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Duration: 1 hour

David Dimbleby's guests in London are: Conservative peer Lord Heseltine, Labour peer Lord Falconer, Liberal Democrat MP Simon Hughes, Daily Mail columnist Melanie Phillips and Mehdi Hasan of the New Statesman.


8 items
  • Introduction

    David Dimbleby introduces the panel in London

  • Liberal Democrat betrayal?

    Should the Lib Dem voter feel betrayed that their vote is propping up a Conservative government?

  • Tory compromise

    Has David Cameron sacrificed too much to get this government?

  • Nick Clegg's position

    Given that the deputy prime minister post is a non-job, has Nick Clegg not gone from king maker to tea maker?

  • Strength of the coalition

    If David Cameron's favourite joke is Nick Clegg, how long do the panellists really believe that this coalition government will last?

  • Labour leadership

    Who should the next leader of the Labour Party be?

  • New politics?

    Is this really new politics when the majority of the cabinet are white middle-aged men, educated at public school and Oxbridge?

  • End credits

    David Dimbleby previews the next Question Time programme on Thursday 20 May.


David Dimbleby


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