Daily Politics

Watch: Greg Hands’ disastrous turn on Daily Politics

7 February 2018 12:03

Oh dear. It’s crunch day for Theresa May as her Brexit war cabinet gathers for the first of two meetings…

Watch: Debbie Abrahams grilled on double standards over Toby Young criticism

10 January 2018 12:15

This week, Toby Young stepped down from the Office for Students over concerns his appointment had ‘become a distraction’ from the…

Nicky Morgan goes on the offensive

13 November 2017 13:35

When the EU Withdrawal Bill returns to the House tomorrow, Theresa May is hoping Tory MPs – and some Labour…

Watch: Workers Revolutionary Party march on the Daily Politics

18 May 2017 15:43

Although the Mainstream Media would have you believe that the major political force in this election is the Tories, is it…

Watch: Andrew Neil grills Shami Chakrabarti over her peerage

27 September 2016 15:21

Although David Cameron faced flak over his resignation honours list, it was Jeremy Corbyn’s decision to give the chair of…

David Cameron’s new enterprise tsar proves to be a problematic hire

25 May 2016 13:28

Oh dear. Today at PMQs, George Osborne could not resist boasting about the government’s new enterprise tsar, Sir Alan Sugar. When…

Watch: John Mann takes on Ken Livingstone over anti-Semitism – ‘you are a Nazi apologist’

28 April 2016 13:09

As the Labour party continues to implode over the party’s handling of Naz Shah’s anti-Semitic social media posts, a number of MPs…

Watch: Ken Livingstone’s career-ending Daily Politics interview – ‘a real anti-Semite doesn’t just hate the Jews in Israel’

28 April 2016 12:41

After Ken Livingstone claimed that Hitler supported Zionism and that anti-Semitism is not racism in a BBC radio interview, Labour…

Watch: Paul Mason is reunited with a fellow ‘revolutionary Marxist’

19 April 2016 14:19

Earlier this year, the Chancellor of the Exchequer used Treasury Questions to take a swipe at Paul Mason. Osborne described…

Watch: Richard Burgon struggles with the deficit (again)

3 March 2016 17:51

When Richard Burgon appeared on Channel 4 News last year to defend John McDonnell over his fiscal charter U-turn, the…

Watch: George Galloway clashes with Jo Coburn on Daily Politics

22 February 2016 14:43

Over the weekend a number of Brexit activists walked out of an anti-EU Grassroots Out rally after George Galloway was…

Today in audio: Thursday 28th January

28 January 2016 16:06

Haven’t had a chance to follow the day’s political events and interviews? Then don’t worry: here, The Spectator, brings you…

Watch: David Lammy says a million Indians died in WWII fighting for the ‘European project’

26 January 2016 14:30

Oh dear. It appears that it is time for David Lammy to brush up on his history knowledge. The pro-EU…

Ken Livingstone makes Labour’s bad week even worse

7 January 2016 14:34

Funnily enough, after Ken Livingstone told the Daily Politics that the defence review that he is co-chairing with the new…

Nigel Farage warns Douglas Carswell: ‘it’s going to have to end’

18 December 2015 15:39

Nigel Farage popped up on the Daily Politics today to warn Douglas Carswell that critical comments about his leadership cannot continue. The Ukip leader said…

Zac Goldsmith: I’m ‘delighted’ Heathrow won’t be a Mayoral election issue

11 December 2015 16:21

Many suspect that the latest delay on a third runway at Heathrow is actually the government bending to the will of Zac…

Alan Johnson vs Left Unity spokesman: ‘all you’ve done is print leaflets’

24 November 2015 13:31

With the news that Left Unity — the far-left political party — have suspended plans to stand in elections in…

Listen: Jess Phillips vs Philip Davies on ‘ridiculous’ International Men’s Day debate

2 November 2015 14:03

When the Tory MP Philip Davies called for a Commons debate to mark International Men’s Day last week during a…

Guardian columnist on spitting protesters: ‘I really don’t have a problem with it’

9 October 2015 13:34

This week’s Tory conference made the headlines after journalists and Tory supporters attending the event were spat at and egged.…

George Galloway: Sadiq Khan is a very boring man

2 October 2015 13:18

With Zac Goldsmith today announced as the Conservative candidate for the 2015 London mayoral race, the Tory MP will now face Sadiq Khan…

Is Jeremy Corbyn really more posh than Harriet Harman?

9 September 2015 20:57

Harriet Harman ended her final appearance at PMQs as the interim Labour leader with a parting shot in the direction…

Suzanne Evans upsets Farage loyalists with ‘divisive character’ comments

18 June 2015 15:57

Nigel Farage has himself admitted that he is a ‘Marmite’ character. It’s one of the reasons given for his party’s patchy performance at…

Milifan turns the air blue on Daily Politics

5 June 2015 13:18

Just in case you missed the memo, the reason Ed Miliband lost the election has now been revealed. Labour supporter and…

Bow Group chairman Ben Harris-Quinney faces a patrons’ revolt

5 May 2015 13:46

The Bow Group’s chairman Ben Harris-Quinney is not having a good day. Last night Bow Group patrons Michael Heseltine, Michael Howard, Norman…

Red Meat Month: Tory MP vs Peta

15 January 2015 13:36

After Mr S’s ‘Red Meat Month’ article revealed the trouble brewing between Neil Parish and Peta’s UK director Mimi Bekhechi over the Tory MP’s proposal for…