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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 89 - Dr Jan Macvarish - Free Speech Union
We recently held a public meeting in Purley and we were joined by Dr Jan Macvarish, the Education & Events Director of the Free Speech Union.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
34:23 3/25/24
Episode 88 - Tony Brown Public Meeting
We recently held a public meeting in Purley and we were joined by Tony Brown, the Libertarian Party UK candidate for Mayor of London.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
27:57 1/21/24
Episode 87 - Howard Cox Public Meeting
We recently held a public meeting in Purley and we were joined by Howard Cox, the Reform UK candidate for Mayor of London.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
33:54 11/5/23
Episode 86 - Samuel Kasumu: The Outsider
We are joined by Samuel Kasumu. A former Special Advisor to PM Boris Johnson and 2017 Tory candidate in Croydon North, Samuel was recently in the running to be the Tory candidate to take on Sadiq Khan in next year's London Mayoral election. Samuel talks to us about his experiences in Downing Street, Tory politics and his recently published book "The Power of the Outsider".Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
35:11 9/23/23
Episode 85 - Steve Gardner: SDP for Uxbridge & South Ruislip - ULEZ, Policing & Housing
We are joined by Steve Gardner, the SDP candidate for Uxbridge & South Ruislip in the upcoming Parliamentary by-election. Steve tells us about his background in the army, his love for his home constituency and his priorities of; scrapping the ULEZ expansion, improved pro-active policing and suitable and affordable housing. Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
17:35 6/20/23
Episode 84 - Tony Brown: Libertarian Party Mayoral Candidate; ULEZ, Housing & Policing
We are joined by Tony Brown, who was recently announced as the Libertarian Party UK candidate to take on Sadiq Khan in next year’s election to be Mayor of London. Tony explains his philosophy and his plans for London.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
24:51 6/11/23
Episode 83 - Howard Cox: Reform UK's Anti-ULEZ Mayoral Candidate
We are joined by Howard Cox, who was recently announced as the Reform UK candidate to take on Sadiq Khan in next year’s election to be Mayor of London. Howard explains his reasons for standing and his plans for London.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
25:39 5/29/23
Episode 82 - Simon Richards: Local Election Results & No Sunset for EU Laws
We are joined by Simon Richards, the former CEO of The Freedom Association, as we discuss the local election results and the delay in removing EU laws. We then chat with Simon about his time with the Freedom Association, the Better Off Out campaign, lockdowns, and the big issues of today. Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
55:22 5/15/23
Episode 81 - Robert Ward: Sturgeon Resigns, ULEZ Expansion & 15% Tax Rise for Croydon
We are joined by Robert Ward, a Conservative Party Councillor for the Selsdon and Addington Village ward in Croydon, as we discuss the fall of Nicola Sturgeon, the expansion of ULEZ to Outer London and the 15% Council Tax rise for Croydon residents.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
48:32 2/25/23
Episode 80 - Mal McDermott: Strikes, Return of the Mask & 50 Years of Ireland in the EU
We are joined by libertarian activist, Mal McDermott, as we discuss the array of strikes across the country and the threat of mask mandates being reintroduced especially in Scotland.. We then chat with Mal as the Republic of Ireland "celebrates" the 50th anniversary of it joining the EU.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
49:58 1/29/23
Episode 79 - Dominic Frisby
We have a chat with Dominic about the state of the nation, taxation and the fight for liberty. We also discuss his latest project "Kisses on a Postcard" a musical based on his father's experiences as an evacuee in World War 2.https://kissesonapostcard.com/Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
56:54 1/4/23
Episode 78 - Zachary Stiling: Tory Sinking Ship, 3rd Time Lucky For Croydon & World Cup Wokery
We are joined by Zachary Stiling, a local Heritage Party activist and previous Council candidate in Croydon, as we discuss the news that various Conservative MPs have announced that they are standing down at the next General Election and we bemoan the fact that Croydon Council has declared bankruptcy for the 3rd time. We also chat about the wokery and hypocrisy engulfing the FIFA World Cup.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
29:33 12/14/22
Episode 77 - US Mid-Term Election Results
We discuss the results of the US Mid-Terms and the potential implications for the 2024 Presidential campaign.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
26:47 11/27/22
Episode 76 - Rishi Reigns, Selsdon By-Election & Thoughts on the Mini-Budget
We discuss Rishi Sunak's cabinet and the direction of his Government. We also reflect upon the result of the recent By-Election in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. Mike then chats with Hoong-Wai Cheah about Liz Truss' ill-fated mini-budget and the implications for economic liberalism.Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
48:39 11/8/22
Episode 75 - Climate – rational action, and affordability
We bring you the speeches from our recent event in Purley with speakers Benjamin Elks from the Taxpayers' Alliance and Harry Wilkinson from Net Zero Watch,Get in touch:Twitter: @CroydonConst Email: croydonconstitutionalists@gmail.comFacebook: facebook/CroydonConstitutionalistshttp://croydonconstitutionalists.uk/
28:48 10/5/22
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 9/20/22
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 8/21/22
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 7/16/22
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 6/19/22
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 6/4/22
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 4/4/22
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 3/9/22
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 3/5/22
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 2/20/22
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 2/3/22
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 1/16/22
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 12/19/21
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 12/4/21
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 11/1/21
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 10/25/21