158 episodes

Nick Robinson talks about what’s really going on in British politics.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson BBC

    • Government
    • 4.7 • 2.1K Ratings

Nick Robinson talks about what’s really going on in British politics.

    The Jonathan Reynolds One

    The Jonathan Reynolds One

    The Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary on Labour’s ‘vast’ challenge, having an autistic child and why he would like to run Sunderland FC

    • 41 min
    The Justin Welby One

    The Justin Welby One

    The Archbishop of Canterbury on being involved in politics, how leaders today are more moral than their predecessors, the need for reconciliation, and why he likes The West Wing

    • 44 min
    The Alistair Carmichael One

    The Alistair Carmichael One

    The longest-serving LibDem MP on the benefits of island life, why beef farming in Shetland shouldn’t be stopped by fears over global warming, working with Tories, and the perils of nationalism

    • 33 min
    The Jeane Freeman One

    The Jeane Freeman One

    Scotland’s Health Secretary on her journey from communism via Labour to the SNP; why she says Alex Salmond is not fit to hold office; and what went wrong in Scotland’s care homes over covid

    • 44 min
    The Nadhim Zahawi One

    The Nadhim Zahawi One

    The vaccines minister on fleeing Iraq, losing and making money, the role of entrepreneurs in vaccine development, and Shakespeare.

    • 29 min
    The Kwasi Kwarteng One

    The Kwasi Kwarteng One

    The new Business Secretary on whether he’s changed his mind on Thatcherite economics, his ‘Sunday’ name, views of Empire, and the quality of Nick’s interview research

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
2.1K Ratings

2.1K Ratings

PT (rpcg) ,

Best podcast in politics

By a distance the best political podcast available. Neutral and unbiased but informative and challenging of everyone. Why can’t other journalists interrogate impartially without betraying their own bias as Nick Robinson manages to do?

Me - 10 yr old ,

Political thinking

Love this podcast but would like to know what’s the pattern or frequency as sometimes it’s weekly and then nothing fir a while...could you at least give a date so can pop in diary.

nicwg ,

Kemi is brilliant

Thank god for some common sense.

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