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Robert Peston
ITV (pol ed), Speakers for Schools (founder), writer (WTF), Hospice UK (chairman), Arsenal (East Stand), Peston (as in show, 10.45pm Weds). So?
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Robert Peston 10h
Crikey. Another huge “retail” offer to voters from Labour. Free broadband, funded in part by new taxes on Google, Amazon and Facebook. And delivered by a part of BT to be nationalised. Labour is blitzing giveaways, and creating enormous noise that drowns out the Brexit debate.
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Robert Peston 10h
Replying to @BorisJohnson
in the Conservative Party. “This election was never really about Brexit” he says. “It was all about the Tory Party”. The Conservatives deny all this. But if the mud sticks, ’s election ambitions will be hurt
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Robert Peston 10h
Brexit Party tells me it is now compiling a dossier of complaints from its candidates of alleged inducements and bullying from senior Tories to persuade them to step down. tells me he is “shocked” by what he says this reveals about the “sense of entitlement”...
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Daniel Hewitt 13h
How do you make a cup of tea? ☕️ Milk in only once the bag is out ☕️ Milk in while bag is still in ☕️ Bag & milk in before water It was the hot topic on today’s politics podcast with & . Forget the election, this matters:
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Robert Peston 12h
Replying to @Peston
take it up with or complain to the relevant authorities.
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Robert Peston 12h
Very damming statement from Brexit Party chair Richard Tice about alleged “jobs and titles” offered by “senior Conservative Party figures” to Brexit party candidates as an enticement to stand down. But Tice tells me he will let statement hang there and is not planning to...
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ITV News 15h
On today's episode of the election podcast: • Could NHS cost the Tories or is Corbyn too unpopular to win it? • on Labour in Scotland • Johnson's tea-making technique Apple Podcasts: Spotify👇
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Robert Peston 18h
Could the malaise in the NHS deprive Boris Johnson of the election victory and majority he craves?
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ITV News Politics 18h
. asks: Will Johnson be hoist on an NHS petard of his own making?
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Peston 19h
ICYMI. During a week of promises and pledges, we took a look at this graph from showing the government’s public spending plans for next year (as of October) are close to levels implied by Labour’s 2017 manifesto.
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Robert Peston 21h
Replying to @Peston
Sorry. Hancock’s statement was a fast response to the stats. Rather than pre-emptive. Even so I am not sure it will condition the narrative of long waiting times for those going to A&E
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Robert Peston 21h
Replying to @Peston
Sorry. Hancock’s statement was a fast response to the stats. Rather than pre-emptive. Even so I am not sure it will condition the narrative of long waiting times for those going to A&E
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Robert Peston 21h
This was put out by ⁦⁩ and the Conservatives BEFORE the figures were released showing waiting times in hospital A&Es at record levels. Too clever by half?
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Daniel Hewitt 24h
📢Want to know what’s going on in the election?📢 Every evening publish a 20 minute podcast telling you what’s happening and what it could mean with me, + guests. Listen to the first 6 episodes wherever you get your podcasts
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ITV News Nov 13
Episode 6 of podcast is unmissable. In it Alastair Campbell reveals who he'll be campaigning for in the election and explains what happened when a Labour deputy leader 'punched a bloke' in 2001. And talks about tactical voting
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Peston Nov 13
Is this an admission by that he’s not sure Labour will win a majority as he questions how long the next Parliament will last?
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Peston Nov 13
. asks whether he thinks there should be a ceiling as to how much a Government should borrow.
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Peston Nov 13
In trying to describe his flaws, compares Boris Johnson to Former Leader of the Commons Charles James Fox (who had a famously colourful private life).
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Robert Peston Nov 13
Is this the quote of the election campaign so far? From Conrad Black, ’s former boss. “I think that he is perhaps a little reckless with the truth compared to the average successful person”. And Black is a Johnson supporter. See full interview at 10.45, ITV
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Robert Peston Nov 13
Lively show tonight. on risk of no-deal Brexit end of 2020, on whether Labour will do deal with SNP, Conrad Black on ’s relationship with the truth, on her disappointment with Labour. All at 10.45 ITV. I enjoyed it
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