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Planet Normal: Lord Frost on Partygate, Brexit and why he quit the Cabinet | Podcast

Telegraph, 13 Jan 2022
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Boarding the rocket of right-thinking in a podcast exclusive, no less, is Lord Frost. The one-time chief Brexit negotiator, who quit his Cabinet role as Brexit minister in December, tells Liam Halligan and Allison Pearson how the Government’s ineffective Covid policy drove him out of Downing Street, what it was really like sitting opposite Brussels on the negotiating table and why he advises slow steps in the Net Zero agenda.

Also on the podcast - the question not even Number 10 knows the answer to: Can Boris Johnson survive so-called Partygate? Our co-pilots debate whether public outcry at a Downing Street gathering over May's lockdown could spell the end of the Johnson premiership.

And is there an internal plot against the PM? Our hosts have their own theories.

Watch Lord Frost's interview with Liam Halligan: https://youtu.be/hFId3IUxH9w

Read more from Liam: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/authors/liam-halligan/

Read more from Allison: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/authors/allison-pearson/

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