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English Publication Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Source: Daily Record
Mr Rennie said the Scottish people had the "right to hear from their political leaders" and criticised the Prime Minister's decision not to take part in a TV debate.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Source: PressGazette
Theresa May will refuse to take part in televised leaders’ debates in the run-up to the June 8 general election, Number 10 sources have indicated.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Source: The Telegraph
Mrs May said she wanted to spend the election campaign meeting voters and that she already takes part in debates with Jeremy Corbyn on a weekly basis in the House of Commons in the form of Prime Minister's questions. 
English Publication Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Source: The Guardian
“Our answer is no,” a No 10 source told the Guardian when asked about whether the prime minister would join any TV debates before the 8 June election.
English Publication Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017 Source: Foreign Affairs
The Green Party has today, 24th February 2017, welcomed the news that the BBC has reviewed its programme of election coverage and that the usual reaction discussion immediately following the Leaders’ Debate is to be reinstated.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Source: News Letter
Green Party Leader Steven Agnew has accused the BBC of “clear bias against non-traditional parties” after his party’s exclusion from an election debate to be broadcast on February 28.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Source: The Telegraph
Zac Goldsmith was an hour late for the final debate of the Richmond by-election because one of his campaign team accidentally ran him over on the way to the event. 
English Publication Date: Sunday, August 7, 2016 Source: LidTime
Loud boos, cheers and heckling characterised Thursday’s meeting, the first of several debates ahead of a postal vote by members that will see the victor crowned on September 24.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Source: BBC News
Representing Leave, Boris Johnson, Labour MP Gisela Stuart and energy minister Andrea Leadsom went head-to-head with London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, and general secretary of the Trades Union Congress Frances O'...
English Publication Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Source: BBC News
Leading names from both sides of the EU referendum have traded blows in a live TV debate at Wembley Arena on the eve of the final day of campaigning.