Talking Perth

Hospital delay continues

A lead contamination is continuing to delay the opening of the Perth Children's Hospital.

Health minister John Day admits he still doesn't know when the new Children's Hospital will be opened, as the search for the source of a lead contamination continues.

Perth man makes last 2G call

Oly with his new Google Pixel phone and, left, holding his old Nokia.

A 22-year-old Perth man who wrote to Telstra about not being able to use his phone anymore was flown to Melbourne to meet the man who created 2G and was given the chance to make one last call before the network was shut off.

Protesters return

Refugee activists hung a banner from the Great Veranda at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 1 December 2016 ...

Protesters have scaled Parliament House in Canberra this morning, in another day of demonstrations about immigration detention centres.

Government will sell 51% of Western Power

Premier Colin Barnett has announced the government will sell Western Power if they are re-elected.

The State Government is confident households won't be affected by the partial sale of Western Power.

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Taxi ride nightmare

'Linda' says she feared for her safety after hailing a taxi in Northbridge

Caller 'Linda' contacted the Morning Show today to tell of her nightmare taxi ride.

Police union want 1000 more officers

Brave residents rescued the male driver trapped in the fatal crash on Friday morning.

The WA Police Union is demanding that 1000 more officers be employed over the next four years.

How healthy is our River

Black Bream being released into the Swan River after fitted with a tracking device

The amount of fish in the Swan River has increased with a big bream research group tagging the fish and can help determine the health of our river.

Police workers' compensation

WA Police are set to get a workers compensation scheme

The State Government has announced a workers' compensation scheme for WA Police Officers, but the Medically Retired WA Police Officers Association claims it doesn't go far enough.

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Sport

Wilson shining for Glory

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 18: Rostyn Griffiths of the Glory celebrates a goal during the round seven A-League match ...

5:59 PM   Perth Glory youngster, Brandon Wilson, stepped up in the absence of Josh Risdon and it helped to lead his Glory to a drawn result on Friday night.

Kingston Town Classic sweep

The 2015 Kingston Town Classic home straight.

Ben Cameron   6PR Sports Today Kingston Town Classic sweep

Focussed Eagles

Adam Simspson, coach of the West Coast Eagles, looks on before the 2014 AFL Round 20 match between the West Coast Eagles ...

Ben Cameron   Adam Simpson has questioned the Eagles mindset last season and vowed they wouldn't make the same mistake this season. 

Time for a Bevi

Kate Bevilaqua winning the 2014 Busselton Ironman.

Ben Cameron   How do you think you'd go covering 515km across three days by swimming, riding and running? 

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Lifestyle

Musical babies

generic violin

Starting babies with simple musical instruments and paying attention to what kinds of sounds interest your children could help with choosing the right instrument for them.

Vlahos joins Kennel Sleep Out

Desperate For Love Dog Pound Rescue_Kennel Sleep Out

A number of people will be sleeping outside in dog kennels, including 6PR's own Peter Vlahos, for a fund raising event organised by the Desperate For Love Dog Pound Rescue. 

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

The host of the Australian "Whose Line Is It Anyway" Tommy Little and contestant Cal Wilson with Simon Beaumont

Australia is taking on the Drew Carey TV hit, Whose Line Is It Anyway.

Fawlty Towers comes to Perth

Stephen Hall plays Basil Fawlty in Fawlty Towers Live with Afternoons presenter Simon Beaumont

Basil Fawlty is one of the great comedic characters who have hit our TV screens and now Basil and his fellow Fawlty Towers colleagues head to the theater in Fawlty Towers Live.