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Politics: Where Next?

Dec 6, 2019

Mere days away from the general election, Gary Gibbon sits down with the political editor of the Daily Mirror, Pippa Crerar, and by James Kirkup, director of the Social Market Foundation, and before that a senior journalist at The Telegraph.


Nov 29, 2019

This week Gary speaks to Stephen Bush, the Political Editor of the New Statesman and Tory Peer Danny Finkelstein.

They talk to Gary about the party manifestos, who is ahead of the race and what comes after the election.


Nov 15, 2019

Veteran political analyst Professor John Curtice and Professor Matthew Goodwin of the University of Kent tell Gary Gibbon their predictions for this general election.

Curtice is also a senior fellow of the UK in a Changing Europe research unit, where we sit down to record this...


Nov 1, 2019

Ken Clarke and Iain Duncan Smith, two of the most senior, long standing members of the Tory Party, discuss the state of the Conservatives. 

Clarke had the whip withdrawn in September after he voted against the government. 
 
A passionate opponent of Brexit and a life-long Europhile Clarke discusses how Brexit and...


Oct 25, 2019

This week we reassembled our regular duo - Labour MP Jess Phillips and the Independent MP, formerly a Conservative minister, Nick Boles.
 
We spoke on Thursday as cabinet members were gathering in Number 10 to discuss strategy, they hadn't yet announced their offer to Labour - agree to a new timetable for the Brexit...