political correspondent, the Spectator
Katy Balls is the Spectator‘s political correspondent. She is a regular presenter of the magazine’s daily politics podcast and a columnist for the i newspaper. She was shortlisted for ‘political commentator of the year’ at the 2017 Press Awards. Balls began her career as a diarist on the Telegraph‘s Mandrake column before moving to the political beat. She is not related to Ed Balls. She will shortly be releasing a new podcast ‘Women with Balls’ – with interviews of women leading the way in their field.
Follow Katy on Twitter: @katyballs
Saturday 13 October, 10:00 Level 1 Members' Lounge
Out with the old: what’s the future for party politics?