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Michael Portillo, Broadcaster

Michael Portillo was a Conservative Member of Parliament for almost twenty years and a government minister for eleven of those, including minister of state for transport and Secretary of State for Defence. 


 Since leaving politics, he has devoted himself to writing and broadcasting. He is a regular on both BBC1’s sardonic political This Week programme and Radio 4’s The Moral Maze. He has made radio and television documentaries on a wide range of subjects, including nine series of "Great British Railway Journeys”, five series on the continent of Europe, three in the United States, and one in India, for BBC2.

Hear Michael Portillo In Conversation at 1pm on Friday 2nd February. michael portillo

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