Some of the biggest names in politics join John Pienaar to review the year.
John Pienaar speaks to chancellor George Osborne, who is on a tour of north east England.
John Pienaar is joined by Matt Hancock, Chuka Umunna and Jolyon Rubinstein.
John is joined by the mayor of London Boris Johnson and the shadow chancellor Ed Balls.
5 live's chief political correspondent John Pienaar shares his keen political observations