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Listen: schools minister fails Sats test for 11-year-olds on World at One

3 May 2016 15:06

Today thousands of children are taking part in a ‘kids strike’ so as to avoid taking their Sats. The strike…

Maria Eagle: Scottish Labour’s vote on Trident won’t dictate Labour’s national policy

2 November 2015 19:52

24 hours after Scottish Labour voted to oppose renewing Trident, the party’s policy is firmly where it was before this…

John McDonnell will meet his seven economic advisers…soon

14 October 2015 17:56

The status of Labour’s council of seven economic advisers is becoming a little clearer. Following Danny Blanchflower’s revelation that John McDonnell didn’t consult him about…

Labour should learn from Nick Clegg on how to deal with its history

21 September 2015 18:50

Nick Clegg has stepped back into the limelight today and he’s been pretty chirpy about his party’s time in government…

Yvette Cooper: I won’t be challenging Labour leadership result

20 August 2015 14:17

It was Yvette Cooper’s turn to do a Q&A session on the World at One today and it was a pretty dry…

Jeremy Corbyn: suggestions I’m anti-semitic are ‘disgusting and deeply offensive’

19 August 2015 17:14

Jeremy Corbyn has hit back at suggestions he has been hanging out in a rather bad crowd. The former Conservative…

A beginner’s guide to Corbynomics

3 August 2015 15:37

‘Corbynomics’, aka Jeremy Corbyn’s plans for the UK economy, has entered the Westminster lexicon today. It appears to consist of…

Andy Burnham opens fire at Labour’s ‘current leadership’ over the Welfare Bill

21 July 2015 16:12

Relations between Andy Burnham and Harriet Harman must be disintegrating quickly. After the leadership favourite abstained during last night’s vote on…

Whitehall is falling in on Nick Clegg

13 May 2014 14:00

The Cold War that everyone in Westminster thought would never kick off is well and truly under way. Time was…

Lord McAlpine speaks out

15 November 2012 13:38

Lord McAlpine has just given an incredibly moving interview to BBC Radio 4’s World at One. He talks about how…