Tristram Hunt

What by-election? Tristram Hunt starts his new job

20 February 2017 13:11

When Tristram Hunt resigned as the MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central last month to take up a job as director of…

Is Maria Balshaw such a good choice for Tate? I tremble for the art I love

19 January 2017 16:30

The last couple of years have seen changes at the top of all of London’s major art musuems. In 2015…

Labour MP turns on Tristram Hunt

13 January 2017 13:02

With Tristram Hunt stepping down as Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central, Jeremy Corbyn has issued a statement wishing his old…

Will more Labour MPs quit Parliament in despair?

13 January 2017 11:37

How many other Labour MPs will decide to quit Parliament mid-term as Tristram Hunt and Jamie Reed have done? Some…

Tristram Hunt’s resignation is another blow for Corbyn’s Labour

13 January 2017 10:18

Listen to Fraser Nelson, James Forsyth and Ayesha Hazarika on Tristram Hunt’s departure: Another month, another Labour MP resigns. Following Jamie…

Watch: Philip Davies and Tristram Hunt go to war over the white working class

14 November 2016 16:34

Once upon a time Labour was seen to be the party of the working class while the Conservatives that of…

WATCH: Tristram Hunt lays into Corbyn at Progress rally

25 September 2016 19:54

Well that didn’t last long. After Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected as Labour leader on Saturday, Corbyn sceptic MPs appeared to put…

Theresa May has done a poor job of stealing Labour’s clothes

12 September 2016 18:17

‘I don’t think we are a charity.  We are a successful, multi-national educational institution,’ explained the public school head to…

Labour’s dismal showing gives Sajid Javid a gentler first day in the job

18 July 2016 16:13

Theresa May’s new government gets to work today, and first to face the heat of the Chamber was the Communities…

The Spectator podcast: Hillary’s America

21 May 2016 9:00

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The Spectator podcast: Hillary’s America

19 May 2016 7:56

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Watch: Tristram Hunt feels the heat over the EU on Sunday Politics

18 April 2016 9:13

With the outcome of the EU referendum predicted to be on a ‘knife edge’, there are growing concerns that David…

There’s nothing patriotic about William Blake’s Jerusalem

14 January 2016 12:28

In this week’s diary, Tristram Hunt puts his money behind Jerusalem as a new English National Anthem. ‘God Save the…

I’m sure the Queen could cope with a new English national anthem

13 January 2016 12:34

‘Thy choicest gifts in store / On her be pleased to pour.’ The prospect is upon Twickenham and Wembley regulars…

Tristram Hunt shares his views on Labour with the one per cent

2 November 2015 15:36

With Tristram Hunt reported to be one of the Labour MPs on the list of targets for de-selection, the former…

Dan Jarvis’s only conference appearance is pleasant, but devoid of policy detail

28 September 2015 18:03

In Brighton, eyes are on two rising stars who are tipped to replace Jeremy Corbyn. The first is Keir Starmer,…

Watch: Tristram Hunt and Ian Lavery shows who is up and down in Labour

28 September 2015 16:05

As the first day of Labour’s conference came to a close, LabourList hosted a ‘winning again’ rally in a dark…

Welcome to the era of emoji politics, where debate and rationality are suffocated

4 September 2015 14:23

I break off the family holiday to campaign for my colleague Liz Kendall in the Labour leadership election. In Ipswich…

Tristram Hunt stands firm on Corbyn despite threat of ‘Labour purge’

3 September 2015 14:00

Yesterday Channel 4’s Michael Crick reported that a pro-Corbyn Unite official had told him ‘careerist’ MPs will be purged from Labour if Jeremy Corbyn…

An evening with Andy Burnham and his conventional Labour supporters

24 August 2015 22:10

Andy Burham’s rally this evening had only one similarity with Jeremy Corbyn’s last week: it was held in a place…