David Hencke

David Hencke is an award-winning investigative journalist who formerly wrote for The Guardian and now works for Exaro and as the Westminster correspondent for Tribune. We discuss the Middle East peace process and the relationship between pragmatism and idealism in British politics today.


Ashish Ray

Ashish Ray is an award-winning broadcaster and occasional lecturer on South Asian matters at Oxford University and London School of Economics. We discuss his great uncle, Indian freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, as well as the partition of India and violence versus non-violence as an approach to the situations in India.

Lord Watson



With Lord Watson we discuss the role of Britain in the European Union, education in the United Kingdom, and his book on Churchill’s legacy. Lord Watson was formerly a presenter for the BBC and responsible for communications at the European Commission, and he is currently Chairman of CTN Communications.