Politics: Inside Westminster with John Crace, Liam Halligan, Jane Merrick, Tim Ross and Sam Coates, Chairing

Saturday 16 June 2018

16.30 – 17.30

Politics: Inside Westminster with John Crace, Liam Halligan, Jane Merrick, Tim Ross and Sam Coates, Chairing

Do our daily politics and parliament feel as chaotic to insiders as to outsiders? Could Jeremy Corbyn be our next PM? Could May get another term? Would she want one? Could Brexit still not happen? Join a group of journalists and authors (at least two, Greenwich residents), from across the political spectrum, to find out answers to these urgent questions – and your own.

John Crace is the Guardian’s parliamentary sketch writer and author of I, Maybot, among other satirical reads

Liam Halligan is an economist, Telegraph columnist and author of Clean Brexit – Why It Still Makes Sense to Leave the EU

Jane Merrick was a 2017 Time Person of the Year, singled out as one of the #MeToo Silence Breakers, for going public about sexual harassment at Westminster. A founding member of @the–spoon and contributor to CNN, The Times and The Telegraph, the former political editor of the Independent on Sunday, also blogs about knitting and her South-East London allotment as heroutdoors.uk

Tim Ross writes for Bloomberg and is the co-author, with Tom McTague, of Betting The House: the inside story of the 2017 General Election

Sam Coates is the Deputy Political Editor of The Times. He lives in South-East London.

 

 

Age: 14+

This event will be followed by a book signing.

 


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