Lord Hennessy on British politics and the rise of populism

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Cherwell Broadcasting Editor Theo Davies-Lewis speaks to Lord Peter John Hennessy, Baron Hennessy of Nympsfield, FBA. A notable English historian and academic specialising in the history of government, since 1992 he has been Attlee Professor of Contemporary British History at Queen Mary University of London. Lord Hennessy was invited by St Antony’s College to speak on the issue of ‘Traditional Parties and the Populist Challenge’ in March 2017.