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Croydon Constitutionalists Podcast

Croydon Constitutionalists podcast promotes a Classically Liberal set of ideas and encourage others to campaign and promote individual freedom.

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Episode 74 - Chris Wilkinson: New Cabinet, Energy Pricing & Choice Party
We are joined by Chris Wilkinson, the founder of Blacklist Press and now a co-founder of a new political party - Choice, as we discuss Liz Truss' new cabinet, the proposed energy price cap and Chris' new party. We then chat with Chris about Blacklist Press and his soon to be published book about the late Labour Party leader John Smith.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
50:00 09/20/2022
Episode 73 - Alasdair Stewart: Tory Leadership Latest, Mayor's first 100 Days & Being a Councillor
We are joined by Alasdair Stewart, the newly elected Conservative Party Councillor for Purley Oaks & Riddlesdown, as we discuss the latest in the Conservative Party Leadership campaign and Croydon's Directly Elected Mayor, Jason Perry's, first 100 Days in office. We then chat with Alasdair about his initial experiences as a Councillor on Croydon Council.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
67:48 08/21/2022
Episode 72 - Tam Laird: Tory Leadership Race, IndyRef2 & Scottish Libertarianism
We talk about Boris Johnson's downfall and the Tory Leadership Race. We are then joined by Tam Laird, the leader of the Scottish Libertarian Party, to discuss Nicola Sturgeon's demands for a second Scottish Independence referendum. Finally, we chat with Tam about his background and the Scottish Libertarian Party.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
65:57 07/16/2022
Episode 71 - Graham Eardley: The ECHR, N.I. Protocol & The Bruges Group
We are joined by Graham Eardley, a spokesman for The Bruges Group, as we discuss the European Court of Human Rights blocking the Government's Rwanda plan for asylum seekers and the proposed changes to the Northern Irish Protocol. We then chat with Graham about his background and the great work of The Bruges Group.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
32:33 06/19/2022
Episode 70 - Croydon Election Results & Our Patriotic Labour MP?
We discuss the results of the Croydon Mayoral and Council Elections. We then chat about some interesting recent comments from the Labour MP for Croydon North, Steve Reed.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
34:59 06/04/2022
Episode 69 - Stalemate in Ukraine? What is a Woman? Croydon Mayoral Election Update
We discuss the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and we ask ourselves "What is a woman?" We then chat about the upcoming Croydon Mayoral election.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
37:59 04/04/2022
Episode 68 - Andrew Allison: Ukraine Invasion, Croydon Council's Woes & The Freedom Association
We are joined by Andrew Allison, the Chief Executive of The Freedom Association, as we discuss the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the latest financial woes at Croydon Council. We then chat with Andrew about his background and the great work of The Freedom Association.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
47:13 03/09/2022
Episode 67 - 2022 Local Election Hustings
In this episode we bring you the speeches from our recent event held at Clyde Hall in Croydon,Speakers:David Omamogho - Christian Peoples AllianceZack Stiling - Heritage PartyGavin Palmer - Independent Candidate for MayorLaurence Williams - Libertarian PartySteve Kelleher - SDPGet in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
23:05 03/05/2022
Episode 66 - Dr Teck Khong: Is it All Over? Cost of Living Crisis & the Alliance for Democracy & Freedom
We are joined by Dr Teck Khong, the leader of the Alliance for Democracy & Freedom Party, as we discuss the potential end of the Pandemic and the looming Cost of Living Crisis. We then chat with Teck about his political background, his experience of working as a GP during the pandemic and the Alliance for Democracy & Freedom PartyGet in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
42:33 02/20/2022
Episode 65: - Harley Dalton: Freedom Day 2.0, Sue Gray's Report & the Independents for Liberty
We are joined by Harley Dalton, the new steward of the Independents for Liberty group, as we discuss Freedom Day 2.0 and the impact of the Sue Gray Report into Partygate. We then chat with Harley about his political journey and his ambitions for the Independents for Liberty.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
48:21 02/03/2022
Episode 64 - Tim Duce: Is the Party Over for Boris?
