Buxton International Festival

Lord Adonis, Julia Langdon, Julian Glover with Iain Dale

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Please note: Due to Rachel Reeves MP's new position as Shadow Chancellor she is now unable to attend this event. Julia Langdon, Guardian journalist and former political editor of The Mirror and Sunday Telegraph, will be joining the panel.

Chosen by both The Sunday Times and The Times as a political book of the year, The Prime Ministers profiles all of Britain’s 55 Prime Ministers.

In this unique event to BIF, Iain Dale, the book’s leading editor, brings together three of the prime ministerial champions and essayists, to discuss what qualities are needed to be a great Prime Minister – Julian Glover on John Major, Andrew Adonis on Tony Blair, Julia Langdon on Margaret Thatcher and Iain himself on Boris Johnson. Expect a lively, informed, passionate discussion ranging across contemporary British politics.

  • Duration: 1hr 30mins
  • Price: £15