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The new north: how Labour lost its grip on the ‘red wall’

17 mins | Sep 23, 2021
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How new culture brings about new politics. Post-industrial England is turning blue, and there is much more to the shift than Brexit. Sebastian Payne travels thousands of miles across Britain to explore the places and the people of ten English constituencies that voted for the Conservative party for the first time in living memory. Here he reveals how "Labour's broken heartlands" are misunderstood.
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