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'Spineless' Starmer accused of dodging weekly election TV debates

Sky News Friday, 24 May 2024
Rishi Sunak and senior Tories have sparked the first major row of the election campaign by accusing "spineless" Sir Keir Starmer of "chickening out" of weekly TV debates.
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Keir Starmer Keir Starmer Leader of the British Labour Party since 2020

Starmer: We'll stop landlords conducting tenant bidding wars [Video]

Starmer: We'll stop landlords conducting tenant bidding wars

Sir Keir Starmer pledges Labour will introduce measures to stop landlords from "competing" against each other and from conducting "bidding wars" between tenants. The Labour leader adds that more house-building will lead to "less pressure" on the rental market. Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Starmer: Alleged Tory election betters should be suspended [Video]

Starmer: Alleged Tory election betters should be suspended

Sir Keir Starmer has called for the Conservative candidates accused of betting on the date of the general election to be suspended. The Labour leader adds if the candidates were his "they would be gone and their feet would not have touched the floor". Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Starmer and Reeves hold Q and A on policies at supermarket [Video]

Starmer and Reeves hold Q and A on policies at supermarket

Sir Keir Starmer has discussed plans to grow the economy, help university students and stop small boats crossing the English Channel, with supermarket workers in Wiltshire. Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves joined the Labour leader on the visit, and said, "I know the numbers for inflation came down today, but those higher prices seem to be locked in, and we need to bring some stability back to the economy". Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Starmer considering mandatory voter ID review

Sir Keir Starmer has said he is concerned by the impact of mandatory voter ID and is thinking of reviewing it if he gets into government. 
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Starmer: Tory manifesto is not worth paper it's written on [Video]

Starmer: Tory manifesto is not worth paper it's written on

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer accuses the Conservatives of having an unfunded manifesto 'not worth the paper it's written on'. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Conservative Party (UK) Conservative Party (UK) British political party

Gove: Election betting allegations far from idesl [Video]

Gove: Election betting allegations far from idesl

Michael Gove says allegations Conservative candidates carried out bets on the date of the general election are "far from ideal" and "deeply regrettable". The housing secretary adds that he hopes "in the fullness of time people find forgiveness". Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Labour: Conservatives have utterly let renters down [Video]

Labour: Conservatives have utterly let renters down

Labour's Michael Pennycook has said renters have been "completely let down by the Conservatives". The housing minister adds his party will "introduce legislation that will decisively level the playing field" between landlords and tenants without advocating hard rent control. Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Hunt: Winning this election will be very tough [Video]

Hunt: Winning this election will be very tough

Jeremy Hunt has admitted the Conservative Party are the "underdogs" in the upcoming general election and that winning it "is going to be very tough". Speaking at the Times CEO Summit in London, the chancellor added that he spent his entire first week as Liz Truss' chancellor "unpicking" the former prime minister's mini-budget. Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Second Tory candidate facing betting probe is married to party's head of campaigns

A second Conservative candidate facing an investigation over allegedly betting on the timing of the general election is married to the party's director of..
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Foreign Sec: Sunak announcing exciting policies for future [Video]

Foreign Sec: Sunak announcing exciting policies for future

Lord David Cameron says Rishi Sunak has "every day" announced "exciting policies for the future", adding the prime minister has shown "lots of energy" throughout the election campaign. Speaking on a visit to a farm in Cornwall, the foreign secretary adds the choice at the election is all about "having a plan" with the Conservatives or "more taxes with Labour". Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Rishi Sunak Rishi Sunak Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 2022

Labour: Election betting allegations are incredibly worrying [Video]

Labour: Election betting allegations are incredibly worrying

Labour's Michael Pennycook says allegations that two Conservative candidates placed bets on the date of the General Election are "incredibly worrying" and raise "serious questions for the prime minister". The shadow housing minister's comments come following reports one of Rishi Sunak's close protection officers had been suspended over the same thing. Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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PM: Inflation data shows our plan for economy is working [Video]

PM: Inflation data shows our plan for economy is working

Rishi Sunak says inflation falling to 2% "shows the plan we've put in place is working". Speaking on a visit to Sizewell B nuclear power station, the prime minister claims "all of the illegal migrants we've detained will be let out onto our streets" under a Labour government and that there would be "no deterrent" for small boat crossings. Report by Brooksl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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PM promises to 'stand up and fight' for farming industry [Video]

PM promises to 'stand up and fight' for farming industry

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak tells farmers he'll 'always have [their] backs' and promised to 'stand up and fight' for the industry. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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PM braves Devon waters on campaign visit [Video]

PM braves Devon waters on campaign visit

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak rides on a boat alongside Geoffrey Cox on before a election campaign visit in Devon. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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