We are joined by Tim Duce, as we discuss the impact of Plan B and Boris' prospects of survival after Partygate along with some potential successors. We then chat about the newly launched True & Fair Party of Gina Miller.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
72:06 01/16/2022
Episode 63 - Hoong-Wai Cheah: Plan B for Boris & 2022 Predictions
We are joined by Hoong-Wai Cheah, as we discuss the North Shropshire By-Election result, Plan B and the lockdown rebellion, and the impact of any Christmas restrictions. We then go on to make our predictions for 2022.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
57:40 12/19/2021
Episode 62 - Sandy Wallace: Tyranny in Disguise, Johnson's Troubles & Mayoral News
We are joined by Sandy Wallace, a Scottish Libertarian Party councillor from Aberdeenshire, as we discuss the new Covid restrictions, Boris Johnson's recent troubles and the latest developments in the fight to be Croydon's first elected Mayor. We then chat with Sandy about being a Libertarian in Scotland and the state of politics north of the border.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
74:09 12/04/2021
Episode 61 - Sofia Svihurova: Budget, Free Speech & A Credible Labour Mayoral Candidate?
We are joined by Sofia Svihurova, the former Libertarian Party Brighton Group Leader, as we discuss the Budget, some recent attempts to stifle free speech and a potential Labour Party Croydon mayoral candidate. We then chat with Sofia about being a Libertarian and the future of the movement.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
40:24 11/01/2021
Episode 60 - RIP Sir David Amess MP, DEMOC Result, Reform of Reform UK & "No Passports Required".
We discuss the tragic murder of Sir David Amess MP, the results of the DEMOC Referendum and some developments in the Reform Party. We then chat about our recent and future No Passports Required drinks events and a recent Freedom Association reception.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
30:37 10/25/2021
Episode 59 - Domestic Passports? DEMOC, Rayner's Rant & The Withdrawal from Afghanistan
We are joined by Peter Sonnex, former soldier and Brexit Party Parliamentary candidate, as we discuss the threat of domestic Covid Passports, the upcoming DEMOC Referendum and what Angela Raynor really thinks of you. We then chat with Peter about the shambolic withdrawal from Afghanistan and the future security implications.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
59:48 09/28/2021
Episode 58 - An Effective Opposition! Where will it come from?
We are joined by Steve Kelleher, the recent London Mayoral candidate for the SDP, and Scott Neville, the Co-Founder of the Hampshire Independents, as we discuss the lack of an effective opposition to the current Government and where a future opposition might come from.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
46:30 07/10/2021
Episode 57 - Hartlepool, London & Croydon Election Results or a Direct Alternative?
