Robert Peston (@Peston )

Robert Peston

Bio ITV (pol ed), Speakers for Schools (founder), writer (WTF), Hospice UK (chairman), Arsenal (East Stand), Peston (as in #Peston show, 10.45pm Weds). So?
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iPhone : This is not an election where you can decide to move the dial a fraction or two in a leftward or rightward direction, where the choice is between one managerial suit rather than another. The structure of the nation is at stake. What will you choose? itv.com/news/2019-12-1…

iPhone : How Dads have always tidied up

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Twitter Web App : It is completely clear from video footage that Matt Hancock's adviser was not whacked by a protestor, as I was told by senior Tories, but that he inadvertently walked into a protestor's hand. I apologise for getting this wrong.

iPhone : Could Donald J. Trump really be forced out of the White House?

Robert Moore explains exactly how the impeachment process works
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Twitter Web App : a Johnson government would force radical change to public service broadcasting.

Twitter Web App : altogether (and presumably forcing BBC to move to more commercial or subscription model), or 2) turning the licence fee into something that looks much more like a voluntary payment, by decriminalising failure to pay for the licence. Apparently this is a very live issue and...

Twitter Web App : This is significant. Boris Johnson's aides , including Dominic Cummings, have been examining future of BBC licence fee. They and he believe it is no longer appropriate that it is a poll tax on every owner of a television. The two options are 1) scrapping fee... twitter.com/PaulBrandITV/s…

Twitter Web App : Jack Williment- Barr left to lie on coats for hours in a Leeds hospital. His refusal to look at the picture of Jack is Johnson saying "I don't want to own this". This is certainly the political moment of the day and could be the moment of the campaign.

Twitter Web App : This interview by Joe Pike captures the contradiction at the heart of Boris Johnson's campaign. He wants to be seen as campaigning to lead a "new" government, but Tories have been in power since 2010. So he finds it impossible to take responsibility for 4-year-old... twitter.com/Peston/status/…

iPhone : This election is billed as the most important for generations. And yet record numbers of people are undecided how to vote. If you are undecided, or if you have friends and family who are undecided, do you think in the end you and they will