248 episodes

Nick Robinson has a conversation with, not an interrogation of, the people who shape our political thinking about what shaped theirs.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson BBC Radio 4

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    • 4.4 • 24 Ratings

Nick Robinson has a conversation with, not an interrogation of, the people who shape our political thinking about what shaped theirs.

    The Pat McFadden in Power One

    The Pat McFadden in Power One

    Nick Robinson talks to the man at the heart of the new Downing Street government.
    Producer: Daniel Kraemer

    • 42 min
    The Caitlin Moran One

    The Caitlin Moran One

    Bestselling author and columnist talks to Nick Robinson about why, after years of writing about women and girls, she decided to turn her attention to problems with boys and young men with her latest book "What About Men?"
    Producer: Daniel Kraemer

    • 25 min
    The Victoria Atkins One

    The Victoria Atkins One

    After a damning report into maternity services in England, the Health Secretary opens up about her own traumatic childbirth experience in the NHS.
    Victoria Atkins also speaks to Nick Robinson about a change of tone in dealings with doctors' unions, growing up as child of an MP and what she thought when Natalie Elphicke defected to Labour.

    • 38 min
    The Emma Little-Pengelly One

    The Emma Little-Pengelly One

    Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister talks to Nick Robinson.

    • 39 min
    The Nigel Farage 2024 One

    The Nigel Farage 2024 One

    Nigel Farage tells Nick Robinson that "timing is everything" when it comes to deciding whether to return to frontline politics.
    Fresh off the plane from Florida, Farage talks about what he can learn from - and how he can defend - Donald Trump, as well as islamophobia, Liz Truss, and what he would do if prime minister
    Producer: Daniel Kraemer

    • 52 min
    The Mariana Mazzucato One

    The Mariana Mazzucato One

    One of the world's most influencial progressive economists outlines her pitch to leaders across the world - and Starmer's Labour Party - to focus on ambitious 'missions' that can transform society for the better.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

ian.K ,

All rounder

Good all round politics podcast

duster_Phil ,

The anti twitter version of politics.

Interviews with some depth and even a little self deprecating humour. Look forward to the podcast on Sat. morning with coffee and the papers.

foxrock baggie ,

Best political podcast with excellent guests

Thoughtful and provoking - just what a political podcast should be!

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