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The Big Interview: Michael McManus

The Big Interview: Michael McManus

Parliament Street’s Henry Hill met up with Michael McManus (biographer of Edward Heath) to discuss Heath’s policies in light of the referendum result. Michael McManus served as Heath’s Private Secretary in the Nineties, but left after clashing with the former-PM over attitudes towards the EU.   Hill began the interview by asking McManus why Edward Heath had been so hesitant […]

by · 29th March 2017 · Podcast, News
Parliament Street speaks to Dylan Jones

Parliament Street speaks to Dylan Jones

Parliament Street’s Patrick Sullivan and Sofia Geraghty sat down for a wide-ranging interview with Dylan Jones, editor-in-chief of GQ Style, British GQ and GQ.co.uk.

by · 20th March 2017 · Podcast, News
Alastair Campbell discusses mental health

Alastair Campbell discusses mental health

I was fortunate enough to be granted an opportunity to sit down with Alastair Campbell for a chat about mental health. As the podcast began I started by asking Alastair about “one moment when he had the realisation that he may be suffering from a mental health difficulty” with Alastair saying that he couldn’t remember one moment but told the […]

by · 9th March 2017 · Podcast, News
VIDEO: Parliament Street: Launch Party Speeches

VIDEO: Parliament Street: Launch Party Speeches

by · 31st May 2016 · News
Liam Fox: ‘We should actively consider giving the Ukrainians the military supplies they need to defend their territorial integrity’

Liam Fox: ‘We should actively consider giving the Ukrainians the military supplies they need to defend their territorial integrity’

The Rt. Hon. Dr. Liam Fox MP provides his verdict on the situation in Ukraine. This has been taken from a speech given by Dr. Fox to the UK Defence Academy in Shrivenham on 10th February 2015.  The current crisis in the Ukraine is not a unique situation, but part of a continuum than has been evolving in recent years. […]

Interview with Foreign Secretary Rt. Hon. Philip Hammond MP

Interview with Foreign Secretary Rt. Hon. Philip Hammond MP

    Parliament Street’s Charlotte Kude met Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond yesterday. He shared his thoughts about the general election campaign, his hopes for a referendum on Britain’s relationship with the European Union and outlined his strategy to fight ISIL and prevent terrorist attacks on British soil. Philip Hammond is Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. He was Secretary […]

Interview: David Campbell Bannerman MEP

Interview: David Campbell Bannerman MEP

This week Parliament Street’s Charlotte Kude met David Campbell Bannerman, Conservative member of the European Parliament for the East of England. A great supporter of the Commonwealth, he was born in India but has lived in the UK since childhood. After graduating from Edinburgh University with an MA (Honours) degree, he first worked for advertising agencies and public relations companies. He went […]

by · 18th January 2015 · Interviews, News, Brussels & Europe
We should not tolerate the intolerant

We should not tolerate the intolerant

Parliament Street’s Charlotte Kude analyses the meaning of last week’s events for French society and the wider western world. Also featuring in TheCommentator We are at war. Not my words, those of a French MP last Thursday. Finally, someone says it. This is a war that we didn’t start. Let me clarify: the West is not at war against Islam and never has been. However, it will defend itself […]

Parliament Street’s Georgia Toffolo interviewed by International Business Times

Parliament Street’s Georgia Toffolo interviewed by International Business Times

Parliament Street’s  Events Manager, Georgia Toffolo has been interviewed by International Business Times. She said, “I’d like to see politicians reaching out beyond traditional policy areas and doing more to reach those who should be involved politics but aren’t because they worry it’s not right for them. “There are so many young people in Britain with bright ideas who play […]

by · 7th January 2015 · Press Room, News
Like it or loathe it, reality TV can help reduce voter apathy

Like it or loathe it, reality TV can help reduce voter apathy

Parliament Street’s newly appointed head of events Georgia Toffolo speaks out on tackling voter apathy Politics in Britain is in crisis. The MPs’ expenses scandal triggered a seismic reaction across the country, with millions of people viewing their elected officials as opportunistic, greedy and dishonest. Five years have passed since then, and the sting of the scandal still remains in […]

by · 4th January 2015 · Press Room, News