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Category : General Election 2019

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TONY JOHNSON: Democracy going digital – a reflection on the general election 2019

Tony Johnson
This week’s commentary takes a mixed look at the General Election, the campaigns, results and reasons – particularly in the light of the ‘surprise result’....
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VOTE 2019: Wokingham teacher – I was hacked and I didn't tell Tory supporters to kill themselves

Phil Creighton
A WOKINGHAM schoolteacher said that his Twitter account was hacked after a message was posted last night urging Conservative supporters to kill themselves.  Minutes after...
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VOTE 2019: Matt Rodda thanks voters and vows to campaign against a hard Brexit, austerity and vows to tackle the climate emergency

Phil Creighton
MATT RODDA has spoked of his gratitude to Reading East voters for re-electing him as their MP for the second time.  He held on to...
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VOTE 2019: Sir John Redwood's majority slashed following Lib Dem challenge

Phil Creighton
RESIDENTS in Wokingham parliamentary constituency has decided to re-elect Sir John Redwood as MP but with a greatly reduced majority. In the 2017 general election,...
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VOTE 2019: Theresa May comfortably holds Maidenhead seat, but sees share of vote decline

Phil Creighton
IN MAIDENHEAD, Theresa May saw her share of the vote decline as the Lib Dem support increased. The former prime minister still won comfortably, with...
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VOTE 2019: Newcomer James Sunderland holds Bracknell for Conservatives

Phil Creighton
BRACKNELL has remained a Conservative seat after newcomer James Sunderland won the seat in the general election.  His 31,894 votes meant that he comfortably beat...