BBC Announces Tory Leadership Debates, Andrew Neil Interviews

BBC News has announced TV debate plans to cover the race to be the UK’s Next Prime Minister. The first event will consist of a TV debate hosted by Emily Maitlis for all candidates still in the running in mid June. The final two candidates as decided by MPs will then be invited to a special episode of Question Time with Fiona Bruce, and a head to head interview with Andrew Neil. Guido can’t see Tory candidates turning this down…

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