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It was The Sun wot won it.

Posted: September 30, 2009 in Miscellaneous
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In 1992 the Sun heavily backed the Conservative Party in the general election. John Major won the election and the Sun claimed that it was because of their support. They changed their political support to Tony Blair in 1997 and he went on to win the election that year. Since then, the Sun has backed the Labour government. Today, they decided to change support to the Conservatives under David Cameron. With an election next year, how much influence will the most popular newspaper in Britain have?

Use the links below to find out more.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/It’s_The_Sun_Wot_Won_It

http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/2661063/The-Sun-Says-Labours-lost-it.html

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