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Payne’s Politics: The Tories conquer Hartlepool


A look at recent issues in the UK

May 08,2021

Thursday’s local elections resulted in gains for Boris Johnson’s Conservatives, including a historic win in the Hartlepool by-election. What does this mean for Labour and Keir Starmer’s leadership? Plus, we discuss clashes with the French over Jersey fishing this week and where UK-EU relations will go next. Presented by Sebastian Payne, with George Parker, Jim Pickard, Peter Foster and special guest Georgina Wright of the Institut Montaigne. Produced by Anna Dedhar and Josh de la Mare. The sound engineer was Breen Turner. Review clips: News pool, BBC

About this Podcast

Sebastian Payne takes you into the corridors of power to unwrap, analyse and debate British politics with a regular lineup of expert Financial Times correspondents and informed commentators. New episodes available every Saturday morning.

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