Brexit news: Why has ITV cancelled the Theresa May vs Jeremy Corbyn Brexit TV debate?

ITV has scrapped plans to air the much-hyped Brexit debate between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn - but what is the reason why?

The broadcaster had planned to show the head-to-head between the party leaders on Sunday night, two days before Tuesday’s crucial EU vote.

The BBC also dropped its plans to host the same debate on Tuesday over a disagreement about the show format.

Labour said the BBC’s proposal to include a range of political parties, was a "mish-mash, with a lopsided panel of other politicians and public figures" involved.

But Downing Street derided Labour’s criticisms as...
source: Express

2018-12-07 02:17
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