The future of power, influence and networks (WP1617)

Podcast

The nature of power is changing in the information age with state and non-state actors struggling to adapt to the momentum of technological progress. Governance structures; regional, national, and subnational, are being tested. The distance between the citizen and state is manifesting itself in new and unpredictable ways. What does this mean for the UK […]

My time as a secret listener at Wilton Park in 1943 (WP1320)

Podcast

Having arrived in Britain as a refugee from Nazi Germany in 1939, Fritz Lustig enlisted in the British Army and became a ‘secret listener’ monitoring conversations between German prisoners of war. For part of this time, he was based at the original Wilton Park, where he met his future wife. Participants at our 29th British […]

The British German Forum discuss Europe (WP1231)

Podcast

We talk about what Europe means for the people of Britain and Germany and how the views of the different generations differ. We also discuss what the changing events are in Europe and what the conference participants would like to see happen. Contributors are: Angela Crawley, Councillor and National Vice-Convenor, Scottish National Party Youth, Scottish […]