Talkback: 27th Feb Is Tigers Bay the ghetto?02/27/15
Carl 'The Jackal' Frampton says he's from the Ghetto. Carl Frampton defends his IBF world title against Chris Avalos in Belfast on the 28th of February. During press conference on the 25th, Carl had to respond to a surprising accusation from his...
Talkback: 26th Feb Ann Summers too racy for Abbey Centre?
A Christian pastor is furious about erotica in a window display at the Abbey Centre. He says there's no 50 shades of grey about this -- it's black and white and they're pornographic.
Talkback: 25th Feb Should Stormont go green for St Patrick's Day?
The Pyramids, Eiffel Tower, The Great Wall of China, the London Eye, The Empire State Building, The Leaning Tower of Pisa, The Sydney Opera House, they're all turning green for Saint Patrick's Day but not Stormont. Why not?
Talkback: 24th February - No Heating
A pensioner describes what it has been like having no heat in his home for over two months. The Housing Executive respond.
Talkback 23 Feb 15: Richard Dawkins takes your calls
Would Northern Ireland be a better place if we all ditched religion? This was just one of the questions we considered today with the scientist and writer Richard Dawkins.
Talkback: Policing protests
Should you have to pay to protest? The Metropolitan Police seem to think so. They've told protest groups that if they want to demonstrate they'll have to pick up the bill for the likes of road closures, putting up barriers and stewarding. Is that an...
Talkback 19 Feb: Kate Carroll
Next month marks six years since the murder of Stephen Carroll - the first PSNI officer to be killed while serving as part of the PSNI. Next month will also see the release of a so-called protest song in support of the men convicted of killing him....
Talkback 18 Feb: Community patrols
Should people be allowed to patrol their own streets? In several parts of east Belfast the loyalist group ACT (Action for Community Transformation) has set up groups of people to walk about their estates late at night. They are watching for suspicious...
Talkback: 17 Feb: Prescription charges
On Talkback, we discussed proposals to re-introduce prescription charges in Northern Ireland. We spoke to the Health Minister Jim Wells, Alliance Party MLA Stewart Dickson, Belfast-based GP Dr George O'Neill and Roisin Foster from Cancer Focus NI.
Talkback: 16 Feb Translink fares increase.
Bus and train services here provide a real lifeline for many people here, but are they value for money? Fares are up three times the rate of inflation - despite the fact that fuel prices have fallen sharply with the price of oil. So how can Translink...
Talkback 13 Feb 2014: Litter, litter everywhere, who to blame?
Litter on our streets, dog-fouling, coastal dirt that's so filthy we have tourists turning around and going home. That's the dire warning issued by the environmental charity Keep NI Beautiful. So what should we do? And who's to blame?
Talkback: 50 Shades of Grey, just a film or something more sinister?
Fifty Shades of Grey opens this Valentines weekend. Some feminists say the film glamorises sexual violence against women and Christian campaigners are calling for a boycott. Will you be going to see it?
Talkback: 11 Feb Petitions of Concern at Stormont, stumbling blocks or...
Has the Stormont veto system turned NI into a one-party state?
Talkback: 10 Feb: Should the royals attend 100th Anniversary of the...
Ireland has taken back its invitation to the Queen to attend the centenary of the Easter Rising next year in Dublin. Is that a royal snub or just good sense?
Talkback 09 Feb 15: Gambling in NI
After a campaign group calls on the Executive to take action against the market in high stakes gambling machines -- calling it the "crack cocaine of gambling" -- we discussed whether we have a gambling problem in Northern Ireland...
Talkback: 06 Feb Does speaking Irish mean you're Irish?
Does speaking Irish make you an Irish Nationalist? Nelson McCausland has said Sinn Fein have weaponised the Irish language in an effort to persuade Unionists that they're Irish.
Talkback: 05 Feb Kincora, should we move on?
The Home secretary has excluded Kincora from the new historical child abuse inquiry amid claims there was a cover up by security services. Some say if the full truth about the troubles here was revealed it would be too much for us to handle.
Talkback 04 Feb 15: Fixed-term politicians
Wales is considering introducing term limits for local councillors, so that they must retire after a specified number of years. Would it breathe fresh life into politics in Northern Ireland if we forced our councillors and MLAs to bow out after a...
Talkback 03 Feb 15: Is Maghaberry out of control?
All prison visits cancelled, protestors at the main gate and reports of riot squads patrolling the wings. Today we asked if Maghaberry was out of control? Guests included the Justice Minister David Ford.
Talkback 02 Feb 15: Stephen Fry & God
Stephen Fry's scathing attack on God during an RTE interview with Gay Byrne has gone global. But does he have a point? Do you blame God for all the pain and suffering in the world? This was our lead discussion today...
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