Ben Fordham - Sydney Live

Monday - Friday 3:00pm to 6:00pm

2GB’s popular drive show with award winning TV and radio personality Ben Fordham. 

 

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Ben Fordham here.

Ben Fordham has his regular chat with the Human Headline – Derryn Hinch. 

Ben Fordham speaks to Troy Bramston about his new book Rudd, Gillard and Beyond.

Are we overtreating the elderly?

Ben Fordham talks to Dr Bob Wright, the outgoing intensive care director of St Vincent’s Hospital. He’s calling for a rethink on how much medical intervention we should give to people over the age of 65. 

Ben Fordham speaks to Liberal MP Dr Dennis Jensen who has broken ranks with the Abbott Government speaking out against its purchase of 58 Joint Strike Fighter jets at the cost of $12.4 billion dollars. 

Police would like to speak with this man in relation to the sexual assault of a woman in Kings Cross on the 20th of January this year.

The man is described as being an adult male of Caucasian appearance, aged about 30-35 years old.

If you have any information that could assist police please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Ben Fordham here.

Ben Fordham is joined in studio by Jason Morrison for his regular Tuesday segment. 

Ben Fordham is joined in the studio by Australia’s greatest ballerina, Lucinda Dunn. Lucinda is retiring tomorrow, after dancing with the Australian Ballet for 23 years.  

Ben Fordham talks to the Leader of the Opposition, Bill Shorten. 

Do you think movie tickets too expensive? The average price to see a film in Australia is now $17.

Ben Fordham talks to Benjamin Zeccola, the Chief Executive of Palace Cinemas, about the whether Australians are paying too much when they go to the cinema.

Remember the ‘cops are tops’ campaign? Well, it’s back and looking better than ever.

Sydney man, Joseph Mangeruga, won a competition to design new stickers. Soon they’ll be coming to car bumpers near you!

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Luke Grant here.

Luke speaks to Troy Bramston, journalist at The Australian, about the life and legacy of former NSW Premier Neville Wran. Neville passed away in Sydney last night after a long battle with illness.

Luke Grant talks to Ron Batagol. Ron is a well-known pharmacist who believes that alcohol consumption guidelines for pregnant women are unnecessarily alarming.

He’s concerned that women, who are light drinkers, could be terminating their pregnancies unnecessarily. 

Luke Grant speaks to Reverend Bill Crews about whether begging should be banned. At the moment NSW, ACT and WA are the only states where begging is legal.  

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Glenn Wheeler here.

Glenn Wheeler talks to the Assistant Commissioner, Mark Murdoch. They discuss former Premiere Barry O’Farrell’s CBD lockout policy and how effective it has been.  

Glenn Wheeler chats to Bruce Baird, the father of Mike Baird. They discuss Mike’s new position as New South Wales Premiere.  

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Glenn Wheeler here.

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Ben Fordham here.

Ben Fordham has his regular chat with the Human Headline – Derryn Hinch. 

Ben Fordham speaks to Troy Bramston about his new book Rudd, Gillard and Beyond.

Are we overtreating the elderly?

Ben Fordham talks to Dr Bob Wright, the outgoing intensive care director of St Vincent’s Hospital. He’s calling for a rethink on how much medical intervention we should give to people over the age of 65. 

Ben Fordham speaks to Liberal MP Dr Dennis Jensen who has broken ranks with the Abbott Government speaking out against its purchase of 58 Joint Strike Fighter jets at the cost of $12.4 billion dollars. 

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Ben Fordham here.

Ben Fordham is joined in studio by Jason Morrison for his regular Tuesday segment. 

Ben Fordham is joined in the studio by Australia’s greatest ballerina, Lucinda Dunn. Lucinda is retiring tomorrow, after dancing with the Australian Ballet for 23 years.  

Ben Fordham talks to the Leader of the Opposition, Bill Shorten. 

Do you think movie tickets too expensive? The average price to see a film in Australia is now $17.

Ben Fordham talks to Benjamin Zeccola, the Chief Executive of Palace Cinemas, about the whether Australians are paying too much when they go to the cinema.

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Luke Grant here.

Luke speaks to Troy Bramston, journalist at The Australian, about the life and legacy of former NSW Premier Neville Wran. Neville passed away in Sydney last night after a long battle with illness.

Luke Grant talks to Ron Batagol. Ron is a well-known pharmacist who believes that alcohol consumption guidelines for pregnant women are unnecessarily alarming.

He’s concerned that women, who are light drinkers, could be terminating their pregnancies unnecessarily. 

Luke Grant speaks to Reverend Bill Crews about whether begging should be banned. At the moment NSW, ACT and WA are the only states where begging is legal.  

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Glenn Wheeler here.

Glenn Wheeler talks to the Assistant Commissioner, Mark Murdoch. They discuss former Premiere Barry O’Farrell’s CBD lockout policy and how effective it has been.  

Glenn Wheeler chats to Bruce Baird, the father of Mike Baird. They discuss Mike’s new position as New South Wales Premiere.  

Listen to the full show of Sydney Live with Glenn Wheeler here.

Glenn covers the big issues with Michael Smith in his regular segment .

How do you thank someone who’s saved your life? That’s a question that Sydney Mum, Shannon Lea, has been left to wonder. She’s trying to find the man that rescued her, and her daughter, from drowning.  

Glenn Wheeler chats to Shannon, and tries to find the mystery hero.

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The Big Guns

On Monday’s at 4:30pm Ben chats to The Big Guns – Andrew Bolt and Graham Richardson.

Andrew is one of Australia's most prominent commentators, with his own show The Bolt Report on Channel 10 at 10am on Sunday morning and his column & blog for news limited. To read Andrew’s blog click here.

