WhereVenue: The Garden Theatre
Address: Montpellier Gardens, Imperial Square, Cheltenham GL50 1QB
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Event Type: Author Talk
Special advisers, or ‘spads’, are a vital part of the Westminster eco-system. But what do these highly paid political appointees actually do? Join The Times Red Box Editor Matt Chorley, Theresa May’s former Director of Comms Katie Perrior and the former Home Secretary Alan Johnson as they recall the ups and downs of life in the eye of the political storm, as policies are announced, scandals break and completely unexpected crises unfold.