Jul 19, 2019
With Boris Johnson looking like the favourite to win the Tory leadership contest and become Prime Minister, political commentators Isabel Hardman (The Spectator) and Rafael Behr (The Guardian) join Gary Gibbon to chat about what a Johnson premiership might look like.
Jul 9, 2019
In this week’s podcast we bring together two brothers - Charles Powell and Jonathan Powell.
Charles Powell, Lord Powell, advised Margaret Thatcher on foreign policy from 1983 to the end of her premiership.
Seven years after he'd left Number 10 his younger brother Jonathan Powell moved in, as Chief of Staff to...
Jun 28, 2019
For this week's podcast episode, Gary Gibbon talks to Rory Stewart MP, Secretary of State for International Development, on his dynamic Tory leadership campaign, supporting Jeremy Hunt and whether he'll ever trust a word Boris Johnson says.
Jun 21, 2019
It's Boris Johnson versus Jeremy Hunt in the race to be Prime Minister. For this week's podcast episode, Gary Gibbon talks to Boris biographers Sonia Purnell and Andrew Gimson about what we should all expect from the bookies' favourite.
Jun 14, 2019
James Kirkup and Professor Tim Bale discuss the Conservative leadership race, Boris Johnson’s political evolution - and whether the Tory’s want to become ‘The Brexit Party’.