Lakin McCarthy

Lakin McCarthy


Steve Richards

Journalist, Political Commentator, TV Presenter


Steve Richards

Established as one of the most influential political commentators in the country, Steve Richards became The Independent’s chief political commentator in 2000 having been political editor of the New Statesman.

He regularly presents Radio 4's Week in Westminster and is the author of Whatever it Takes: The Real Story of Gordon Brown and New Labour.

He regularly performs a live stand-up talk show...Rock N Roll Politics - Politics and the media all shook up, where he takes you behind the scenes of British Politics and the media, the characters, the absurdities, the tragedies. He makes audiences laugh and cry as they are taken on a whirlwind tour from Harold Wilson and David Bowie in the 1970s to David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband, via Paul McCartney and Tony Blair.


Upcoming Shows

Mar 2019

Tour Venue Website
Wed 20/03/2019 Rock 'n' Roll Politics The Ropetackle Centre, Shoreham-by-Sea Visit