The Week in WestminsterAuthor: BBC Radio 4
13 Nov 2018

The Week in Westminster

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Radio 4's weekly assessment of developments at Westminster

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    10/11/2018

    Steve Richards chairs a discussion with George Parker FT Helen Lewis New Statesman and Peter Oborne Daily Mail on how near we to a Brexit deal. The Editor is Marie Jessel.

  • Posted on 10 Nov 2018

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    03/11/2018

    Sam Coates of The Times looks behind the scenes at Westminster. To what extent do the austerity measures taken by George Osborne in 2010 impact on this week's budget? Why has the Labour front bench accepted the chancellor's tax cuts? And the "meaningful" vote on a Brexit deal - what lies in store? The Editor is Marie Jessel.

  • Posted on 03 Nov 2018

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    27/10/2018

    Isabel Hardman of The Spectator consults Tory MPs about the Prime Minister's progress. She hears why British politicians are beating a path to Michel Barnier's door. And why local councils say they really do need help from next week's Budget. Plus some first-hand views of Saudi Arabia. Editor: Peter Mulligan

  • Posted on 27 Oct 2018

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    20/10/2018

    George Parker of the Financial Times looks behind the scenes at Westminster. Sir Nick Clegg explains his imminent move to Facebook in California; Sir Bernard Jenkin and Lord Word discuss recent attacks on civil service impartiality; Conservative MP Sir Christopher Chope and Labour MP Seema Malhotra, members of the Brexit Select Committee, on how they think Brexit legislation will progress through parliament; and Katie Perrior, former director of communications at Downing St, talks on the tricky subject of food and politicians. The Editor is Marie Jessel.

  • Posted on 20 Oct 2018

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