Graham also known as Richo is a former Labor Powerbroker, you can also catch him on “Richo” on Wednesday’s at 8PM on Sky News. 

To listen to the full list of audio from The Big Guns Click here.

Jason Morrison

Jason Morrison is a prominent radio broadcast and TV personality. 

Every Tuesday at 4:30 Jason joins Ben to talk about the weeks hot topics.

You can follow Jason on Twitter here.

The Human Headline

Every Wednesday at 4:30pm Ben chats to the Human Headline – Derryn Hinch.

Derryn is one of the biggest names in Australian media. He has worked for a journalist for over fifty years, gaining him a reputation as someone with a unique and sometimes controversial view.

To visit Derryn’s website go to www.humanheadline.com.au/ or you can follow him on twitter here.

 

Michael Smith

Michael Smith is a radio broadcaster. Prior to his career in radio, Michael served in the Army for eight years before he left to join the Victoria Police. 

Michael also runs one of Australia’s most read websites - Michael Smith News - http://www.michaelsmithnews.com/ 

Michael joins Ben Fordham every Thursday at 4.30pm. 

The Man On The Land

Every Friday at 4:30pm Ben catches up with The Man on the Land – Dobbo.

To follow Dobbo on twitter click here.

 

Constable Cheryle Leung of Mt Druitt LAC is having her long hair shaved off in support of her friend and colleague, Constable Matthew Montesin. Mathew has been tragically diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer.

To support Cheryle and Mathew, come along to Mt Druitt Westfield on Saturday 29th of March at 10am.

Join in the fun and make a gold coin donation to show your support. 

Link for Donations is:https://montesinfamilyappeal.gofundraise.com.au/cms/ebayauction

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The Moshono Foundation Orphanage Fundraiser Movie Night

Thursday March 27 6:30pm at Cronulla Cinemas.

Tickets are $25 each with all proceeds going to the Moshono Foundation.

Tickets can't be purchased on the night so please email Michelle at: michelleconlon2@gmail.com

And transfer money to:


Michelle L Bevan
Westpac BSB- 732052
Account- 610947
Please Make Sure You Put Down Your Surname In The Description So We Know Who The Money Has Come From And How Many Tickets

Eg: Smith x 4 tix...

Ben checks in with Channel 9 reporter Simon Bouda, who is currently on the Black Dog Ride to the Red Centre, raising awareness for depression and suicide prevention.

All money raised goes to Lifeline Australia and Mental Health First Aid.

To support Simon go to https://redcentre2013.everydayhero.com/au/simon-4

‘The Power of Positive Intention’ is a fundraising lunch on Friday the 20th September at Sutherland United Services Club.

The event it raising funds for ‘Enough is Enough’ Youth Programs, which helps youth at risk in New South Wales.

Tickets are $100 each. To book a ticket please call 9542 4029 or email team@enoughisenough.org.au

Guests include

  • Ben Fordham
  • Ray Martin from 60 minutes
  • Nick Kaldas, NSW deputy Police Commissioner
  • Kristina Keneally, former NSW Premier &...

Team Bandaged Bear participates in the City2Surf in support of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and Bear Cottage.

2013 will mark the eighth consecutive year that Team Bandaged Bear has participated in the City2Surf.

Across seven years, Team Bandaged Bear has raised more than $600,000 thanks to over 2000 dedicated team members.

This money has helped develop services for sick children and their families, and fund new cutting-edge technology.

It has also funded almost 200 staff positions in the front-line of patient care and research activities. 

In 2013...

Gutless thieves have stolen more than $4,000 dollars from a charity which helps families with premature babies.

Anyone wishing to assist in recovering some of that money for Miracle Babies can visit www.miraclebabies.com.au to donate.

 

Ben talks to Samuel and Connie Johnson about Samuel’s journey around Australia on a unicycle and their aim to raise 1 million dollars for breast cancer research.

For more information or to donate to Love Your Sister visit http://loveyoursister.org/

Ben speaks to Mission Australia’s CEO Toby Hall, about the problems facing the welfare system in Australia.

Frank and Robyn Musolino are working parents who are BOTH battling cancer…

It’s been a huge struggle over the last few years, and the financial strain has been almost unbearable.

But their friends are have organised a fundraiser this Friday the 22nd of March at the Novella function centre at Bonnyrigg.

The event has sold out, but they are looking for donations from Sydney businesses willing to offer gifts to auction off in a raffle.

So if you’ve got bottles of wine, fruit baskets, gift vouchers or anything else you think could make a great raffle prize… and you...

Singing With The Stars” will be a night of excitement, fun and surprises as some of the biggest names in television, sport, radio and entertainment make their singing debut in the name of charity!

Ben speaks to Glenn Muddle, the father of three-year-old Shire girl Chloe Muddle who is dying from kidney cancer.

TO HELP CHLOE AND HER FAMILY

You can donate money to any St George Bank branch or transfer money online. 

·        Account name: Chloe Muddle

·        BSB: 112 879

·        Account Number: 4859 889 50

To help spread awareness visit www.facebook.com/NugglesChloe

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Please support Marc Simone’s dream to raise $100,000 for MISSION AUSTRALIA and homeless kids by donating at this site:

http://www.everydayhero.com.au/marcsimone

Marc was tragically killed on Saturday the 16th of FEBRUARY while training for the ride near the Blue Mountains.

Ben speaks to Zoe Foster, The Pantene Beautiful Lengths ambassador and Elizabeth Howells, a 10-year-old girl, about cutting of their hair to donate it to make wigs for women undergoing cancer treatment.

For more information visit http://beautifullengths.com.au/

Or to donate to Elizabeth’s Everyday Hero page go to: https://give.everydayhero.com/au/elizabeth-howells