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Channel 4 and Sky News will broadcast a live 90-minute programme this evening called ‘Cameron & Miliband Live: The Battle for Number 10,’ just days before parliament is dissolved and the election campaigns begin in earnest. Channel 4’s election night… Read more

On Monday (23rd March), Sky News and Facebook will host an ‘Ask The Chancellors’ event, giving an audience of entrepreneurs, start-up companies, and local businesses the opportunity to ask tough questions of George Osborne, Chancellor and Ed Balls, Shadow Chancellor… Read more

As the result of drawing of lots by the broadcasters (BBC, ITV, Sky and Channel 4) the order of the party leaders’ televised General Election debates is: 2 April: ITV – Debate between the party leaders of the Conservatives, Labour,… Read more

Stand Up Be Counted (SUBC), Sky News’ initiative where young people can speak out, share ideas and be heard, will work with Facebook to give viewers the chance to grill the political leaders who want to run the country after… Read more

The four broadcasters behind plans for televised General Election debates are today publishing new proposals to expand the debates. The BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky said the fresh initiative follows talks spanning three months with the Conservatives, Labour, the… Read more

On 5th January 2015, Sky News will launch ‘In the Margins’, a major, multi-media journalistic project that will examine 150 key marginal constituencies that will determine the outcome of the 2015 General Election. The project will launch with a day… Read more

The BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky today announce their joint plans to broadcast a series of party leader debates in the run up to the 2015 General Election. They have written to Prime Minister David Cameron, Labour Leader Ed… Read more

Jeremy Paxman will front Channel 4’s 2015 general election night coverage. In 2010 Channel 4 won critical-acclaim and impressive ratings for its coverage of the General Election (“The Alternative Election Night”). Broadcast live, it attracted a 10.4% audience share –… Read more

Sky News is to launch a new digital initiative that will amplify the voices of young people ahead of the General Election on May 7th next year. On Monday 1st September Sky News will launch ‘Stand Up Be Counted’, an… Read more