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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Labour’s Red Wall: the places that will decide the election | Anywhere but Westminster

There comes a point in an election or referendum campaign where we feel we have to go three or four places that are mandatory. Radio: … Labour’s own polling suggests that its vote is draining away in the very places that it needs to hold on to. Pollsters and pundits are talking about the so-called […]

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Tory election win ‘marks end of Corbynism’, says David Cameron

Well, first of all, big congratulations to Boris Johnson and all those Conservative candidates who work so hard. It’s an extraordinary result, a powerful result. It marks the end of Corbyn and Corbynism, and that’s a very good thing for the country. – Was this a Brexit election? It was an election about a lot […]

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Nicola Sturgeon filmed celebrating Jo Swinson’s defeat to SNP’s Amy Callaghan

Well, she joins me now live. Nicola Sturgeon, I take it you were pleased about that result. Didn’t look very magnanimous though, did it, your reaction? Look, I’m delighted for Amy Callahan. She’s one of the bright young stars of this election and I predict great things ahead for her. But can I say notwithstanding […]

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Boris Johnson says election is ‘powerful new mandate’ for Conservatives

Clearly, lots of results are still coming in and we’re still only dealing with projections. But at this stage, it does look as though this one nation Conservative government has been given a powerful new mandate to get Brexit done. And not just to get Brexit done but to unite this country and to take […]

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Boris Johnson’s election victory speech in full: ‘We smashed the roadblock’

Good morning, everybody. Well, we did it. We pulled it off, didn’t we? We broke the deadlock, we ended the gridlock, we smashed the roadblock and in this glorious, glorious pre-breakfast moment, before a new dawn rises on a new day and a new government, I want first of all to pay tribute to good […]

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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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