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

Saturday 16 June 2018

16.30 – 17.30

Politics: Inside Westminster with John Crace, Liam Halligan, Jane Merrick, Tim Ross, chaired by Brexitcast’s Chris Mason

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

Chris Mason is a BBC Political Correspondent, presenter of the popular Brexitcast podcast and a Greenwich resident.

 

 

Age: 14+

This event will be followed by a book signing.

 


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