Partly Political Broadcast

By Tiernan Douieb

Partly Political Broadcast is a weekly comedy podcast dissecting the previous week's political news. Every show has in-depth looks at issues, interviews with people who know things and top level satirical commentary from comedian Tiernan Douieb who really doesn't understand politics all that much.One of The Observer's Top Ten Political Podcasts of 2018.‘Very funny but fiercely political’ – Time Out Support this show

  1. 1.
    Filled With Nothing But Mourn - Bye Phil, David Cameron is still awful and Dayana Shalai from the Curve Podcast on the Race Report
  2. 2.
    ParPolBonus - Easter Bonus Time - Tiernan's Stand Up Set From Quantum Leopard on 26th March 2021
  3. 3.
    Big Flagging Energy - Policing Bill, Lumpy Supplies and Nuking the Internet. Plus Dr Bethany Usher on the effects of celebrity journalism on politics
  4. 4.
    Serious Annoyance - ReclaimTheStreets, Policing Bill, and Helen O'Hara on her book 'Women Vs Hollywood'
  5. 5.
    Giving It One Percent - Nurse's Pay, Budget 2021, Schools Return and Alysa Remtulla from charity Magic Breakfast
  6. 6.
    Eat Trout To Help Out - Budget 2021, Brazilian variants, Liverpool Mayor elections and Dr Chris Roberts on the state of British political media
  7. 7.
    The Potholed Road To Freedom - Four Step Plan, unlawful contracts and Giles and Natasha at End Our Cladding Scandal
  8. 8.
    Being Optimistic, Again - Schools reopening, Summer Holidays Not Happening, COVID workplaces and Patrick Lohlein from EFTA4UK on other post-Brexit options
  1. 9.
    BONUS EPISODE: Partly Political Broadcast LIVE at the Leicester Comedy Festival 2021
  2. 10.
    No Rooms At The Hotel Quarantine - Virus Variants, Cladding Scandal and Emily Kenway on her new book 'The Truth About Modern Slavery'
  3. 11.
    Doing Everything You Could - Article 16, World Leading Death Toll and a chat with Ramya Jaidev at Windrush Lives
  4. 12.
    It's The Wrong Virus Stupid - All the reasons, Biden's Inauguration, Brexit Fallout and a chat with photographer and nurse Johannah Churchill
  5. 13.
    140 Jabs Per Minute - Vaccine Rollout, Its All Your Fault, Not Feeding Kids and Musa Okwonga on his book 'One Of Them'
  6. 14.
    The Year Of Sad I Told You So - Rule Flexing, Capitol Storming and Professor Kenneth Armstrong on what the Brexit Deal actually means
  7. 15.
    Newstradamus Predicts! - ParPolBro's resident Fiveseer returns to tell you what the new year will bring
  8. 16.
    ParPolBonus - Tiernan's Stand Up Set from Laughing Through The Tears on Dec 4th 2020
  9. 17.
    ParPolBroMas2020 - Mutant Christmas Variant and a message from Father Christmas
  10. 18.
    Still Has Legs - Brexit Talks Going On Forever, So Is COVID, Gunboats for Fish. Plus Moya Lothian-McLean on the year that has also gone on far too long
  11. 19.
    Endless Sticking Points - Never Ending Brexit, Vaccine Fun Times and an interview with Liz Webster from Save British Farming
  12. 20.
    The Worst Is Over Apart From The Worst - Tier We Are Again, Sunak's Spending Review and Peter Gumbel on his new book 'Citizens Of Everywhere'
  13. 21.
    Making The Same Mistake Twice - Even More Tiers, Priti Much A Bully, Green Industrial Revolution and activist Urszula Kuczyńska on Polish politics
  14. 22.
    Hitting Reset On A Broken Machine - Dom's Off, PM's Self-Isolating, Megalabs A'Buildin' and Rachel & Chris at Excluded UK
  15. 23.
    Donnie Got Trumped - US Election, COVID Vaccine possibilities and Samantha Kutner the Proud Boy Whisperer
  16. 24.
    ParPolBro Minisode - US Election Is Still Happening And Will Go On For The Rest Of Your Life
  17. 25.
    ParPolBro Minisode - Lockdown 2, EHRC report, Soy Sauce
  18. 26.
