Coffee House Shots

Coffee House Shots

Some of the best podcasts out there are political ones commenting on, analysing and going behind the scenes of events as they happen. One of the very best is Coffee House Shots, a short daily podcast from The Spectator. This short daily shot of political analysis is hosted by The Spectators top team of journalists,…

The PMs Power Play

The PMs Power Play

Her deal went down to a defeat of 230, the largest ever defeat for a Government and the largest Tory rebellion. But it was the Prime Minister’s response that almost matters more. It was perhaps the shrewdest political move of her career and recent years. In one fell swoop she came back, not out, not…

Brexit: The Uncivil War  ★★★★

Brexit: The Uncivil War ★★★★

Monday evening saw the airing on Channel 4 of James Graham’s Brexit: The Uncivil War, staring Benedict Cumberbatch as Dominic Cummings, the brains behind Vote Leave. Graham is one of the country’s leading playwrights with a penchant for political plays – his play This House was one of the mostly highly praised and successful political…