Westminster Hour Part 2

Theatre (political, satire)

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  • Sweet Novotel - Novotel 1
  • 16:15
  • Aug 20-25
  • 55 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Andy Paterson
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Scenes of Violence, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

The second instalment of Andy Paterson's dark and funny Westminster drama finds anti-hero Archie Cornwall installed as a Prime Minister who must derail a Scottish Independence referendum – by any means, and at any cost.

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  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Audience arrive at box office which is on street level. FOH call audience when the show is ready, audience go through double doors to foyer where all three performance spaces are. Audiences are directed to the correct room for their show. The accessible toilet is reached by using the lift in the box office area to the lower level. Any audience member who would like early access or first seating can mention this to box office staff when they arrive.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access, Lift (Building Lift)

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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William McKerracher 1 day ago

I didn't originally plan to see this show but me and my friends were so impressed by part one.
It's still a two hander between the same two actors and the script came from the same writer so I expected this to be excellent and it was. There's not too much to say when you've already judged it before. The acting and script are superb, the love-hate dynamic is expertly portrayed and the ending is shocking while still being logical. Fantastic all round.

Tony 3 days ago

Strong acting and storytelling with humour in these uncertain times. Recommended but not necessary to see Part 1 first.

Liz 5 days ago

Biting political satire about the nasty underside of politics. Very well written and performed.

Kirsty R 12 days ago

Very funny.

Alison Stokes 14 days ago

Fantastic! We saw Westminster Hour last year and it was great now we’ve just seen the second one and it was also fantastic well worth seeing, if you like this you will also love 3000 Trees


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FringeReview 1 day ago

Part 1 of Westminster Hour sees us drop in on Home Secretary Archie Cornwall as he celebrates the passing of new, tougher sentencing for convicted paedophiles, when a seemingly random shooting in South London leads a former lover to implicate him in a past abuse case. But is he too...

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