Michael David Mendoza (born 1 November 1948) is a British radio presenter and former politician, best known for the overnight shows he presented on talkSPORT between 2004 and 2008, initially on weeknights before being moved to weekends in 2006. Mendoza later joined his former talkSPORT colleague George Galloway on the Iranian government-funded news channel Press TV, presenting a 13-week television series entitled Off the Cuff. Mendoza was a Conservative councillor sitting on Adur District Council in West Sussex and was chairman of the council. He owned a magazine called What's Happening?, which he later sold. In August 2014 Mendoza joined Latest TV, a local TV station in Brighton, as a presenter. He is now the Core Presenter on the channel, presenting Live two hour news shows daily. The Vote, a political debate show. The Newspaper Review Show.