Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson will go head-to-head in TV debates it has been announced.
The PM and Labour leader will square off on November the 19th on ITV. Jeremy Corbyn welcomed the announcement.
In a tweet the Labour leader said: This is a once in a generation election. So it’s welcome that Boris Johnson has accepted our challenge of a head to head TV debate.
The choice could not be clearer: Boris Johnson’s Conservatives protecting the privileged few or a Labour government on the side of the many.
Confirming the tussle ITV press tweeted: ITV will show the first head-to-head debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on 19th November.
Details of further multi-party debate and comprehensive general election coverage in due course.