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Column: The Phone

It is Thursday and the world is crumbling around me Up to now, the day had passed with relative ease. I had taken the tram to a meeting. I had read about the impending destruction of the human race in a free newspaper I found on the seat beside me.

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By Darryl Morris

talkRADIO: Extinction Rebellion

The Extinction Rebellion protesters spend days creating headlines and blocking roads in central London to protest against the UK's slow action on Climate Change.

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By Darryl Morris

talkRADIO: A Day with James Frith MP

As the rough and tumble of Brexit continues, I spent the afternoon with James Frith MP - a remain supporting MP in a Brexit voting constituency - to take the temperature on how the deadlock has affected day to day business in Bury North.

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By Darryl Morris

Darryl and… Vicky McClure

Line of Duty's Vicky McClure joined me on my BBC show recently to talk about her new programme, Our Dementia Choir.

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By Darryl Morris

Column: I’ve seen the worst of humanity… and it takes the 11.25 to London.

I am on a train and the whole carriage is angry with Gavin. Gavin is the man on the seat opposite. We all know he’s called Gavin because he announced it down the phone, earlier in the journey. “Hello everybody,” he bellowed, “it’s Gavin here. Coming in to land on

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By Darryl Morris

talkRADIO: the Dog more endangered than a Rhino

One of the oldest breeds of terrier dog stands on the brink of total extinction. The Dandie breed is considered more endangered than some species of Rhino, with fears they will soon be confined to the history books. On talkRADIO recently, Kennel Club’s Caroline Kisko explained why…

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By Darryl Morris

BBC: Does Reality TV Do Enough Aftercare?

There are calls for Reality TV shows to offer contestants more aftercare, following the deaths of two former Love Island contestants. Psychologist Abigail Eaton-Masters explains how it feels to be thrust into face and what productions companies need to do to protect their stars.

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By Darryl Morris

BBC: Should You Give to the Homeless?

Should you give money to the homeless? It’s a debate that’s reared it’s head again in recent weeks, with calls to give money to charities, rather than directly the those on the street. Manchester City Councillor Pat Carney has suggested giving to the homeless perpetuates the problem… but is he

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By Darryl Morris

BBC: How to eat yourself well

It turns out a few tweaks to your diet can half the risk of a serious disease. Writer James Wong explains how in his new book, 10-a-Day the Easy Way: Fuss-free Recipes and Simple Science to Transform Your Health. I caught up with him on my BBC show recently...

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By Darryl Morris

BBC: Are young people being failed?

In the last few weeks, young people have been caught up in violent crime and walked out of school in protest at older generations handling of the environment. Are we failing them?

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By Darryl Morris