Today programme

Strike out

5 November 2010 9:09

Spark up those Roman candles, the firefighters have called off their strike for today and tomorrow. According to the general…

Clegg sweetens the pill with a fairness premium

15 October 2010 9:07

Only five days to go until the spending review – and after weeks of emphasis on the cuts we’re about…

How Humphrys got it wrong

9 September 2010 16:20

The 8.10 Today programme slot this morning went to Nick Clegg. The programme wanted to discuss with the deputy PM…

Balls turns on the man he called Labour’s ‘greatest ever leader’

3 September 2010 12:06

The ever-pugnacious Ed Balls was on the Today Programme this morning denouncing Tony Blair for saying that the coalition was,…

Balls clutches at straws

13 July 2010 18:46

Many CoffeeHousers will have heard Ed Balls’ preposterous performance on the Today programme this morning. We have transcribed it below,…

Osborne winning the Budget PR battle – but VAT remains a thorny issue

23 June 2010 9:12

Well, that’s gone as well as can be expected for the coalition.  Most of today’s newspaper coverage highlights the severity…

Cameron’s public debate with his backbenchers

27 May 2010 9:15

So, did Cameron say anything particularly noteworthy during his interview on the Today programme?  In truth, not really.  Most of…

Brown comes under heavy fire on Today

8 April 2010 9:04

Woah. I doubt Brown will endure many tougher twenty-minute spells during this election campaign than his interview with on the…

Cameron defends his spending cuts – and suggests there won’t be more before the election

1 April 2010 8:52

Want some more David Cameron?  Well, the Tories are happy to oblige.  After their party leader’s speech yesterday, he is…