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Empty chairs in election TV debates will say so much

Jewell, John 2017. Empty chairs in election TV debates will say so much. The Western Mail 2017 (8 May)

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As election fever “grips” Wales, speculation over whether or not Prime Minister Theresa May will eventually agree to take part in any televised party leaders’ debates continues. Since the election was called on April 18, Number 10 sources have firmly ruled out the possibility. On that day, May’s spokespeople told the Guardian that there was simply no need for the PM to be challenged by Jeremy Corbyn and others. And, from her position of strength in the opinion polls, May’s position is understandable.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Journalism, Media and Culture
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Publisher: Reach plc
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 17 July 2020
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2020 15:40

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