on Harwich Road, while another has suffered life changing injuries

The scary clown trend isn't fun for everyone, warns Childline

Clownpocalypse: Trend prompts increase in calls to Childline from scared children

Clownpocalypse: Trend prompts increase in Childline calls from scared children

The dark trend recently came to the UK from the United States

Panic broke out after Kumbuka escaped from his enclosure

'It was mayhem' say London Zoo gorilla escape witnesses

'It was mayhem' say London Zoo gorilla escape witnesses

Kumbuka, a 29-stone male gorilla, escaped his enclosure yesterday

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Second Scottish independence bid wasn't pre-planned, insists SNP's Stephen Gethins

Second Scottish independence bid wasn't pre-planned, says SNP's Stephen Gethins

Gethins says renewed independence vote has been forced on the party during interview with Sam Delaney

Brexit legal case: Challenger has faced 'abuse, threats and insults', court hears

Brexit challenger has faced 'abuse, threats and insults', court hears

Lawyers for Gina Miller claim she has endured vitriol and intimidation as Brexit case begins

10-year-old 'Palestinian Messi' signs for Juventus (video)

10-year-old 'Palestinian Messi' signs for Juventus

Rashed al-Hajjawi wowed talent scouts with some amazing YouTube videos

The Batman of Cumbria - man vows to chase down killer clowns scaring children

Batman battles killer clowns in Cumbria as masked vigilante takes on pranksters

Batman battles killer clowns in Cumbria as masked vigilante takes on pranksters

One individual is particularly keen to end the 'killer clown' trend

LISTEN Julia-Hartley Brewer clashes with the SNP's Angus MacNeil over Scottish independence

Julia-Hartley Brewer clashes with SNP MP over Scottish independence

MP disagrees with our presenter's assertion that Scotland would have to adopt the euro as a condition of joining the EU

Islam's non-believers - 'The narrative villifies apostates', reveals human rights activist

LISTEN An ex-Muslim reveals the brutal reality of life as an 'apostate'

LISTEN An ex-Muslim reveals the brutal reality of life as an 'apostate'

Maryam Namazie told Julia Hartley-Brewer how non-believers can be treated, even in places like Britain which don't have apostate laws.

'An immortal poet, the most iconic body of work' - Twitter reacts to Bob Dylan's Nobel Literature award win

'Bob Dylan Nobel Prize should have gone to Wu Tang Clan': Twitterati divided over singer's award

'Wu Tang deserved it more': Twitter reacts to Bob Dylan's award

The Twitter masses have said their piece, and it turns out the views are quite divided.

Brexit: 'religious and racially-motivated offences' increased after the EU referendum, says Home Office

Brexit: 'religious and racially-motivated offences' spiked after EU referendum, says Home Office

Home Office: 'religious and racially-motivated offences' soared after Brexit

Police officers have recorded a 41% year-on-year increase in crime since the EU referendum

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature

All Along the Watchtower singer had pivotal role in 1960s cultural revolution

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 27

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 27

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 27

Check the highlights from Paul Ross's latest podcast

Donald Trump attacks on Bill Clinton show he's getting desperate, says author

Donald Trump attacks on Bill Clinton show he's getting desperate, says author

Bill Barnard says Apprentice revelations have damaged Trump in the battleground states, and targeting Bill Clinton is possibly the only strategy he has left

James McVey from The Vamps on their upcoming album, musical influences, and a burst of the upcoming single 'All Night'

James McVey from The Vamps on their upcoming album, musical influences, and a burst of the upcoming single 'All Night'

The Vamps' James McVey on the upcoming album, single, and musical influences

McVey, one-fourth of the hugely popular band, joined Paul Ross live on the radio

Tinder date trial: Woman suffered more than 80 injuries after falling 14 floors

Tinder murder trial: Warriena Wright suffered 80 injuries after plunging 14 floors, court hears

Tinder murder trial: Woman 'suffered 80 injuries after plunging 14 floors'

