What price reputation? The Speaker of the House of Commons is forced out, but can Parliament retrieve its reputation? After the most turbulent political week in living memory, Politics UK looks at how to restore the standing of Westminster's politicians. Revelation may be painful, but do democracies need the attentions of an unlovable press? And the wit and wisdom of the furious voters, as seen in the letters pages of the paper that revealed all. Politics UK is presented by Sean Curran.

27 minutes

Last on

Sun 24 May 2009 09:32 GMT

BBC World Service Archive

BBC World Service Archive

This programme was restored as part of the World Service archive project