Not since Lazarus or the original JC himself has there been a miraculous comeback like the one pulled off this month by Jeremy Corbyn, who went from dead and buried when the election campaigning began, to the next occupant of 10 Downing St. in the eyes of most observers by the time it finished. One man who never lost the faith is Shadow Justice Secretary Richard Burgon MP, so we invited him into the Sputnik studio to get his thoughts on the election.
Former Mayor of London and current Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson appeared to die on BBC Radio 4 this week in an interview just after the Queen’s speech. It’s been a bad month all round for the Tories. So, just how bad does it have to get before they send for this week’s guest, long-serving Tory Minister and twice Conservative London mayoral candidate, Steve Norris?