Boris Johnson v Jeremy Corbyn: who won final TV election debate? | FT

Good evening and welcome to Maidstone Studios in Kent. Wherever you live, whoever you vote for, one of these two men will be prime minister in a week’s time. Welcome to the Media Spin Room for the last debate of the UK’s general election campaign here in sunny Maidstone. Boris Johnson has been going head […]

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The Road to Brexit (ep 8): what Boris Johnson’s election win means for the UK | FT

We’ve all had enough of this. Getting the Brexit election done. Argh! Too much? No? I’m losing my voice. Right, so Robert, you’ve got a festive frog in your throat. So I’m going to let you offload the talking. And you can have light felt pen duties today because you’re unwell. But anyway, here we […]

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Boris Johnson wins a landslide victory in the UK election | FT

Oh my god, Labour, 191. That’s the worst since 31. Oh my god, they’ve smashed it. That’ll be horrific for Labour. Yes. I thought it would be closer. I think most people thought the polls were narrowing. It’s 10pm on Thursday night and the BBC have just announced the exit poll for the general election. […]

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Is Jeremy Corbyn’s radical Labour election manifesto eye-catching or eye-watering? | FT

Labour’s manifesto is a manifesto for hope. To cheers from loyal supporters, Jeremy Corbyn has unveiled Labour’s manifesto, hoping to win over enough of the less committed members of the British electorate to deprive his Conservative rival Boris Johnson of a parliamentary majority in the December 12 election. The centrepiece is billed as a transformation, […]

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