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Watch: Alastair Campbell grilled over Brexit march hypocrisy

19 October 2018

9:31 AM

19 October 2018

9:31 AM

This weekend thousands of anti-Brexit protesters are expected to take to the streets in the name of the People’s Vote march – the campaign calling for a second referendum. Of all the ‘People’s Vote’ cheerleaders, Alastair Campbell is one of the loudest and he appeared on This Week to plug the event.

Only Andrew Neil had a question to ask which seemed to catch Tony Blair’s former spin doctor by surprise:

‘Over 1m people marched, urging the government – of which you were a central figure – not to invade Iraq. You ignored them. Why should this government take any notice of 100k Remainers calling for a second referendum?’


Mr S couldn’t have said it better himself..


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