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Matt Chorley and a selection of leading Times writers and columnists give their perspective on major national and international stories. If you like what you hear, then read more at http://www.thetimes.co.uk/

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Matt Chorley and a selection of leading Times writers and columnists give their perspective on major national and international stories. If you like what you hear, then read more at http://www.thetimes.co.uk/

    Could Johnson turn out to be good?

    Could Johnson turn out to be good?

    Matt Chorley asks Iain Martin why he now thinks Downing Street might know what it is doing, Lucy Fisher explains why the Huawei decision is so controversial, and Jenni Russell warns of the coming crisis in Universal Credit. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 43 min
    Armando Iannucci

    Armando Iannucci

    Matt Chorley asks the comedy genius about bringing back The Thick of It, sneaking into the US State Department, and his new space tourism series Avenue 5. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 28 min
    York state of mind

    York state of mind

    Matt Chorley is joined by Rachel Sylvester who wonders if the Lords really will move to York, Hugo Rifkind warns Labour hating Tories is no vote winner, and Henry Zeffman prepares to move to the US by examining Trump's impeachment. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 31 min
    War! Royals! Britney!

    War! Royals! Britney!

    Matt Chorley is joined by Lucy Fisher, The Times defence editor, on how President Trump avoided World War Three; David Aaronovitch wonders why everyone is so excited about Harry and Meghan; and James Marriott, the deputy books editor, examines the cultural hinterland of Labour leadership candidates, including the one who cites Toxic by Britney Spears as an influence. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 35 min
    Drama out of a Cobra crisis

    Drama out of a Cobra crisis

    Matt Chorley speaks to actor Robert Carlyle about playing the prime minister in new Sky One drama Cobra, and its creator Ben Richards explains that a solar storm is a real threat. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 29 min
    Inside the government machine

    Inside the government machine

    Matt Chorley is joined by Lord O'Donnell, the former cabinet secretary, David Gauke, the former cabinet minister, and Polly Mackenzie, the former No10 policy adviser, to ask if Whitehall is broken, who really has control, and if Dominic Cummings is right that the civil service needs more weirdos. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 29 min

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