Twitter: @theo_barclay

Theo has written about politics for, among others, the Spectator, the Times, the Telegraph and the Independent. He has also appeared as a political commentator on BBC2, Sky News, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 Live, LBC and Talkradio, as well as appearing on an array of political podcasts.

His first book, Fighters and Quitters: Great Political Resignations was published by Biteback in 2018. It was chosen as the Daily Mail’s Book of the Week and was also well-reviewed by the Telegraph, Express, Total Politics and the House magazine. The latter described the book as a “sure fire box-office smash”.

When not writing Theo practises as a barrister at Hailsham Chambers working on commercial litigation. He is a visiting lecturer on law at City University London and has also lectured at King’s College London.