Gable Tostee is on trial for the murder of Warriena Wright in Australia

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

Around 400 migrants participated in the break-in attempt during heavy rains

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

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

LISTEN Alastair Campbell says Iraq war decision was cautious, not risky

Alastair Campbell says Iraq war decision was cautious, not risky

Tony Blair's former communications director also said Iraq fallout has fuelled Syria crisis

LISTEN Alastair Campbell opens up on depression in frank interview with Sam Delaney

LISTEN Alastair Campbell opens up on depression in frank interview

Tony Blair's former communications director has revealed the struggle he faced as part of Labour government machine

Italian mayor endures backlash after asking refugees to use separate buses

Italian mayor condemned for 'Apartheid' refugee bus policy

Italian mayor condemned for 'Apartheid' refugee bus policy

Pierangelo Oliviero, mayor of Calizzano in northern Italy, defended the decision which has been likened to Apartheid

George Galloway: Boris Johnson will even help Isis if it means Jeremy Corbyn gets a kicking

George Galloway: Boris Johnson will even help Isis if it means kicking Corbyn

George Galloway, talkRADIO presenter and member of Stop the War, says Johnson is putting petty party politics before the national (and global) interest

One killed in Philippines fireworks blaze

Philippines fireworks shop explodes in huge fireball, leaving two dead

Philippines fireworks shop explodes in huge fireball, leaving two dead

A fire in Bocaue set off a series of explosions in fireworks shops which badly damaged the surrounding area

Lauren Child MBE on Charlie and Lola and upcoming final Ruby Redfort book

Lauren Child MBE on Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and the final Ruby Redfort book

Lauren Child MBE on Charlie and Lola and the final Ruby Redfort book

The multi award-winning author popped by the studio to chat with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Dr. Linda Papadopoulos

The Two Mikes meet top psychologist Dr. Linda Papadopoulos

The Two Mikes meet top psychologist Dr. Linda Papadopoulos

The author and psychologist came onto the talkRADIO airwaves to chat with the Two Mikes

Andrew Mitchell MP compares Russian actions in Syria to the Nazis in the 1930s

LISTEN MP Andrew Mitchell compares Putin to Hitler over Aleppo bombing

MP Andrew Mitchell compares Putin to Hitler over Aleppo bombing

The MP for Sutton Coldfield and former Secretary of State for International Development didn't hold back on Russia

James Whale clashes with another Donald Trump supporter

James Whale clashes with another Donald Trump supporter

James Whale clashes with another Donald Trump supporter

Our presenter extended another offer for America to rejoin the British Commonwealth

Huge terror funding raid yields 11,000 weapons and 100 tonnes of hash

Huge terror funding raid yields 11,000 weapons and 100 tonnes of hash

Operation swooped on ships and boats in the Mediterranean and dismantled massive jihadi funding ring

Hampshire schoolgirl guilty of attempted murder bid

Hampshire schoolgirl guilty of attempted murder bid

Hampshire schoolgirl guilty of attempted murder bid

The girl was found guilty at Winchester Crown Court

Labour's 170 questions gives impression the party is 'trying to put a break on Brexit', says political commentator

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Dan Hodges, a political commentator for The Mail on Sunday, explained how the opposition could be misinterpreted as an attempt to delay government ministers

Clownpocalypse: Man wearing mask and brandishing fake gun arrested in London

'Killer clown' wielding fake gun arrested in London

'Killer clown' wielding fake gun arrested in London

Man was arrested on Uxbridge Road in Hillingdon, the latest in a series of clown-related incidents

Stop the War branded 'Putin apologists' over Aleppo as Twitter war gets nasty

Stop the War branded 'Putin apologists' as Twitter war gets nasty

Social media war heats up after Boris Johnson called out Stop the War yesterday

HS2: 'Our transport system is a mess but needs sensible planning', says Natalie Bennett

We need better alternatives to HS2, says Natalie Bennett

We need better alternatives to HS2, says Natalie Bennett

Former Green Party Leader Natalie Bennett insisted the money could be spent in other areas.

