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1 hour, 27 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 15 November 2013

Breaking news and hard-hitting talk as Stephen Nolan gets you talking about the big stories of the day.

  • Family’s plea for a change in the law after the jail sentence for Andrew Lorimer’s killers.

    Andrew Lorimer

    Another week and another family deeply disappointed by the legal system here. Andrew Lorimer was brutally attacked in his home last year. A gang of three men had beaten the Lurgan man to death with a hammer.

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    Now Andrew's family have spoken out. They want a change to the law because they're disgusted at the sentence given to his killers.


    Andrew's brother, David, told Stephen how his brother's murder had devastated their family

  • Plans for a medal for every PSNI officer with three years’ service.

    PSNI officers

    The BBC has learned that the PSNI is planning to award all staff with three years' service a medal. It's thought the total cost of awarding the medals will be around £320,000. Is this a good use of public money?<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />


    SDLP Policing Board member Dolores Kelly and DUP MP Gregory Campbell discuss

  • Who's going to plant a pie in Stephen’s face? It's Children in Need Day and he received the full pie treatment!

    Stephen Nolan Pie

    It's Children in Need Day - Stephen's challenge - dress in a gorilla suit, be handcuffed outside Broadcasting House Belfast, and meet his adoring public (armed with cream pies)

    DUP's Christopher Stolford dedicated his pie to Gregory Campbell

    Sinn Fein's Alex Maskey was there to act on Wee Barry's behalf

    UUP councillor Jim Rodgers was more than happy to take part

    BBC Presenters Uncle Hugo Duncan  and William Crawley got in on the act

    BBC NI Controller Peter Johnston's pie was on behalf of all BBC NI staff

    and the Nolan Show team got their own back on Stephen





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