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News: Analysis of Twitter responses indicates a preference for diversity in televised political debatesEnglish Publication Date: Friday, July 3, 2015 Source: Democratic Audit UK
In autumn 2014, during the last few weeks of the Scottish Independence Referendum campaign, researchers at Robert Gordon University explored the Twitter response to three live televised political debates, each of which involved high-profile...
English Publication Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015 Source: Nottingham Post
Candidates bidding to become the next leader of the Labour Party have called the government's decision to halt the Midland Mainline electrification project "disastrous" for Nottinghamshire.
News: Ed Miliband calls on US-style leadership guru who coaches people to overcome anxiety and find their inner voiceEnglish Publication Date: Friday, April 24, 2015 Source: Daily Mail
The consultants drafted in by the Labour leader claim to work with politicians to build ‘leadership skills’ using ‘neuroscience’ and ‘business psychology’.
English Publication Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 Source: Grimsby Telegraph
BBC Radio 5 Live presenter Nicky Campbell will host the show from Grimsby Fish Docks and it is expected that each of the seven candidates vying for the seat will debate the issues of the day.
English Publication Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 Source: Belfast Telegraph
The Assembly's only Ukip MLA has written to the BBC to demand that his party be included in a local leaders debate programme.
English Publication Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 Source: Essex Chronicle
A CHELMSFORD schoolboy stole the limelight in the first televised leaders' debate when his question set the agenda for the politicians and sparked a social media storm.
English Publication Date: Sunday, April 5, 2015 Source: Iain Dale
Four of the most senior female politicians in Britain have signed up to a live election debate onLBC.
English Publication Date: Sunday, April 5, 2015 Source: The Guardian
The notes show the meticulous preparation the Labour leader had undertaken ahead of the debate and the extent to which some of his phrases were wellrehearsed lines.
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 4, 2015 Source: Abc
The election on May 7 is set to be the tightest in Britain for decades partly because traditionally minor parties such as UKIP and the Green Party are polling much higher than before.
English Publication Date: Friday, April 3, 2015 Source: The Guardia
When I was watching the debate, I felt the leaders were sticking to the old divisive tactics, picking on what the other parties have done in the past and blaming ethnic minority groups or using “popular” causes to try to win votes. Where were the...