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Politics: Where Next?

Sep 13, 2019

This week we talk to two MPs elected as Tories at the last election -Phillip Lee and Damian Green. However Phillip Lee is now a Lib Dem.

Last week, he showed his displeasure with the direction of the government by crossing the floor of the house to join the Lib Dems while Boris Johnson was speaking in...


Sep 6, 2019

What is going to happen on Monday? Will there be an election? Are we leaving the EU on the 31st?

This week we talk to John McTernan - the political strategist and a downing street aide to Tony Blair -and Adrian Wooldridge, the political editor of The Economist magazine.

We met just as Boris Johnson's brother Jo...


Jul 26, 2019

As Boris Johnson moves into number 10, Francis Elliott (Political Editor, The Times) and Peter Foster (Europe Editor, The Daily Telegraph) thrash out the possibilities for what his Brexit plan might really entail.

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Jul 19, 2019


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...