General Election 2019: trade figures react to Tory victory

General Election 2019: trade figures react to Tory victory

Publishing insiders have called for the trade "to get on the front foot" and "tirelessly" lobby Boris Johnson's new government, in the wake of last night's historic election which saw the Conservatives win their biggest majority since 1987.

Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page, Bluemoose Books founder Kevin Duffy and Stephen Lotinga, c.e.o. of the Publishers Association (PA) were among those reacting to the general election result, which saw many Labour strongholds decimated with Jeremy Corbyn declaring he will not fight another election as Labour leader.

This morning (Friday 13th December), the Tor...

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