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20141130

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141130

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141228

20141228

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20141228

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150201

20150201

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150201

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150301

20150301

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150301

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150823

20150823

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20150823

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160110

20160110

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160110

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160117

20160117

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160117

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160306

20160306

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160306

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160313

20160313

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

In this week's chart:

40 Michael Crick chases down Conservative Party Chairman Lord Feldman

39 It's #likeagirl...the campaign to make emojis more girl friendly gets a *double thumbs up*

38 Actress Ellen Page explores LGBT Japan for Vice TV

37 Jake the pitbull puppy becomes a honorary Firefighter

36 US sportscaster Erin Andrews is awarded 55 million dollars over a peeping tom video

35 Say goodbye to your hairy-faced heroes for now...as Season 5 of Teenwolf wraps up

34 Darth Maul is back - the Phantom Menace baddie stars in a new Star Wars fan film

33 It's tennis' fallen golden girl Maria Sharapova

32 'Hand in Hand' schools bring hope for the future in Jerusalem as Jewish and Arab kids learn side by side

31 Kim Kardashian's naked selfie fails to break the internet...gives it a chinese burn instead

30 It's #theTriggering...a day to bait the PC brigade and post whatever you want no matter how offensive

29 Move over Ronaldo AND Coby Bryant...a young lad kicks a ball through a basketball hoop three times in a row

28 Zayne Malik drops his new single and gets new ink to celebrate

27 Cyclists beware...there's an angry ostrich on the loose in South Africa

26 Fighter Conor McGregor rakes in the cash despite his UFC defeat

25 It's the marvellous musical marble machine

24 A pro-gun campaigner in the US is accidentally shot in the back by her 4 year old son

23 Chelsea are dumped out of the FA Cup by old boy Lukaku

22 London Underground escalates a standing only trial at Holborn

21 A carer is suspended after appearing to pile her shopping on top of a man in wheelchair while she has a smoke

20 Ariana Grande suffers a wardrobe malfunction has she sings her new song Dangerous Woman on TV

19 It's Nancy Reagan - the former first lady is buried next to her husband Ronald in California

18 Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei speaks out over the refugee crisis as he tours a camp in Greece

17 British doctors reveal drugs that could dramatically shrink and eliminate some breast cancers in just 11 days

16 A new spider called Brian is discovered in Australia. Being an Aussie its no surprise Brian can also surf and swim.

15 Its Liverpool, who beat Manchester United in an old-school night of European glory at Anfield

14 It's the amazing rally that got everyone talking about squash

13 Not a great week for Manchester United, who also draw at home to West Ham

12 Mind your language - a muslim woman lays into David Cameron over speaking English

11 Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley says she "will not apologise" for her body size

10 Cricket's T20 tournament is underway...Ireland are out already

9 It's the new computer game Tom Clancy's the division... you have to save New York

8 It's the 'fifth Beatle', producer George Martin, who died this week

7 Rafa Benitez steps into the Newcastle hot-seat...first up league leaders Leicester

6 England win the Six Nations thanks to the Scots beating the French

5 The new Captain America trailer sends fans wild as Spiderman joins in the fun

4 It's the NHS and junior doctors struck again

3 It's the first trailer for the new Game of Thrones...all we want to know is is Jon Snow still alive?

2 US politics - violence mars the election campaign

1 International Women's Day.

20160417

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. She is joined by Tim Stanley from the Daily Telegraph and Ruth Hunt from Stonewall.

This week's top 30

30 A paralysed man who has learned to move his arm using mind control

29 The bee sting that turned Bear Grylls into Benedict Cumberbatch

28 Leicester gave their fans a fright but the title dream is still on

27 Aston Villa says bye to the Premier League

26 David Gest, the producer and reality tv star who died this week

25 Video of vigilante groups tying up migrants in Bulgaria and telling them to go back to Turkey

24 Tottenham Hotspur who could cut Leicester's lead to 5 points if they beat Stoke on Monday

23 Ronaldog, the cockapoo with silky football skills

22 The Chinese Grand Prix which was won by Rosberg, with team-mate Hamilton trailing in 7th

21 Cha Cha the chimp who was captured after escaping from a Japanese zoo

20 Record Store Day, the ninth annual celebration of old school music shops

19 The video of a Russian plane buzzing around an American navy destroyer

18 Doctor Strange: Marvel's new superhero played by Benedict Cumberbatch

17 Leftover women, an advert in China highlights the problems of being unmarried

16 Canada's PM Justin Trudeau apologises for his country's colonial history

15 Manchester United who won in the FA Cup and then relegated Villa

14 Coachella: California's super-hip music festival is headlined by Calvin Harris and Guns N' Roses

13 Britain's Got Talent and a boy ballet dancer wins our hearts

12 Jeremy Corbyn finally speaks out to remain in the EU

11 William and Kate have their picture taken at the Taj Mahal, reminding us all of Diana

10 Skateboarders scoot down Dubai's Aquapark

9 Two years on, we are still wondering who will bring back the Nigerian girls abducted by Boko Haram

8 Only a week away from Game of Thrones series 6

7 Liverpool's magnificent Europa League comeback

6 Who will Anthony Joshua fight next after becoming World heavyweight champion?

5 Danny Willett wins the Masters and his brother wins Twitter

4 The US Elections, and we all try to work out what a super delegate is

3 Take That fans are happy after "Rule the World" wins The Grand National

2 Basketball legend Kobe Bryant retires after earning an estimated 680 million dollars

1 Dennis Skinner MP who was suspended from the Commons for calling the PM "dodgy Dave".

20160417

20160515

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma is joined by Kevin Schofield from Politics Home and Bea Appleby from The Female Lead website.

