Sharp End

Sharp End March 19th

On this week's programme, Plaid Cymru's Llyr Gruffydd AM, Darren Millar AM from the Welsh Conservatives and Labour's Vikki Howells AM joined Owain Phillips in the studio to talk about Neil McEvoy's suspension and our latest poll. Adrian Masters also had an update from Westminster on the ongoing dispute over devolved powers post-Brexit.

Sharp End March 12th

This week in an hour-long special, Adrian Masters quizzed Welsh Labour's two deputy leader candidates - Swansea East MP Carolyn Harris and Cardiff North AM Julie Morgan - on why they want the job and what it will mean to the party.

Sharp End March 5th

Joining Adrian Masters in the studio this week were UKIP AM Michelle Brown and Jess Blair, director of Electoral Reform Society Cymru to talk about Brexit and what can be done to bring more equality to Welsh politics. We also heard from Labour MP Stephen Kinnock on potential steel trade wars with the US, and Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary Owen Smith MP on Labour's shifting policy on the customs union.

Sharp End February 26th

This week on Sharp End, Brexit dominated the chat with speeches from Jeremy Corbyn and David Lidington to discuss. Joining Adrian Masters in studio were Labour's Julie Morgan, Simon Thomas from Plaid Cymru and Nick Ramsay for the Conservatives. Adrian also caught up with former Government advisor Lauren McEvatt to get her take on the week's events and the run up to another Brexit speech from the Prime Minister.

Sharp End February 19th

Adrian Masters is joined by former Brexit Minister David Jones MP, Labour's Anna McMorrin MP and the Liberal Democrat peer Jenny Randerson. Sharp End also hears from Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer on Labour's evolving position on the customs union and single market. Owain Phillips talks to Economy Secretary Ken Skates about the minister's plans to electrify the valleys lines -and why alternative solutions might be used for parts of the network.

Sharp End February 12th

This week Labour MP Carolyn Harris, Jonathan Edwards MP from Plaid and Conservative Assembly group AM Mark Reckless joined Adrian Masters in the studio to talk about the customs union and the pressure mounting on Carwyn Jones as First Minister.
Owain Phillips also sat down with the Assembly's newest member Jack Sargeant.

Sharp End February 5th

This week Adrian Masters's guests were Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Jane Dodds, Mark Isherwood for the Welsh Conservatives, Labour's Mick Antoniw and Adam Price from Plaid Cymru. Topics included pressure on the First Minister to apologise to Mr Price after a Senedd exchange, the Alyn and Deeside by-election and 100 years on from women first getting the vote.

Sharp End January 29th

For this week's Sharp End, Adrian Masters was joined in the studio by Labour's Lee Waters, Janet Finch-Saunders for the Conservatives and Bethan Jenkins from Plaid Cymru, to talk Brexit and health reorganisation. Owain Phillips also caught up with Lib Dem leader Vince Cable.