Manufacturing was allowed to fall away. Now the same could happen to the arts.
The broadcaster talks growing up in a northern market town, the previous government’s lies, and Keir Hardie.
Forty years of making the arts accessible for all.
There is no parliamentary opposition, and therefore a government that can do what it wants unless it steps on the corns of the Conservative cabal that has done such damage.
Parliamentary democracy, trial by jury or habeas corpus - it can be argued that all these flowed from this document.