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Stephen Nolan’s no nonsense approach to confronting the biggest issues of the day has made it the biggest show in the country. An unmissable mixture of news, phone ins and entertainment.

Stephen Nolan’s no nonsense approach to confronting the biggest issues of the day has made it the biggest show in the country. An unmissable mixture of news, phone ins and entertainment.
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Stephen Nolan’s no nonsense approach to confronting the biggest issues of the day has made it the biggest show in the country. An unmissable mixture of news, phone ins and entertainment.

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English


Episodes

Theresa May warns against another Brexit referendum

12/17/2018
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Theresa May is to warn that another Brexit referendum would cause "irreparable damage".

Duration:00:54:36

More questions over Muckamore Abbey Hospital

12/14/2018
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What has the Health Service got to hide? We are reporting on two major issues this morning regarding Muckamore Abbey. The controversial seclusion room for mentally ill, vulnerable patients. The Health Service is trying to tell you that they cannot let the public see a picture of the empty room for "privacy reasons." Have you ever heard the like of it? Secondly - openness and transparency. Why is the public not getting it from the Belfast Trust? The Belfast Trust is refusing to confirm or...

Duration:00:39:40

Desperate mum speaks out about care her daughter received at Muckamore Abbey Hospital for vulnerable adults

12/13/2018
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They put people with mental health problems into a seclusion room without monitoring them

Duration:00:54:07

Theresa May vows to fight on as a vote of no confidence is triggered by some Tory MPs

12/12/2018
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But is that what we really need as the clock ticks down on Brexit?

Duration:00:53:17

Another Brexit deadlock as PM calls off Parliament vote

12/11/2018
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Theresa May will meet European leaders and EU officials later for talks aimed at rescuing her Brexit deal, after postponing her Commons vote on the proposals. The Prime Minister has said she needs "further assurances" about the Northern Ireland border plan to get backing from MPs. Stephen spoke to Conservative MP Anna Soubry, DUP MLA Jim Wells, TUV MLA Jim Allister, former Women's Coalition Assembly member Jane Morris, economist John Simpson and we took your calls.

Duration:00:53:46

Nolan challenges Dept of Communities and Capita over PIP.

12/10/2018
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Over the last few weeks we have been hearing some really damning stories about the Personal Independent Payment assessment. We heard from Aisling - her 16 year old son Pearse is severely disabled requiring 24 hour care. He has cerebral palsy, a learning disability, he takes seizures, he can't walk, he is non-verbal, and he is peg fed through a tube. When he was assessed he received 1 out of 8 for administering his medication and 2 out of 10 for eating and drinking. Then there was John...

Duration:00:44:14

More major RHI revelations - Sam McBride on the latest evidence submitted to the Inquiry

12/7/2018
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Jonathan Bell admits secretly recording his former boss and mentor Peter Robinson

Duration:00:43:41

Is there a generation gap when it comes to caring about green and orange issues?

12/6/2018
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Yesterday there was a big Top Table school takeover! We were at Belfast Boys' Model School in North Belfast for the debate. Joining pupils from Boys Model, Mercy College and Blessed Trinity College - we had SDLP's Claire Hanna, Alliance Party's Naomi Long and DUP's Jim Wells. One of the questions we asked was is there a generation gap when it comes to caring about green and orange issues? Stephen found out what DUP MLA Jim Wells and commentator Chris Donnelly made of the debate.

Duration:00:41:07

The internet is killing our town centres - billionaire retail entrepreneur Mike Ashley fires warning to MPs

12/5/2018
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There have been some dire warnings about the future of the High Street from the owner of Sports Direct and House of Fraser, Mike Ashley. He's been telling a committee of MPs that the internet is killing town centres and he called for a 20% tax on online sales. Would you support that? Or would you put the responsibility on the High Street itself - to evolve? Vinny got the views of Glyn Roberts from Retail NI and businessman Irwin Armstrong.

Duration:00:31:26

Paramilitaries on Brexit

12/4/2018
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Should we care what the UDA, UFF and the Red Hand Commando think about the Brexit backstop? Many Loyalist paramilitaries are opposed to Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement backstop, but in an article for the Belfast Telegraph - commentator Ruth Dudley Edwards says - talking to the spokesmen for paramilitaries - gives them a status they don't deserve. Stephen got the views of Ruth Dudley Edwards, former UKIP NI leader David McNarry and we took your calls.

Duration:00:33:14

Belfast Roma leaders 'intimidating and exploiting' - a Nolan investigation

12/3/2018
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It's a charity that is supposed to prevent poverty and hardship in one of our most vulnerable communities, the Roma community. This morning, a special Nolan Show investigation reveals what a powerful father and son have been up to in the Roma community. Hear the secret recordings, political reaction and from those on the front line in this Nolan investigation.

Duration:00:53:27

Lewis has Tourette's Syndrome. He was scored 0 points for having 'problems communicating' under PIP

11/30/2018
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Another PIP claimant feels he was let down in the 'areas in which he suffers the most.'

Duration:01:00:59

Police Federation call for certainty, direction and clarity around Brexit

11/29/2018
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What will Brexit mean for policing here? And should we scrap written homework?

Duration:01:15:02

Unexplained wealth order - why don't such powers exist in NI? Would it help in tackling paramilitaries?

11/28/2018
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Small local business owner attacked again by paramilitaries in Carrickfergus

Duration:01:01:45

The DUP is "deeply sorry" for how it handled NI's botched green energy scheme. But is it too little too late?

11/26/2018
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Arlene Foster apologised for the RHI scandal at her party's conference at the weekend

Duration:00:47:01

A billboard marketing Christmas shopping in Derry/Londonderry was removed after unionist politicians said it was not inclusive

11/23/2018
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Have yourself a Derry little Christmas - clever marketing or an insult to unionists?

Duration:00:28:09

Brexit and business - 500 jobs will be lost at Bombardier and business leaders to meet PM on Brexit deal

11/22/2018
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Nolan puts out a call to Northern Irish businesses for their stance on the Brexit deal

Duration:00:54:34

Chief Constable to appeal £30 million holiday pay case brought by nearly 4000 police officers and civilian support staff

11/20/2018
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Also, Malachi O'Doherty suggests a referendum in Northern Ireland on the backstop

Duration:00:47:17