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English Publication Date: Monday, September 17, 2018 Source: The Guardian
An independent body should be set up to run television general election debates, Sky News has urged, amid fears that broadcasters could be cut out of the process entirely in the event of a snap post-Brexit vote.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Source: The Leader
Wales Live is to broadcast from Coleg Cambria's Deeside sixth form campus in Connah's Quay on Wednesday night ahead of next week's Assembly by-election.
English Publication Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 Source: BBC
Welsh Labour candidate Jack Sargeant has declined to take part in a BBC Wales debate ahead of the Alyn and Deeside Welsh Assembly by-election.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Previous research into ‘dual screening,’ when individuals switch between broadcast media and social media and provide commentary during media events, has suggested that this ‘viewertariat’ is typically a small but vocal minority (Anstead & O’...
Category: Research
English Publication Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Source: Election Analysis
Previous research into ‘dual screening,’ when individuals switch between broadcast media and social media and provide commentary during media events, has suggested that this ‘viewertariat’ is typically a small but vocal minority (Anstead & O’...
English Publication Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017 Source: News Letter
The audience for this week’s two televised leaders’ debates has plunged, in what could be an indication that voter fatigue could translate into a lower turnout in today’s second snap election this year.
English Publication Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017 Source: Standard
Both polls also suggest a fall in Theresa May's personal approval rating following a week in which other party leaders lambasted her for refusing to join them at a BBC debate in Cambridge.
English Publication Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017 Source: Independent
Ms May’s personal opinion poll ratings have fallen to their lowest yet in recent days following a series of blows to the Tory campaign, including an embarrassing U-turn over the party’s proposals to reform social care and criticism after she...
English Publication Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Source: The New York Times
On Wednesday, Mr. Corbyn shook up the race with a last-minute decision to join a televised debate in Cambridge that Mrs. May did not attend. Emboldened after a competent performance in a television event on Monday, Mr. Corbyn sought, before the...
English Publication Date: Friday, June 2, 2017 Source: WFAE
Good leaders don't run away from a debate. Theresa May undoubtedly should be here. Without a - whatever we discussed this evening, her absence is undoubtedly the shadow that hangs over this election. How dare you call a general election then run...