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1987 General Election

BBC Parliament

A chance to relive the 1987 general election that returned Margaret Thatcher to power for a historic third term. David Dimbleby presents the BBC's 12-hour results coverage. Show more


David Dimbleby
Peter Snow
Robin Day

BBC Parliament

About BBC Parliament

The UK’s only dedicated politics channel, with debates and committees from Westminster, Holyrood, Stormont, Cardiff Bay and Strasbourg and political programmes from across the UK.

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