Making social science accessible

Politics and Society

07 Mar 2019

On the brink of a no-deal Brexit: the town hall debate

Britain is now facing one of the biggest constitutional crises in its history. As Brexit looms, Intelligence Squared staged a special town hall meeting with some of the country’s most prominent political leaders.


  • Professor Anand Menon, Director of UK in a Changing Europe
  • Douglas Carswell, former Conservative MP and UKIP MP
  • Kenneth Clarke, Conservative MP
  • Ian Paisley Jr, MP for North Antrim for the DUP
  • Jess Phillips, Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley
  • Jonathan Freedland, Guardian (chair)

More Video & Audio

Nigel Farage and Jonathan Portes: How to fix London’s housing crisis

29 Feb 2024

Catherine Barnard on BBC: Reflections on the lives of EU migrant workers in following Brexit

28 Feb 2024

John Curtice on Talk TV: Poll reaction as Lee Anderson is suspended over ‘Islamists’ comments

27 Feb 2024

Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required