2016... WTF: A year in review

Join New Statesman Deputy Editor Helen Lewis and an expert and hilarious panel as they reflect on an ‘exciting’ year in politics and world events

  • Wednesday, 14. December 2016
  • Bishopsgate Institute, 230 Bishopsgate, EC2M 4QH

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It was the year that brought us President Trump, the Brexit bus and Boris Johnson trying to reinvent himself as a diplomat. Join our panel of political experts and comedians for a fast-paced, funny and ferocious look at how politics changed in 2016. Featuring Jess Phillips, the most outspoken MP in the Commons today, and Andy Zaltzman of the smash-hit Bugle podcast. Chaired by Helen Lewis of the New Statesman. 

Panellists:

Jess Phillips MP - Jess is Labour MP for Birmingham, Yardley and was recently a guest on Have I Got News for You 

Tiff Stevenson - Tiff is a comedian, and her credits include Russell Howard's Stand Up CentralMock The Week, and Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Xenia Wickett - Xenia is head of the US and the Americas Programme at Chatham House, and an American politics expert

Andy Zaltzman - Andy is a political satirist and comedian, and his appearances include 8 Out of 10 CatsThe Politics Show, and John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show   

 

Doors open 6:30pm

General Admission: £14

Concessions: £10 

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