Episode Archive

Episode Archive

71 episodes of CakeWatch since the first episode, which aired on 6 February 2018.

  • Episode 35: Looking a Backstop in the Mouth

    12 December 2018  |  1 hr 35 mins
    brexit, eu, executive coup, uk politics

    Back to just Steve and Chris getting ranty about Brexit - old skool

  • Episode 34: Dog's Brexit

    6 December 2018  |  1 hr 21 mins
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    Chris and Laura Shields kill Norway and play Fantasy Front Bench over a kebab, then Steve Bullock's back and joins Steve Analyst and Chris to pick over Tuesday's events in the House of Commons. Plus, is the UK really so obstructive?

  • Episode 33: Baskets Case

    29 November 2018  |  55 mins 24 secs
    brexit, eu, foreign policy, uk politics

    Chris talks foreign policy and Brexit with Ian Bond, Director of Foreign Policy for the Centre for European Reform.

  • Episode 32: Hostile Environment Lady

    22 November 2018  |  1 hr 13 mins
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    Nick Crosby joins Chris to wonder whether the House of Commons might yet find a way to reject the Withdrawal Agreement and #StopBrexit. Also Hostile Environment Lady jumps the Lie of the Week queue.

  • Episode 31: Not the Foggiest

    14 November 2018  |  1 hr 11 mins
    brexit, eu, europe, politics, referendum, uk politics, withdrawal agreement

    Steve and Chris debate whether the UK has really been a disruptive force in the EU, and ponder what happens now that we have a draft Withdrawal Agreement.

  • Episode 30: damned if we do, damned if we don't

    6 November 2018  |  1 hr 36 mins
    brexit, eu, ireland, referendum, uk politics

    Former Tory Party International Security Policy Adviser Garvan Walshe joins Chris to talk about backstops and how every possible outcome now looks, well, a bit rubbish. Yay.

  • Episode 29: Blood in the Water

    30 October 2018  |  1 hr 30 mins
    brexit, eu, trade, uk politics

    Chris and Steve Analyst get down and nerdy on trade stuff, plus a controversial lie of the week.

  • Episode 28: Cross Party Parly Party

    17 October 2018  |  1 hr 9 mins
    brexit, eu, europe, european parliament, peoples vote, politics, referendum, uk politics

    Steve and Chris are joined by four - FOUR! - Members of the European Parliament to discuss progress towards a Withdrawal Agreement and prospects for a Peoples Vote

  • Brexit: What Next? Special Bonus Podcast

    14 October 2018  |  1 hr 52 mins
    brexit, eu, europe, politics, uk politics

    We're bringing you a recording of the 'Brexit: What Next?' Question Time-style event organised by Nottingham European Movement on 28 September. Just look at the panellists!

  • Episode 27: Fight Brexit with Beer

    12 October 2018  |  1 hr 11 mins
    brexit, eu, referendum, trade, uk politics

    We look ahead to next week's European Council and the Peoples Vote March on 20 October.

  • Episode 26: Tanja drops the C-bomb

    4 October 2018  |  1 hr 46 mins
    brexit, citizens rights, conservative party, eu, eu politics, free movement, history, tory party, uk politics

    Tanja Bueltmann joins us as co-host to discuss citizens' rights and the Tory conference. Expletives abound!

  • Episode 25: Starmer Stormer

    26 September 2018  |  1 hr 17 mins
    brexit, eu, labour party, referendum, trade, uk politics

    Salzburg fallout and Starmer wowing the Labour Conference are headliners for this our Silver Jubilee podcast

  • Episode 24: Peoples Vote and trade geekery

    19 September 2018  |  1 hr 36 mins
    brexit, eu, referendum, trade, uk politics

    How could a Peoples Vote happen and how should it be handled? Plus lunch with trade expert David Henig.

  • Episode 23: From Project Fear to Project Death Star

    13 September 2018  |  1 hr 11 mins
    brexit, erg, eu, peoples vote, uk politics

    In which your hosts mock the ERG

  • Episode 22: By the Pricking of my Thumbs

    10 September 2018  |  1 hr 12 mins
    brexit, eu, free movement, uk politics

    Steve and Chris talk about a Final Say For All with Nicky James aka Bloke From Barnsley

  • Episode 21: When the Hurly-Burly's Done

    16 August 2018  |  1 hr 23 mins
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    Three for the price of none: Steve, Chris, and Steve talk about how they feel.