    Invasion Of The Meal Snatchers - Halloween special, Free School Meal rejection, US election, Gary Sambrook Eats Big Dinners and historian Evan Smith on Cancel Culture
  19. 27.
    Not On A Break - Circuit Break, Greater Manchester, No Deal Again and Dr Natalia Pasternak on tackling COVID pseudoscience in Brazil
  20. 28.
    Levelling Up The North - Three Tiers, Regenaron, COVID stats and Matthew McGregor on the US election
  21. 29.
    Election Fever - Trump's Got The COVID, Margaret COVID, Excel COVID, COVID COVID, Conference Season and a chat with Ellie Fishleigh about political literacy
  22. 30.
    Pulling Together - Winter Economy Plan, Trump's Taxes, the ol' 'rona, and behavioural scientist Dr Andrew Marcinko on how we react to double standards
  23. 31.
    Everyone's Problem - Second Wave, Test Mess, Conspiracy Dispelling and Dave Powell with a climate change update
  24. 32.
    Illegal Mingling - The Rule of 6, Law Breaking Conservatives and immunologist Professor Sheena Cruickshank on COVID-19 vaccine possibilities
  25. 33.
    Episode 200 - Yes somehow the show has made it this far! Brexit shenanigans again, Extinction Rebellion, COVID rises and investigative journalist Emma Youle on the curious government COVID contracts
  26. 34.
    Moral Duties and Mutant Algorithms - Going Back To Work, Prom Nonsense, Refugee FAQs and Caroline Spalding on schools reopening
  27. 35.
    No Spain No Gain - Spanish self isolation, Russia Report, Boris Diet, 1 year of Johnson and Nick Pettigrew on his book Anti-Social
  28. 36.
    PARPOLBRONUS - Extra interview clips from recent episodes with Dr Oliver Double and Nicola Branch
  29. 37.
    Over by Christmas - Russian Interference, Vaccines, Brexit Fallout and Dr Oliver Double on the existential threat facing the comedy circuit
  30. 38.
    Check, Change, Oh - Masks, Let's Get Going, Cummings Cronyism and Laurie MacFarlane on just what was in the Summer Statement
  31. 39.
  32. 40.
    World Leading Except For The Rest Of The World - Johnson's not new new deal, opening pubs for the NHS, and Geoff Whelan on how COVID has hit the legal sector
  33. 41.
    Taking Liberties - Pubs reopening, Resetting Whitehall, being as fit as a butcher's dog and Nicola Branch on Isreal's plans to annex the West Bank
  34. 42.
    Money For Nothing - Alert Level 3, Track And Trace Not App'ning and Maurice Mcleod on BLM, the racial equality commission and DfID
  35. 43.
    Shop 'til You Drop (Dead) - Non-essential COVID catching, racist protesters pissing on statues, Robert Jenrick's cash for favours and Dan Rebellato on coronavirus's effect on the theatre industry
  36. 44.
    SPLOSHITY BYE - Black Lives Matter, protests, PHE BAME report, clips from interviews with Awate, Pauline Akunda at Memorial 2007, Katrina Ffrench at Stop Watch UK, Runnymede Trust, and Maurice Mcleod
  37. 45.
    Not Moving On - Lockdown Lifting, BlackLivesMatter, everything being terrible, the 5 Tests and no interview because Tiernan is rubbish
  38. 46.
    Reasonable and Lawful Unreasonable Lawbreaking - Dominic Cummings Durham Excursion, NHS Surcharge, Interviews with Christine Berry and Shreya Nanda at IPPR and Ghazal Haqani at London Renters Union
  39. 47.
    Owing It To The Kids - Schools, Brexit and a chat with Dr Tony O'Sullivan at Keep Our NHS Public
  40. 48.
    STAY ALERT! - Going to work but not going to work, new lockdown measures and a chat with Applied Futurist Tom Cheesewright on what might happen next
  41. 49.
    Getting The R Down - Tests that aren't tests, Baby Wilfred, and a chat with a former COVID19 111 call centre worker and APT Gemma Norburn
  42. 50.
    Invisible Muggery - Boris Returns, Deloitte testing, SAGE and Pope Lonergan on issues within the care home system

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