'He has not got a mandate to be useless' - John McTernan savages Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist John McTernan

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist

Tony Blair's former political secretary laid into the leader of the Labour Party

Smart drugs: 'There's no evidence they boost the brain,' says neurological professor

Smart drugs: 'There's no evidence they boost the brain,' professor warns students

'There's no evidence they boost the brain,' professor warns students

Michael Barnes advised students against taking so-called 'smart' drugs

LISTEN 'We're Stop the War, not Start the War' says activist in heated clash over Aleppo

'We're Stop the War, not Start the War' says activist in heated clash over Alepp

Chris Nineham defends Bashar al-Assad while condemning the UK over the Syria crisis in a furious interview

Baby Loss Awareness Week: Sports Minister Tracey Crouch reveals full extent of her miscarriage

Baby Loss Awareness Week: Sports Minister Tracey Crouch reveals despair of her miscarriage

Baby Loss Awareness Week: Tracey Crouch MP shares her miscarriage story

The Sports Minister spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the devastating miscarriage she suffered during last year's general election

Stop the War organiser vows to 'oppose the West' in car-crash Aleppo interview

Stop the War organiser vows to 'oppose the West' in car-crash Aleppo interview

Chris Nineham appears to contradict group's previous policy on protesting overseas conflicts

Paris Attacks: Suspect's lawyers won't defend him

Lawyers of Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam give up defence

Lawyers of Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam give up defence

Salah Abdeslam was arrested for the terror attacks in Paris last November

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The Nazi 9/11: Researchers claim Hitler planned to destroy New York with huge bombardment

Hitler planned to destroy New York with huge bombardment, say historians

New book based on the life of Peter Brill claims top-secret project aimed to annihilate New York in 1943

'Strictly Come Dancing voters don't know they're being racist, but they are', says leading journalist

'Strictly Come Dancing voters don't know they're being racist, but they are', says leading journalist

'Strictly Come Dancing voters don't know they're being racist, but they are'

Strictly Come Dancing voters have been accused of being racist after the only black contestants on the show were evicted

Website offers one lucky American the chance to move to Canada if Donald Trump becomes President

'Trexit' competition offering Americans $10,000 to move to Canada if Donald Trump becomes President

Americans being offered $10,000 to move to Canada if Trump wins

Parachute, MapQuest’s editorial site, is holding a competition which offers one person $10,000 and 'an abundance of information and guidance about life in Canada'

Boris Johnson attacks Jeremy Corbyn's Stop the War coalition over Aleppo

Boris Johnson attacks Jeremy Corbyn's Stop the War coalition over Aleppo

Johnson asks why there haven't been more protest against Russian bombing

Ancient crossword puzzle discovered on a wall in Turkey

The world's first Sudoku? Ancient puzzle discovered on wall in Turkey

The world's first Sudoku? Ancient puzzle discovered on wall in Turkey

The puzzle was discovered in İzmir, which was once known as Smyrna, and is believed to date back 2,500 years

Woman goes on trial at the Old Bailey in first crowdfunded private prosecution in British legal history

Woman goes on trial at Old Bailey in Britain's first-ever crowdfunded private prosecution

Woman goes on trial in Britain's first-ever crowdfunded private prosecution

Gail Purcell is to go on trial over the death of cyclist Mick Mason at the Old Bailey in April

National Coming Out Day: Coming out stories that are a little unusual

National Coming Out Day: These amazing coming out stories will put a smile on your face

National Coming Out Day: These amazing coming out stories will warm your heart

Today is National Coming Out Day, and many are celebrating sharing their true selves with others. Here are some of the funniest stories we found on social media

Actor Peter Davison on his career and how he nearly became a tax inspector

Doctor Who star Peter Davison steps into the talkRADIO Tardis for a chat about his career

Doctor Who star Peter Davison visits the talkRADIO Tardis

The Fifth Doctor joined Paul Ross live in the studio

Woman kills son in tragic accident after mistaking him for intruder (video)

Woman kills son in tragic accident after mistaking him for intruder (video)

Woman fired in panic after intruder entered her property in Simaloa

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