“It’s obvious to many people now that the only we’re going to be able to get Brexit done is under a Conservative Government.”
WATCH: Javid – “We will ensure that we can invest more. But we will continue to live within our means.”
The Chancellor launches the Conservatives’ economic campaign as the election gets into gear.
WATCH: Johnson launches the Conservative campaign. He says: it’s me – or Corbyn’s “technicolour yawn” of a coalition
“Come with us, get Brexit done and take this country forward – or spend the whole of 2020 in a horrorshow of more dither and delay.”
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn tells a campaign rally in Essex that the Conservatives are trying to reintroduce Thatcherism under the Brexit banner.
WATCH: “I never thought that I would stand here and say that I’m a candidate to be PM,” says Lib Dem leader
Jo Swinson launches her party’s General Election campaign and insists “this is a not a normal election….people can choose a Liberal Democrat government.”
Marr criticises the Conservatives for “spending money like water” in a way they formerly criticised Labour for doing.
“I’ve thought very hard about this: how do I serve the cause of Brexit best?”
“I’m deeply saddened” to hear of the Jewish community’s concerns about the Labour Party, the Shadow Chancellor says.
WATCH: If Scotland voted for independence, would Sturgeon demand a second referendum on the exit deal? “No…”
“I don’t believe we should equate the two things,” the First Minister argues.
WATCH: Johnson on the Brexit Party – “The only consequence of voting for them…is that you’ll get Jeremy Corbyn”
The Prime Minister says he has ruled out a pact with any party, for the same reason.
He says his party is open to a ‘Leave Alliance’, but will go it alone if Johnson continues to rebuff their advances.
The best epitaph on his Speakership is provided in this series of interventions by the former Leader of the House.
“This was a horrific loss of life – and of course it was a tragedy that should never have happened”.
WATCH: A fly in the ointment? Blackford says that the EU citizens and 16 year olds should be able to vote.
The Government has pledged to pull the Bill in the event of either of these conditions being put into it.
WATCH: Yes, we do. “It is time for real change,” says Corbyn, indicating that his party won’t oppose a poll
“Labour backs a general election because we want this country to be rid of this reckless and destructive Conservative government.”