Westminster Hour

Westminster Hour

The big political stories with lively discussion and expert comment and analysis. Presenter Carolyn Quinn is joined by politicians and journalists every Sunday night at 10pm on BBC Radio 4.

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  • 22 Mar 15

    Sun, 22 Mar 15

    Duration:
    36 mins

    Available:
    24 days remaining

    Carolyn Quinn and guests discuss the fallout from the Budget, what coalitions and pacts could emerge after the election and the resolution – at last – of the TV debates issue. There’s also a look at political betting.

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  • 15 Mar 15

    Sun, 15 Mar 15

    Duration:
    36 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    Budget giveaways? Defence cuts? And who’s for a coalition? Questions for Carolyn Quinn’s MP guests Kwasi Kwarteng, Stephen Williams and Dan Jarvis. The FT’s George Parker looks ahead, and former SNP leader Gordon Wilson looks back forty years to the last time his party propped up a minority Labour government.

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  • 08 Mar 15

    Sun, 8 Mar 15

    Duration:
    36 mins

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    10 days remaining

    Carolyn Quinn and guests discuss defence spending, the so-called "snooper's charter" and those TV leaders debates. And on a whistle-stop tour of Parliament, the building's Principal Architect describes what needs to be done to stop the Palace crumbling.

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  • 01 Mar 15

    Sun, 1 Mar 15

    Duration:
    36 mins

    Available:
    3 days remaining

    Housing, railways, and controlling terror suspects- Mark D’arcy talks about them all with Labour and Conservative MPs Lillian Greenwood and Bob Neil, and UKIP’s deputy leader Paul Nuttall. Elizabeth Rigby of the FT looks ahead, and Leala Padmanabhan tells the story of the party election broadcast.

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