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Diane Abbott returns to review the political week with Andrew Neil and Michael Portillo. They are joined by author and former Blair speechwriter Philip Collins who reckons politicians are wasting their time if they think any of their policies can affect social mobility.

Adam Boulton rounds up the political week in a film before Miranda Green joins the team for a debate.

Plus, This Week talks to 90-year-old Nicholas Parsons in the week some classic children's TV programmes were set to be screened once again.

Release date:

45 minutes

Last on

Fri 18 Oct 2013 18:00


Role Contributor
PresenterAndrew Neil
ParticipantMichael Portillo
EditorVicky Flind
ParticipantDiane Abbott
ParticipantPhilip Collins
ParticipantAdam Boulton
ParticipantMiranda Green
ParticipantNicholas Parsons