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[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9414″] Sky News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=956,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Opening Ident [singlepic=15773] [singlepic=15774] [singlepic=15775] [singlepic=15777] [singlepic=15778] Mark Longhurst on Sunrise [singlepic=15779] [singlepic=15780] [singlepic=15781] [singlepic=15782] Dermot Muranghan in Westminster – 9-1pm [singlepic=15799] [singlepic=15813] Kay Burley in Westminster –… Read more

[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9412″] BBC News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=957,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Breakfast – Sian Williams in Westminster, Bill Turnbull in Studio [singlepic=15858] [singlepic=15859] Breakfast – Colette McBeth in Downing Street, Ben Wright in Westminster [singlepic=15861] [singlepic=15864] BBC News Special… Read more

[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9413″] ITV News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=958,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Lunchtime News – Alastair Stewart in Downing Street, Katie Derham in Westminster [singlepic=15950] [singlepic=15955] [singlepic=15967] [singlepic=15972] Evening News – Alastair Stewart and Mary Nightingale in Downing Street [singlepic=15976]… Read more

[jwplayer config=”Main Player” mediaid=”9082″] Five News – Election Launch [simpleviewer=953,500,600,*Image Gallery*] Matt Barbet in Westminster [singlepic=15703] [singlepic=15705] Andy Bell in Downing Street [singlepic=15706] [singlepic=15712] Peter Lane in Watford [singlepic=15717] [singlepic=15715] Graphics [singlepic=15709] [singlepic=15711] [singlepic=15708] [singlepic=15718]

[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9410″] Ask the Chancellors On Monday 29th March, Channel 4 hosted a debate between the Chancellor and shadow Chancellors on the economy, 5 days after the Budget Report. Alistair Daring, George Osborne and Vince Cable took… Read more

[jwplayer config=”Playlist Player” playlist.position=”right” playlistid=”9404″] BBC News BBC Budget Programme – 11:30am – 3pm on BBC 2 and BBC News Channel. Openers [singlepic=15494] [singlepic=15496] [singlepic=15498] [singlepic=15500] [singlepic=15502] [singlepic=15503] Presented by Huw Edwards [singlepic=15505] [singlepic=15521] With Jon Sopel in Westminster [singlepic=15510]… Read more

Vote ’05 Sky News’ main election results programme started at 9pm on May 5th – presented by political editor, Adam Boulton and the first female to present an election results programme in the UK, Julie Etchingham. Opening Shot of Presenters… Read more

Tony Blair Visits Buckingham Palace On 5th April 2005, Tony Blair visited Queen Elizabeth II to request the dissolution of Parliament on April 11th with voting day on May 5th [singlepic=15292] [singlepic=15293] [singlepic=15294] [singlepic=15302] Correspondents – Labour Michelle Clifford and… Read more

Vote ’05 Throughout the General Election campaign Sky News ran a series of programmes including ‘If I Were Prime Minister’ which gave public figures the chance to tell what they would do if they were in Downing Street. Contributors included… Read more

Vote ’05 The Sky News Reality Check scrutinised every Campaign promise and pledge using the best research and state of the art graphics to examine the parties’ claims and rhetoric.

Vote ’05 Sky Across Britain saw David Bowden use the SkyCopter to travel the length and breadth of the country testing public opinion on all the big Election issues.

Vote ’05 During the Pre-election campaign Sky News was live in the key marginal constituency of Rossendale and Darwen in Lancashire. Sky’s Kay Burley and Robert Nisbet got instant and on the ground reaction to the campaign’s twists and turns.