This week's Hit List:

40 Singlish - the fusion language from Singapore makes the Oxford English Dictionary

39 Disability and job hunting: 200 applications, 100 interviews and still no luck for one woman

38 David Attenborough - the BBC salutes him at 90

37 X Men: Apocalypse - the film is out next week

36 Queen of Katwe - Uganda's chess star on film

35 Girls Just Want to Have Funds - Cyndi Lauper updates her hit to highlight the gender pay gap

34 Chelsea - the old champions hand over to the new champions with a draw at the Bridge.

33 Sinkhole- a giant hole swallows a car

32 Orange is the New Black - a new series of the Netflix drama set in a women's prison

31 The Vodafone Ghanaian Music Awards - in the chart two weeks running

30 A speedy squirrel with no hind legs becomes a YouTube sensation

29 Greek protests against austerity turn violent

28 Inferno - the trailer for Tom Hanks latest film

27 Mayweather versus McGregor and rumours the boxer will fight the UFC man

26 Assassin's Creed - the film of the video game is out later this year

25 Leicester City get ready to parade their Premier League trophy around the city

24 The Purrfect president - a cat rules at Southampton University

23 A Trafford centre terrorist exercise ends with the police apologising to Muslims

22 Formula One and Max Verstappen becomes the youngest ever Grand Prix winner

21 Election Expenses - the investigation into Conservative spending goes on

20 Liverpool prepare for the Europa League final

19 George Zimmerman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager tries to sell the gun online

18 West Ham - lose against Stoke and have to wait to see if they'll be in the Europa League

17 Manchester United- no game today after Old Trafford is evacuated after a security alert

16 The Queen wins a fifty quid Tesco voucher

15 Mercury transit - amazing photos of the smallest planet travelling across the sun gets everyone excited

14 The Invictus Games - Prince Harry's dream comes true

13 Uncharted 4 - the new video shooter game is getting well reviewed

12 The Stone Roses are back with new material after 21 years

11 Barefoot in Cannes, Julia Roberts kicks off her shoes at the Film Festival

10 Syria and CCTV footage of a hospital hit in an airstrike

9 Azealia Banks is kicked off Twitter for racist abuse

8 The EU referendum - it's the pre-debate debate. Who'll take on Mr Cameron?

7 The Baftas - winners, losers and controversy over a joke

6 Corruption - David Cameron is fantastically indiscreet

5 Amir Khan loses - but he's hailed a hero for trying

4 It's Sky's Game of Thrones and an epic sword battle

3 The BBC White Paper - radical overhaul or cop out?

2 George Clooney ridicules Donald Trump's bid for the White House

1 Eurovision puts ethnic cleansing in the spotlight.

20160515

20160515

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. Emma is joined by Kevin Schofield from Politics Home and Bea Appleby from The Female Lead website.

This week's Hit List:

40 Singlish - the fusion language from Singapore makes the Oxford English Dictionary

39 Disability and job hunting: 200 applications, 100 interviews and still no luck for one woman

38 David Attenborough - the BBC salutes him at 90

37 X Men: Apocalypse - the film is out next week

36 Queen of Katwe - Uganda's chess star on film

35 Girls Just Want to Have Funds - Cyndi Lauper updates her hit to highlight the gender pay gap

34 Chelsea - the old champions hand over to the new champions with a draw at the Bridge.

33 Sinkhole- a giant hole swallows a car

32 Orange is the New Black - a new series of the Netflix drama set in a women's prison

31 The Vodafone Ghanaian Music Awards - in the chart two weeks running

30 A speedy squirrel with no hind legs becomes a YouTube sensation

29 Greek protests against austerity turn violent

28 Inferno - the trailer for Tom Hanks latest film

27 Mayweather versus McGregor and rumours the boxer will fight the UFC man

26 Assassin's Creed - the film of the video game is out later this year

25 Leicester City get ready to parade their Premier League trophy around the city

24 The Purrfect president - a cat rules at Southampton University

23 A Trafford centre terrorist exercise ends with the police apologising to Muslims

22 Formula One and Max Verstappen becomes the youngest ever Grand Prix winner

21 Election Expenses - the investigation into Conservative spending goes on

20 Liverpool prepare for the Europa League final

19 George Zimmerman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager tries to sell the gun online

18 West Ham - lose against Stoke and have to wait to see if they'll be in the Europa League

17 Manchester United- no game today after Old Trafford is evacuated after a security alert

16 The Queen wins a fifty quid Tesco voucher

15 Mercury transit - amazing photos of the smallest planet travelling across the sun gets everyone excited

14 The Invictus Games - Prince Harry's dream comes true

13 Uncharted 4 - the new video shooter game is getting well reviewed

12 The Stone Roses are back with new material after 21 years

11 Barefoot in Cannes, Julia Roberts kicks off her shoes at the Film Festival

10 Syria and CCTV footage of a hospital hit in an airstrike

9 Azealia Banks is kicked off Twitter for racist abuse

8 The EU referendum - it's the pre-debate debate. Who'll take on Mr Cameron?

7 The Baftas - winners, losers and controversy over a joke

6 Corruption - David Cameron is fantastically indiscreet

5 Amir Khan loses - but he's hailed a hero for trying

4 It's Sky's Game of Thrones and an epic sword battle

3 The BBC White Paper - radical overhaul or cop out?

2 George Clooney ridicules Donald Trump's bid for the White House

1 Eurovision puts ethnic cleansing in the spotlight.

20160515

20160522

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160522

20160522

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online. The chart is compiled by COSMOS (Collaborative Online Social Media Observatory), a group of computer and social scientists from some of Britain's leading Universities.

20160522

20160605

Emma Barnett presents 5 live's rundown of the top 40 news, politics, sport and showbiz stories of the week that are making the biggest impact across social media and online.

20160605