Hunt Flip Flops on TV Debates

Jeremy Hunt took to Radio 4’s airwaves this morning to take a swing at Boris Johnson for apparently attempting to avoid Sunday’s Channel 4 TV debate. Ironic given that until this morning’s conversion Hunt had been looking for ways to avoid debates himself, having put out the line earlier this week that he will only take part in those that “all candidates agree to.” Now he’s had a last minute change of mind. Echoes of Corbyn’s 2017 debate strategy…

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Peter Mandelson tells Emma Barnett…

“I think that Jeremy Corbyn himself should search his conscience and ask himself whether he’s the best person to lead the Labour Party into the general election with the best chance of success for the party.”


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