Westminster Insider

POLITICO’s weekly political series lifts the curtain on how Westminster really works, offering in-depth insight into the political issues which typically only get broad-brush treatment in the wider media.

Jack Blanchard

Jack Blanchard is POLITICO’s U.K. Political Editor. Jack previously spent three years as the editor of POLITICO’s London Playbook morning newsletter, which launched in September 2017.

Agnes (Aggie) Chambre

Prior to working for POLITICO, Aggie was a Political News Editor and Producer for Sky News. During this time she launched the Open Secret podcast about culture in Westminster, which told wide-ranging stories of sexual misconduct and bullying in politics. Aggie spent the first few years of her career as a Reporter at PoliticsHome, before going to work on Robert Peston’s political interview show ‘Peston on Sunday’ and ‘Peston’. She grew up in Cambridge, and holds a Philosophy degree from the University of York and an MA from City University.

Sascha O'Sullivan

Sascha O’Sullivan is a host of the Westminster Insider podcast at POLITICO. She previously worked for City A.M., where she was comment and features editor. Sascha spent the first part of her career at The Sun and The Australian, where she reported on politics. She grew up in Sydney and holds a law degree from University College London.