Hitchhiker’s Guide

Sky News General Election

Sky News’ main election results programme started at 9pm on May 5th – presented by political editor, Adam Boulton and the first female to present an election results programme in the UK, Julie Etchingham. The Day After – May 6th

news events uk pre election

On 5th April 2005, Tony Blair visited Queen Elizabeth II to request the dissolution of Parliament on April 11th with voting day taking place on May 5th, 2005. Correspondents – Labour Michelle Clifford and Andrew Wilson with Tony Blair and...

news events uk if i were pm

Throughout the General Election campaign Sky News ran a series of programmes including ‘If I Were Prime Minister’ which gave public figures the chance to tell what they would do if they were in Downing Street. Contributors included poet Benjamin...