ISABEL OAKESHOTT

Political journalist and commentator

Broadcasting

BBC1 Question Time 

BBC1 Question Time

Isabel has appeared on multiple BBC television and radio programmes. She is a regular guest on BBC1’s flagship political programme Question Time, where her contributions often make headlines. Her remarks on the state of the Brexit negotiations, on 17th January 2018 prompted what one writer described as “the loudest cheer I can remember hearing” on the show. (https://blogs.spectator.co.uk/2019/01/the-cheer-on-question-time-that-will-terrify-corbyns-labour/)

Isabel is also a regular commentator on Radio 4’s Today; The World At One; Any Questions; Westminster Hour and Woman’s Hour and on Sky News. She appears on Sky News’ Press Preview show every other Thursday evening.

 

BBC1 Sunday Politics

BBC1 Sunday Politics

Isabel began her TV career as a panellist on the Sunday Politics show in January 2012. Hosted by Andrew Neil, the programme was broadcast live every weekend and attracted viewing figures of up to 1m. Isabel appeared on the show every week for several years.

 

Isabel on twitter

@ISABELOAKESHOTT