We discuss the momentous Hartlepool By-Election result along with the council results from across England, We also analyse the results of the 5 Croydon Council By-Elections and the London Mayoral & GLA elections. We are then joined by Oliver Bielski, the co-founder of Enact, a new political party that endorses Direct Democracy, to discuss their ideas for an alternative system of democratic representation.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
53:55 05/11/2021
Episode 56 - Steve Kelleher: Beer Gardens, Mayoral Campaign & Croydon Council Candidates
We are joined by Steve Kelleher, the London Mayoral Candidate for the SDP, as we discuss the opening of Beer Gardens, the London and local election campaigns and the nominations in the 5 Croydon Council By-Elections. We then chat with Steve about the SDP, his Mayoral campaign and his Vision for London.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
55:36 04/18/2021
Episode 55 - Passports to Freedom, London Mayoral, Assembly & Croydon By-Elections
We discuss the relaxing of lockdown restrictions and the possibility of Covid Passports. We then chat about the recently announced London Mayoral & GLA nominations and the 5 upcoming Croydon Council By-Elections.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
51:47 04/05/2021
Episode 54 - Harry Wilkinson: Net Zero & The Global Warming Policy Forum
We are joined by Harry Wilkinson, Head of Policy at the Global Warming Policy Forum. Harry talks about the GWPF and the issues caused by the Government's policy of net zero carbon emissions. We then chat about the thriving polar bear population and the censorship of those sceptical of the "Climate Emergency".Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
50:40 03/07/2021
Episode 53 - Roadmap to Freedom, Fishing, Cross Channel Illegals & Local Elections
We are joined by Mary Lawes, a councillor in Folkestone for The Foundation Party, as we discuss the Lockdown Exit Roadmap, what the post-Brexit Trade Deal has not done for fishermen and the ongoing scandal of cross Channel illegal immigration. We then chat about the upcoming local elections and Mary's campaign in Kent.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
46:32 02/28/2021
Episode 52 - Lockdown Exit Strategy, A Croydon Referendum & Labour's Wokemare
We discuss the Government's confused lockdown exit strategy and the announcement of a referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor for Croydon along with other developments at Croydon Council. We then chat about Sir Keir Starmer's apparent wish to replace the free market system, the fact that he is not woke enough for some of his comrades and Sadiq Khan's “Commission for Diversity in the Public Realm".Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
39:00 02/15/2021
Episode 51 - Vaccine Wars, Woke Peace Force, Emerging Parties & Impeachment 2.0
We are joined by Peter Sonnex, the former Brexit Party Parliamentary Candidate for Croydon Central, as we discuss the Vaccine Wars and Lisa Nandy being inspired by the proposal for a Woke Peace Force. We then chat about the plethora of emerging parties and the Democrats plan to impeach ex-President Trump.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
65:42 02/01/2021
Episode 50 - Vaccine Rollout, Biden Inauguration, "Levelling Up" and the SDP in Surrey
We are joined by Ian Woodley, the SDP organiser for Surrey, as we discuss the Covid Vaccine Rollout, the Biden Inauguration and the Government's Levelling Up Agenda. We then chat with Ian about the SDP and their plans in Surrey..Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
60:23 01/26/2021
Episode 49 - Brexit Trade Deal, Lockdown 3, Local Elections & US Politics
We are joined by Chris Mendes, the leader of The Foundation Party and local Brexiteer Duncan Forsyth, as we discuss the Post-Brexit Trade Deal with the EU and the latest Covid Lockdown. We then consider the planned May local elections and the latest developments in US politics.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
77:39 01/10/2021
Episode 48 - Covid Vaccine, Deal or No Deal & the Culture Wars
We discuss the Covid Vaccine, Brexit Trade Talks and recent developments in the Culture Wars.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
57:37 12/13/2020
Episode 47 - Sean Finch: BBC Humbug, Green Industrial Revolution & Canada Trade Deal
We are joined by local Libertarian activist Sean Finch, as we discuss BBC Radio 1 banning the Christmas classic Fairytale of New York from their airwaves, Boris' 10 point Green Revolution and the Canada Continuity Trade Deal. We then chat with Sean about his resignation from the Libertarian Party, his involvement in anti-lockdown protests and his plans for the future.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
51:48 11/24/2020
Episode 46 - Dick Delingpole: US Elections, Lockdown 2, Rolls-Royce Nukes & Croydon Council is Bust
We are joined by Dick Delingpole as we discuss the US Elections Results, Lockdown 2, some "Despite Brexit" news and the fact that Croydon Council is now officially bankrupt.We then chat with Dick about his new found stardom and we play the Yes/No game with him.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
55:40 11/14/2020
Episode 45 - Future of the BBC Forum
We host a forum on the Future of the BBC.Croydon Councillor Jeet Bains, Sofia Svihurova, former Brighton Group Leader of the Libertarian Party, and Harry Fone of the TaxPayers’ Alliance present their views on what’s next for the Corporation.We then hold a panel discussion with questions from our online audience.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
43:48 11/08/2020