Subscribe to this channel

You can subscribe to new audio episodes published on this channel. You can follow updates using the channel's RSS feed, or via other audio platforms you may already be using.

RSS Feed

You can use any RSS feed reader to follow updates, even your browser. We recommend using an application dedicated to listening podcasts for the best experience. iOS users can look at Overcast or Castro. Pocket Casts is also very popular and has both iOS and Android versions. Add the above link to the application to follow this podcast channel.

Signup to

Sign up for a free user account to start building your playlist of podcast channels. You'll be able to build a personalised RSS feed you can follow or listen with our web player.

Overdosing on politics

John Pienaar talks to Tory leadership contender Esther McVey about Brexit, her plans for raising public sector pay and admissions of drug use by politicians. Former cabinet minister Priti Patel tells us why she’s backing Boris Johnson to be the next Prime Minister and Labour Party Chair Ian Lavery discusses the Peterborough by-election result and Labour’s policy on Brexit. And musician David Brewis is on the show discussing his new album 45, which is all about Donald Trump. With John throughout the programme are Sienna Rodgers from LabourList and George Parker from the Financial Times

Title: Donald Trump’s coming!

John Pienaar talks to former Education Secretary Nicky Morgan about the Conservative leadership contest and Lib Dem leadership hopeful Sir Ed Davey sets out his pitch. Labour’s Andy McDonald gives his thoughts on the US President and his party’s position on holding another EU referendum and Sarah Elliott from Republicans Overseas UK looks ahead to Donald Trump’s visit to Britain this week. Also on the show are Jess Brammar from HuffPost, former director of communications for David Cameron Craig Oliver and conservative commentator Tim Montgomerie.

'A fight to the finish'

John Pienaar talks to Education Secretary Damian Hinds about Theresa May's promise of a 'bold offer' on Brexit and the party's prospects in the European elections. Also on the show are Labour's Shadow Environment Secretary Sue Hayman, co-Leader of the Green Party Sian Berry, Theresa May's former deputy Damian Green, UKIP's Paul Oakley and Jill Evans from Plaid Cymru. Isabel Hardman from the Spectator and Anoosh Chakelian from the New Statesman are this week's panellists.

Labour’s plans for business

John Pienaar talks to Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell about his policies towards business as well as the ongoing Brexit talks with the government. Also on the show are Prisons Minister Robert Buckland, Jeremy Hosking, the former Tory party donor now backing the Brexit Party and Rachel Johnson from Change UK. John’s pundits are Deputy Political Editor of the Daily Mail John Stevens and former Labour party adviser Ayesha Hazarika

4 episodes