CakeWatch

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • Episode 9: Overrated Eurotrash

    19 April 2018  |  1 hr 56 secs
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    We're back after the Easter break with vox pops featuring two Remainer megastars, free movement and Windrush, and a roundup of where things stand as we start the summer term.

  • Episode 8: The Easter F-word Special

    12 April 2018  |  1 hr 5 mins
    brexit, eu, european union, federalism, subsidiarity, uk politics

    Enjoy this (mostly) pre-recorded special in which Steve and Chris discuss European and UK federalism, EU democracy, and Westminster exceptionalism. Listen to the very end for a very special Easter Egg.

  • Episode 7: Fishcake and Winklepicking

    29 March 2018  |  53 mins 28 secs
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    This week, Steve and Chris mullet over the draft Withdrawal Agreement and carp on about the transition deal.

  • Episode 6: she gave him the toy steering wheel

    15 March 2018  |  1 hr 4 mins
    ask cakewatch, brexit, eu, uk politics

    Cakewatch Live! (not live) - we leave the podcast dungeon and put the show on the road to hear the Brussels Bubble share its views on cake, cakeism, and whether Brexit will actually happen.

  • Episode 5: Explicit in Welsh

    7 March 2018  |  1 hr 1 min
    ask cakewatch, brexit, eu, uk politics

    Chris and Steve discuss Theresa May's deluxe Mansion House cake I mean speech

  • Bonus Material *screams into abyss*

    3 March 2018  |  10 mins 29 secs
    ask cakewatch, brexit, eu, uk politics

    Lie of the Week and Ask Cakewatch - bonus material for Episode 4

  • Episode 4: Stand Firm on Fudge

    3 March 2018  |  57 mins 27 secs
    brexit, eu, uk politics

    Chequers Cake, Red Velvet Cake, international cake(ism), and a draft Withdrawal Agreement

  • Bonus: Ask Cakewatch 3a

    24 February 2018  |  17 mins 5 secs
    brexit, eu, eu politics, european union, uk politics

    Episode 3a bonus material - Ask Cakewatch

  • Episode 3: the 40 watt amplifier

    24 February 2018  |  58 mins 40 secs
    brexit, eu, european union, uk politics

    Steve and Chris discuss how EU membership is a multiplier for member states' foreign policy, and Brexit's impact on British global influence.

  • Episode 2: He got the EU lurgie

    14 February 2018  |  58 mins 45 secs
    brexit, eu, european union, uk politics

    Steve and Chris discuss Brexit transition.

  • Episode 1: The Pilot. "Very rarely are people dicks"

    6 February 2018  |  43 mins 22 secs
    brexit, eu, european union, uk politics

    Steve and Chris record a pilot of their new podcast, CakeWatch. Issues covered: Nadine Dorries and misogyny; a weaponised civil service; Customs Union cakeism; the BBC; and #lieoftheweek coffee protectionism.