100 episodes

The West Live is your daily talk show hosted by The West Australian’s Ben O'Shea. He’ll tell you the stories behind the stories and break down what is happening in and around Perth and WA. It’s live, it’s local and it’s the news made for you, when you want it.

The West Live Podcast The West Australian

    • News
    • 4.5 • 61 Ratings

The West Live is your daily talk show hosted by The West Australian’s Ben O'Shea. He’ll tell you the stories behind the stories and break down what is happening in and around Perth and WA. It’s live, it’s local and it’s the news made for you, when you want it.

    The West Live full show - Thursday 18th August, 2022

    The West Live full show - Thursday 18th August, 2022

    On today's show:


     Telcos are charging the WA Police a fortune to help catch criminals, we explain why
    There’s a crisis in our animal refuges
    We preview a massive last round of the AFL season
    The Brickman is in the studio
    News with Matt Tinney
    Wild West with Kate Ryan 

     
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    • 1 hr 15 min
    NRLW star Julia Robinson SLAMS online body-shamers

    NRLW star Julia Robinson SLAMS online body-shamers

    The body-shaming of a NRLW star has sparked an outcry of support from her teammates and opponents. 
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    • 2 min
    Mariah Carey trademarking “Queen of Christmas” is bad

    Mariah Carey trademarking “Queen of Christmas” is bad

    Mariah Carey tries to trademark herself as the Queen of Christmas.
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    • 2 min
    Unpacking Tim Burton’s new Addams Family show

    Unpacking Tim Burton’s new Addams Family show

    We've had sneak peek at Tim Burton's Wednesday
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    • 2 min
    Olivia Wilde & Jason Sudekis split gets NASTY

    Olivia Wilde & Jason Sudekis split gets NASTY

    Olivia Wilde is not speaking to Ex Jason Sudeikis over their custody battle.
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    • 1 min
    Taking LOADED crossbow to Queen’s palace is a no-no

    Taking LOADED crossbow to Queen’s palace is a no-no

    A Man with a crossbow who broke into Windsor Castle and wanted ‘to kill the Queen' has appeared in court.
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    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
61 Ratings

61 Ratings

mariest74 ,

Best way to get news in Perth

Love this daily news podcast esp the start with Matt and Ben. Makes me laugh every morning!

Adallavalle ,

Fun in news

Ben and Matt put the fun into the news. Ben is a great interviewer with a unique style. Enjoyable to listen to.

TropicaLoco ,

Newsie and fun!

Love the way this podcast has developed over the past few years. Ben is an excellent host. I want to hear more Fizz Twins!

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