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Rock & Roll Politics with Steve Richards
Rock & Roll Politics with Steve Richards
Steve Richards

Based on his live one-man show Rock & Roll Politics, the broadcaster and author Steve Richards takes a twice-weekly behind the scenes... more

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Starmer and Rayner – What does she think of him?

In Tom Baldwin's new biography of Keir Starmer, Angela Rayner describes the Labour leader as “the least political person I... more

20 Feb 2024 · 55 minutes
Why are the Tories bolder when on the verge of power?

Labour is way ahead in the polls and has dropped its most radical policy, the £28 billion green recovery plan.... more

13 Feb 2024 · 47 minutes
Labour’s £28 billion saga – Has an exciting policy become a threat?

Starmer and Reeves have got in a mess over their pledge to borrow £28 billion for a green recovery programme.... more

06 Feb 2024 · 48 minutes
Will Tory MPs dump Sunak?

Attempted coups against PMs and leaders are becoming increasingly familiar. Will the current plot against Sunak succeed?  Support Rock N Roll... more

30 Jan 2024 · 47 minutes
The myths of Blair’s ‘97 campaign – and why Starmer is being judged unfairly.

It’s become a cliché that Keir Starmer's pitch lacks the clarity and sense of purpose that marked New Labour's victory... more

23 Jan 2024 · 48 minutes
How can Britain start working again?

Last week Steve Richards asked what the deeper lessons were from the Post Office scandal. The responses from the Rock... more

16 Jan 2024 · 55 minutes
The Post Office scandal-What are the deeper lessons?

The indifference of ministers in the coalition government to the Post Office scandal is becoming a big story. But the... more

09 Jan 2024 · 52 minutes
How can Rishi Sunak cut Labour's lead?

A bonus New Year episode for all in the Rock N Roll Politics Co-operative: With Keir Starmer following a Blairite... more

03 Jan 2024 · 24 minutes
Christmas Special: Rock N Roll Politics Live At Kings Place

It was a packed house at Kings Place this December for a live Rock N Roll Politics: The Festive Special.... more

27 Dec 2023 · 1 hour, 28 minutes
Are you driving home this Xmas (because the trains are useless)?

A small but emblematic announcement highlights why public services are so poor in the UK; the government has scrapped plans... more

19 Dec 2023 · 42 minutes
Rock & Roll Politics with Steve Richards
Starmer and Rayner – What does she think of him?
Rock & Roll Politics with Steve Richards