Iain Dale

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Iain Dale presents the Drivetime show on LBC Radio. He is also managing director of Britain's leading political publisher, Biteback Publishing.

Saturday, 23 January 2021

Has Covid castrated Question Time?

The Stranger (Netflix) Ok, Ok, I am a year late to the party, but if I am, I suspect you …

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Saturday, 16 January 2021

The new podcasts on the block

OppositionCast with Dr Nigel Fletcher Everybody seems to be starting a political podcast nowadays, and half of them seem to have …

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Saturday, 9 January 2021

Lockdown dreaming of living in Virgin River

Like most people I like to find a couple of shows on Netflix or Amazon Prime to binge on. Most …

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Saturday, 19 December 2020

Mrs Brown's Boys: Why has the unfunniest programme on television been renewed for five more years?

Mrs Brown’s Boys, BBC1 This week we learned that Mrs Brown’s Boys had been renewed by BBC1 for – wait …

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Friday, 11 December 2020

Who will replace Kay Burley at Breakfast?

Kay Burley at Breakfast, Sky News I had intended to review Kay Burley’s breakfast show today, but events have scuppered …

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Friday, 4 December 2020

Falling in love with Tottenham Hotspur

All or Nothing, Tottenham Hotspur, Amazon Prime “Iain, I’m going to make you feel empathy with Tottenham Hotspur and within …

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Saturday, 28 November 2020

The Crown is in desperate need of a better fact checker

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Saturday, 21 November 2020

Exploring Cornwall with Simon Reeve

Cornwall with Simon Reeve, BBC2 I’ve become a bit of a Simon Reeve groupie. It was several years ago that …

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Saturday, 14 November 2020

Twenty years of Location, Location, Location

Twenty years of Location, Location, Location, Channel 4 There’s nothing more pleasurable than a bit of property porn on TV, …

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