Politics First is a non-partisan, bi-monthly magazine for the UK Houses of Parliament and the UK Government – a magazine written by MPs for MPs. Its audience comprises MPs, Peers, the top 200 Civil Servants and their policy leads, government departments, members of the devolved governments and legislative chambers, directors of business including the FTSE 250, leaders of business and trade organisations, leading third sector organisations and civil society groups, public affairs groups, embassies/high commissions, members of the European Parliament and British national media outlets.

Publisher & Editor

Dr Marcus Papadopoulos

Editorial Board

Lionel Zetter

Public affairs, politics and public relations expert

Paul Routledge

Daily Mirror columnist

John Bretherton

Former head of news at the Cabinet Office

Sir Michael Pownall

Former Clerk of the Parliaments in the House of Lords

Terry Ashton

Former general secretary of the Greater London Labour Party

Columnists Include

Jon Craig

Sky News

Paul Routledge

Daily Mirror

John Coulter

Irish Daily Star

Nigel Nelson

The People

Editorial Advisor: Keith Richmond
Design and Production Consultant: Jonathan Allinson