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Shake it Off, Khan: 1/3 of Londoners Uncomfortable With a Muslim Mayor

Rae Duke | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK
Rae Duke

Ultimately, be it Mr Khan or Mr Smith, we want a London mayor with the brains and guts to tackle the issues affecting Londoners and to ensure its progress as one of the best cities in the world.

Union Boss Tells Liz Kendall To Join Ukip In Interview With George Galloway

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK

The boss of one of Britain's biggest unions has given a blistering account of the Labour leadership contest, rubbishing both Andy Burnham and Yvette C...

Kids Company Founder Says Her Sex Abuse Claims Are 'Already Unfolding'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK

Camila Batmanghelidjh has said she doesn't need to provide evidence of her claims the government suppressed child sex abuse allegations against senior...

Top Police Chief Is Really Not Happy With This Question About Diversity

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK

The Met's top police chief was affronted when he was asked about the number of ethnic minorities in the force, taking aim at critics who "never kn...

Hear US Gun Magazine Editor Defend Cecil The Lion's Slaughter

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK

Cecil the lion was a legitimate target for hunting, the editor of a US-based gun magazine claimed on Wednesday. Dave Workman told LBC there was "so...

Leadership Rivals Asked If They'd Serve In A Corbyn Shadow Cabinet

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Politics

With Jeremy Corbyn leading the race to be Ed Miliband’s successor, rival Andy Burnham revealed on Wednesday that he would serve in a future shadow c...

LBC Host James O'Brien Goes On Epic Rant In Support Of Striking Tube Drivers

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK

Commentator and revered LBC host James O'Brien has launched a scathing attack on the mainstream media for ignoring transport bosses "retrospectively t...

7/7 - I'll Never Forget That Night I Hosted the LBC Radio Phone-In

Caroline Feraday | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK
Caroline Feraday

The next day I returned to the radio station I worked for, LBC 97.3, where I hosted their Friday evening phone-in. Ten years later, I can remember that programme more vividly than any I've presented in my 20-year broadcasting career.

Hold On Everyone - Boris Johnson Might Not Have Told A Wheelchair User To Stand Up

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Politics

It was a moment which caused gasps in the audience and shock on social media: Did Boris Johnson really ask why a man in a wheelchair didn’t stand up...

Boris Johnson Takes On Uber To Defend London's Black Cabs

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Politics

Uber cab drivers in London will have to pass a language and ‘Knowledge’ style test before driving in the nation’s capital, Boris Johnson reveale...

Jeremy Hunt Stands By His Claim That Babies Are 'Killed' By The NHS

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Politics

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt refused to apologise this afternoon for claiming babies had been “killed” during childbirth by the NHS. Mr Hunt pr...

Katie Hopkins Has This Message For Feminists Outraged At Sir Tim Hunt's Sexist Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK

Feminists outraged by sexist comments made by a Noble-prize winning scientist can "go and do one", Katie Hopkins suggested on Wednesday. The outspo...

Cameron Backs Get-Rich-Quick Scheme Peddler Michael Green

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron has come out in support of former get-rich-quick scheme peddler Michael Green, who moonlighted as Tory MP Grant Shapps for a year. D...

Britain's Housing Crisis - The Brownfield Solution?

Simon Thomas | Posted 02.05.2015 | UK Politics
Simon Thomas

As the May general election looms, housing remains a key issue over which the different political parties will scrap it out until the polls close. Of course they'll all promise the earth, offering to solve the UK's housing shortage with inflated numbers of how many houses they expect to build, but in reality how many of these much needed new homes will ever get off the ground?

Balls Has Given The Most Cringeworthy LBC Interview In.... Hours?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK

In what might be the most cringeworthy LBC interview in, well, recent days, Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls described himself as a "long slow burn" in bed ...

BPG Awards 2015: Old Voices, But Plenty of New Voices Too

Maisie McCabe | Posted 19.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Maisie McCabe

When the Broadcasting Press Guild's radio committee reconvened at the end of last year to talk about who we might honour in 2015 many of the old voices came up. But there were also some new ones as well. Alongside the obligatory documentaries and comedies from Radio 4 we had suggestions of shows and presenters from Absolute Radio, BBC Radio 5 Live and LBC...

Clegg And Assange Don't Like Each Other

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg could face legal action following remarks made about WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Speaking on LBC on Thursday, the deputy prime minist...

Katie Price Gets Some High Profile Support Over Son's Taxpayer-Funded Taxis

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has stepped in to defend Katie Price after she rowed with fellow Celebrity Big Brother contestant Katie Hopkins about the care her young so...

Here's One Famous Endorsement Miliband Seriously Doesn't Want

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Politics

One of the stars of the controversial documentary series Benefits Street, White Dee, has announced she is "swaying towards" voting Labour. Dee, als...

Think Muslims Should Apologise For Paris Killings? Listen To This

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK

Should you be one of those people demanding wholesale Muslim contrition for the murderous acts in Paris last week, perhaps listen to this conversation...

Nick Clegg Slams Caller Trying To Justify Charlie Hebdo Shooting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg issued a stern lecture to a caller on his radio show Thursday morning after being questioned about the attack on Charlie Hebdo's office in ...

Why Labour's Best Strategy Is "There's No 'I' in 'Team'"

Grainne Gillis | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Politics
Grainne Gillis

Labour is still suffering the hangover of the Blair/Mandelson/Brown years, and those voices must be silenced outright over the next 6 months for the sake of the PLP as they seem to be PR and electoral cyanide.

Get Out Your Wallet - Lunch With Nigel Farage For Only £1,600

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

This is it, the chance you've all been waiting for - you could have lunch with Britain's top beer-swigging, golf club-swinging Eurosceptic Nigel Farag...

Labour's Shadow Pensions Secretary Doesn't Know How Much The State Pension Is

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Politics

Shadow work and pensions secretary Rachel Reeves has been caught out appearing not to know the value of the basic state pension. Ms Reeves, who has...

IDS Has Accepted What Some Of You Already Know

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Politics

Iain Duncan Smith has accepted that he has become a "hate figure' to some people due to his controversial changes to the benefits system. The work ...