Matthew Francis Parris is a British political writer, broadcaster, and formerly a Conservative Member of Parliament.
Having worked as an MP under Margaret Thatcher, Matthew Parris shook the political hemisphere when he announced he was voting Liberal Democrat in the recent general election. A man of principle, his disdain of Brexit has never been a secret, and he willfully sold his Conservative roots to preserve his principles. So what caused this change of heart? And how does he feel about the looming, but steadily nearing, 31st January?
Matt is joined by journalist and former Conservative politician Matthew Parris in a special one-off show recorded at The British Library. For details of The Political Party at autumn shows at St James Theatre, London visit
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Aug 7th, 1949
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2 hours, 12 seconds
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