A Mucky Business with Tim Farron

Each week Christian MP Tim Farron unpacks the murky world of politics and encourages believers around the UK to engage prayerfully. Tim will share what life is like in Parliament, which issues Christians should care about and what you can do to make a difference. Tune in every Tuesday at 5pm or download the podcast from your chosen podcast provider.

Lord Curry: God and farming

27 Feb 2024
00:28:01

Tim is joined this week by cross bench peer Lord Don Curry. A farmer by trade, Lord Curry unpacks the challenges for those in that community and both those within the Church and within politics can be helping. Want your question answered next...

Kenneth Nowakowski: 2 years of war in Ukraine

20 Feb 2024
00:27:47

Tim is joined this week by Rt Rev Kenneth Nowakowski, the bishop for the Ukrainian Catholic community in Great Britain. We’ll get his reflections on the 2 year anniversary of the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. Also, Tim's reflecting on...

Phil Dixon: The role of a friend in politics

13 Feb 2024
00:27:46

Tim is joined this week by local councillor Phil Dixon. Phil is a close friend of Tim and together they unpack the need for Christians to come alongside those in frontline politics. Also, Tim's reflecting on the Christian approaches to war....

Paul Butler: Church and politics

6 Feb 2024
00:28:04

Tim is joined this week by Bishop of Durham Rt Rev Paul Butler Paul sits in the House of Lords as one of the Lord's Spiritual. We'll hear his experiences of life in Parliament and his role in the King's Coronation last year. Also, Tim's refle...

Gareth Wallace: Advocating for persecuted Christians

30 Jan 2024
00:28:07

Tim is joined this week by Gareth Wallace from the religious freedom charity Open Doors. Gareth talks about his time advocating on a variety of issues impacting Christians in Parliament and highlights the World Watch List which identifies countri...

Sir Simon Hughes: 7 election victories, 5 Prime Ministers and 32 years in parliament

23 Jan 2024
00:28:21

Tim is joined this week by former Lib Dem MP Sir Simon Hughes. The look back on his 32 years in parliament, seven election victories and five Prime Ministers. And Tim has been watching the ongoings in US politics with the impending return of...

Dr Lisa Cameron: Swapping parties as an MP

16 Jan 2024
00:29:47

Tim is joined this week by Scottish MP Dr Lisa Cameron. The last time she joined the show she was a member of the SNP. Now she sits as a Conservative. We'll hear how that happened and why. And Tim is reflecting on the Post Office scandal....

Cara Bentley: Looking back at 2023

19 Dec 2023
00:29:15

It's our final show of the year! Tim is joined this week by Talk Radio newsreader Cara Bentley as they look back on an eventful 2023 for the world of politics. They reflect on Kate Forbes leadership bid, immigration legislation, the return of...

Lord Farmer: What does justice look like?

12 Dec 2023
00:29:02

Tim is joined this week by Conservative peer Lord Farmer. Fresh from delivering a speech at the Centre for Social Justice on prisons which sought to counter ‘penal populism’, he unpacks issues of justice and forgiveness. And Tim is reflecting...

Baroness Stroud: 'There has to be a better story'

5 Dec 2023
00:32:00

Tim is joined this week by Conservative peer Baroness Stroud. Baroness Stroud is one of the founders of the Centre for Social Justice and now serves as CEO for the Alliance for Responsible Citizenship so plenty to unpack. Also, Tim's feeling...

Sir Stephen Timms: The state of the economy

28 Nov 2023
00:26:24

Tim is joined this week by Stephen Timms - the MP for East Ham. They look back at last week's Autumn Statement and more generally at the UK economy. Tim also has been reflecting on the Dutch elections and the rise of nationalism. Want you...

Gareth McNab: Cost of living crisis and Autumn Statement

21 Nov 2023
00:29:06

Tim is joined this week by Gareth McNab from Christians Against Poverty. They unpack the cost of living crisis and look ahead to Wednesday's Autumn Statement. What would Gareth be announcing if he was Chancellor? Listen and find out! Want...

Krish Kandiah: Are we doing enough to help those fleeing Israel/Gaza conflict?

14 Nov 2023
00:30:19

Tim is joined this week by Dr Krish Kandiah founder of the Sanctuary Foundation. Having strived to see homes made available for those fleeing the conflict in Ukraine he's now asking the question for those evacuating Gaza. Tim's also reflectin...

Tim Livesey: From Downing Street to the Middle East

7 Nov 2023
00:29:04

Tim is joined this week by Tim Livesey, the CEO of charity Embrace the Middle East. Tim Livesey talks about his time working in Downing Street, Lambeth Palace and the office of the leader of the opposition as well as looking at the current conflict...

Jonathan Le Tocq: Serving as Guernsey Chief Minister and church pastor

31 Oct 2023
00:26:58

Tim is joined this week by former Chief Minister of Guernsey Jonathan Le Tocq. Jonathan also serves as a pastor of a church and talks about balancing the two and which is more important. And Tim is pondering on the theme of lament. Want y...

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