The Road To Number 10

Episodes

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Do the Polls Hold the Key*

Is it skill in timing - or lack of it - that is the main factor in determining the occupancy of Number 10? This is the sphere in which the role of the Polls can be crucial, and it is therefore important to examine the principles to which they should subscribe. In this the second broadcast in Radio Four's Special Election Year series, MICHAEL SHIELDS , Chairman of National Opinion Polls, is questioned by ANTHONY KING , Professor of Government, Essex University. Produced by MARTIN cox

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Shields

Unknown: Anthony King

Produced By: Martin Cox

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With only eight days left before polling, the pace is hotting up. Yesterday was Nomination Day. Will the outcome be affected by last-minute interventions or withdrawals? What are the main issues that have "emerged during the first full week of campaigning? How are the Parties handling them?

These are some of the questions which will be answered in tonight's edition of this special series.

Introduced by ANTHONY KING

Professor of Government in the University of Essex.

Produced by BERNARD TATE and MARTIN COX

9.58 Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Anthony King

Produced By: Bernard Tate

Produced By: Martin Cox

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What have the issues been and how have the Parties handled them? What are the factors that could be decisive on Polling Day? Irrespective of who wins the Election, who has conducted the most skilful campaign? These are some of the questions which will be answered in the last edition of this special series. Introduced by ANTHONY KING

Professor of Government in the University of Essex

Produced by BERNARD TATE

9.58 Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Anthony King