Online abuse, whips & clubbing with Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Jane Dodds and Chris Elmore MP
The New Normal with Adrian Masters
Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Jane Dodds and Labour MP Chris Elmore join Adrian Masters to discuss everything from online abuse to vaccine passports plus Chris' role as a whip and to their favourite club anthems.
How can you trust God when it feels like life has not gone to plan? Leader of the Welsh Lib Dems, Jane Dodds, became an MP in August 2019 and then lost her seat 4 months later in the General Election. She describes how her Christian faith helped her and how she was blessed by Christian friends, before being re-elected to the Welsh Senedd this May. She talks about the differences between the UK parliament and the Welsh Senedd and Tim shares his view on the delay to lockdown easing and how to deal with potential anger. If you have a question for Tim, email firstname.lastname@example.org or add 07711 701133 to your phone and send a message on WhatsApp.
Universal Basic Income - the next big thing or fantasy politics with Jane Dodds & Dr Peter Sloman
Lib Dem Podcast
Dr Peter Sloman & Jane Dodds join John Potter to discuss the upcoming conference motion on Universal Basic Income.Is UBI the kind of radical policy the party needs to adopt or is it fantasy politics? We chat about the history of the idea, the political viability as well as the arguments for and against it.You can follow everything to do with the LibDem Podcast on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter - @LibDemPod Please like & subscribe to the channel through your podcast provider so you never miss an episode.Thanks for listeningThe Lib Dem Podcast
Bloomberg Westminster's Caroline Hepker and Sebastian Salek speak to Geoffrey Evans, politics professor at Oxford University about echoes of the 1980s. And Jane Dodds, Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Brecon and Radnorshire discusses her party's pact with Plaid Cymru, the Greens and others. But will it simply split the remain vote?See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Episode 9 - The one with the lady who went off to become an MP! (Jane Dodds MP)
Honest to God
Join us for this conversation with Jane Dodds as she tells us about her journey from here of Wales all the way to Westminster and the houses of parliament and how her faith has helped her along the way, through the ups and the downs.
Jane Dodds, who became leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats in 2017, describes her political journey.She tells Martin why she believes the new Independent Group in Westminster could signal the end of two-party politics, about the challenges of being leader without holding elected office and her optimism for the 2021 Assembly elections. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy