Spin, selfies and suspense as the race to the polls draws in

As the big day closes in, FErret anticipates a night of crisps and political departures

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This is it. The home stretch. The moment Barbara from Bristol has been waiting for.

Dentist appointments, Do They Know it’s Christmas? and now general elections are starting to come around far too quickly.

Taking the FE message to the people, FErret can tell you, isn’t always the smiley, selfie-by-the-roadsign experience that hashtagging political keenos would lead you to believe. Even the polls showing a national swing towards the Labour Party don’t convince FErret that Theresa May and Number 10’s Larry the Cat (nice guy) will be parting company.

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