Lord Adonis: ‘Hartlepool disaster could spell the end of the Labour party’
Andrew Pierce talks to former Labour minister Lord Adonis on why he fears the Hartlepool result may herald the end of his party, and speaks to Conservative MP Jake Berry on why 'unclear Starmer' might be the reason Boris has stolen yet another brick from Labour’s Red Wall. Plus, Claudia Connell on why she won't be visiting friends houses, even when she’s allowed to on May 17th.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
7 May 2021
Jersey minister on why he's taking French threats very seriously
Andrew Pierce speaks to Jersey Senator Ian Gorst on why the French are ‘bullying’ the island over fishing rights, and speaks to royal expert Victoria Murphy on Kate and William’s new YouTube Channel. Plus, Liz Jones on her date with singer and model Nick Kamen, who died this week.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
6 May 2021
Tobias Ellwood: 'Why the government must stop prosecuting former soldiers'
Andrew Pierce talks to MP and former soldier Tobias Ellwood on why prosecutions over events decades ago in the Troubles must stop, and speaks to pollster Chris Hopkins on a new poll suggesting Nicola Sturgeon could miss out on an overall majority in elections this week. Plus, should we all be practicing ‘Kakeibo’ - the Japanese art of mindful saving?See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
5 May 2021
Toby Young: 'With deaths at a nine-month low, why IS Boris sticking to the roadmap?'
Andrew Pierce speaks to Toby Young on why the Government is keeping Britain locked down for seven more weeks, despite deaths and infections sitting at a nine-month low, and speaks to Royal biographer Angela Levin about a VERY Hollywood appearance by Prince Harry at the ‘Vax Live’ show. Plus, why is the Baby Boomer generation hitting the bottle in lockdown? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
4 May 2021
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The vaccines are working and infections have plunged - so why can't we drink indoors?
Andrew Pierce talks to Charlie Gilkes owner of 11 London venues including Bunga Bunga on why people STILL can’t drink indoors despite plunging infections, and speaks to Rachel Suff of the CIPD on why workers are demanding a ‘right to disconnect’ and ignore emails from work. Plus, the cryptic advert MI6 is using to recruit a real-world version of ‘Q’ from James Bond.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
30 Apr 2021
Why ARE infections soaring so badly in India (and should Britain help)?
Andrew Pierce speaks to India expert Ashok Kumar as Covid infections surge to 379,257 in a single day in the country, and speaks to Sloane Rangers’ Handbook author Peter York on Boris and Carrie’s redecoration splurge. Plus, the leading ladies of this year’s BAFTA nominations.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
29 Apr 2021
How the Queen plans to continue working after mourning Prince Philip
Andrew Pierce talks to the Mail’s Royal editor Rebecca English about the Queen’s brave return to public life after the death of her husband of 70 years, and talks to author Grace Blakeley on why people should care about Boris’s flat renovations. Plus, a big new idea which could save local bank branches.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
28 Apr 2021
Mark Borkowski: 'Why the Boris-Cummings battle is a PR disaster'
Andrew Pierce speaks to PR guru Mark Borkowski on why Boris's battle against former chief of staff Dominic Cummings is a no-win scenario, and talks to Redress legal advisor Charlie Loudon on his battle to free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Plus, Miranda Levy on her struggle to stop using anti-anxiety drug Pregabalin after a doctor prescribed it for insomnia.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
27 Apr 2021
Why Boris will survive the Dominic Cummings scandal, by his biographer
Andrew Pierce talks to Andrew Gimson, biographer of Boris Johnson, about why he believes the Prime Minister will survive the latest spate of scandals, and speaks to Chris Adams of the Green Web Foundation on why your Netflix habit might be killing the planet. Plus, Daily Mail showbiz correspondent Emma Powell on a bumper night for Britain at the Oscars.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
26 Apr 2021
Why vaccines will let us control Covid (without more lockdowns), by Oxford expert
Andrew Pierce speaks to Professor David Eyre of the University of Oxford, one of the researchers behind a new study showing that vaccines are having a huge effect on transmission of Covid-19, and talks to environmental campaigner Jeff Gazard on what Joe Biden’s climate promise will mean for the world. Plus, the children’s author who contacted ‘spiritual cleaners’ after things went bump in the night.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
23 Apr 2021