General Election 2017

In the 2015 General Election, the Tories won 11 seats, gaining three - making it the best Conservative performance [...]

28 May 2017
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Labour’s Ed Balls proved to be the most high-profile loser of the 2015 General Election in Yorkshire and the [...]

28 May 2017
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The South East of England can fairly be described as a Conservative party stronghold. In 2015 the Tories wiped [...]

28 May 2017
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Jeremy Corbyn has defended Labour's planned hike for corporation tax, saying it will help to tackle a "social [...]

28 May 2017
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This region is pretty much a sea of blue, so on first glance, it looks as if there will be more hotly-contested [...]

28 May 2017
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The West Midlands could prove a troubling area for Labour in the 2017 General Election. [...]

28 May 2017
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Some of the North East constituencies are among the first to declare in the UK.  [...]

28 May 2017
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The Liberal Democrats will be hoping to make a comeback in the South West at this year’s election, having experienced [...]

28 May 2017
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Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott said she has changed her views on the Irish Republican Army (IRA), after saying [...]

28 May 2017
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Northern Irish politics remains mostly separate from the rest of the UK, with none of the other top four parties [...]

28 May 2017
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London is home to many of the UK's most hotly contested seats, and there are usually a few shocks when the results [...]

28 May 2017
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There are 46 constituencies in the East Midlands and Conservatives are the dominant force here currently, holding [...]

28 May 2017
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Both the Conservatives and Labour are failing to tell the truth in their election manifestos, according to the [...]

26 May 2017
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Labour has surged in the polls in the last fortnight, closing the Conservative party lead to as little as five [...]

26 May 2017
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn today said he would take whatever action is necessary to keep the UK safe - and pointed [...]

26 May 2017
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The pound dropped below $1.29 against the US dollar overnight as polls revealed a surge in support for Labour [...]

26 May 2017
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A new YouGov poll has found Labour has eaten into the Conservatives' lead with the General Election less than [...]

26 May 2017
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will tomorrow resume his party’s full election campaign by declaring the war on [...]

25 May 2017
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Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that the UK's threat level will remain at "critical" for the time being [...]

25 May 2017
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The latest round of immigration figures have raised concerns with business groups, who say the numbers reflect [...]

25 May 2017
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Ukip are the first political party to declare an intention to return to national political campaigning in the [...]

24 May 2017
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Of the two main manifestos published last week, the Labour one seemed the more popular. Many voters are susceptible [...]

24 May 2017
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Millionaire Labour donor John Mills has pushed back against suggestions that party backers should fund a new political [...]

23 May 2017
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A huge 622,000 people applied to register their vote yesterday, cutting it close to the deadline for securing a [...]

23 May 2017
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I have just chaired a meeting of the government’s emergency committee COBR, where we discussed the details of [...]

23 May 2017
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The Conservatives were leading the early running in fundraising before Prime Minister Theresa May's snap election, [...]

23 May 2017
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Ministers are facing a new call to commit to more Brexit transparency, and reveal goals for EU negotiations immediately [...]

23 May 2017
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Prime Minister Theresa May defended her controversial manifesto promise to bring net migration down to the tens of [...]

22 May 2017
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The importance of the social contract has been pointed out by philosophers as far back as Socrates. [...]

22 May 2017
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