CanaryPod 1 July 2017 – DUP deal, NHS sell-off, PMQs

Nancy Mendoza

In this week’s episode, Nancy Mendoza (@NancyWMendoza), The Canary’s Director of Communications and Membership, talks to Canary writers Steve Topple (@MrTopple) and Sophia Akram (@MsSophiaAkram), as well as Weekend Editor Emily Apple (@emilyapple).

The Conservative minority government has promised £1.5bn to Northern Ireland in return for an agreement that the DUP will support it in parliament – Steve Topple unpacks the detail and implications of this. Sophia Akram takes us through the planned sell-off of a crucial part of the NHS. Finally, we look at the first Prime Minister’s Questions since the election, which has some pretty grim revelations.

Episode Credits:

Presented by Nancy Mendoza

Speaking to Steve Topple, Sophia Akram, and Emily Apple

Produced and edited by Nancy Mendoza and Mia Barnes (@migseytwit)

Our theme music by Grapes, licensed under Creative Commons

Get in touch: @CanaryPod / [email protected]

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