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The 2019 UK general election: A motorist's view

With the general election just a week away, we outline some of the different parties' major car-related pledges The UK will stage its third general e...

The 2019 UK general election: A motorist's view

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The Guardian view on general election 2019: A fleeting chance to stop Boris Johnson in his tracks | Editorial The mood may be one of despair, but this election is critical to the country’s future. The best hope lies with Labour, despite its flawsBritain has n...
21:32, 2019-12-10

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson visits Queen as Tories kick off general election campaign Boris Johnson has left Downing Street to visit Buckingham Palace where he will inform the Queen of the General Election....
11:48, 2019-11-06

The Guardian view on general election calls: stay and finish the Brexit job | Editorial Boris Johnson wants to get rid of this House of Commons because it stands in the way of an even harder Brexit than he is letting onOliver Cromwell’s ...
20:56, 2019-10-27

When is the General Election 2019? Key UK election dates, debate schedules and results information Britain heads to the polls in just a few days' time for the first winter election in nearly a century...
12:40, 2019-12-02

General Election 2019: When was the last UK election and how many votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Theresa May's premiership was young when a lectern appeared on Downing Street in April 2017 and she called a snap election....
15:12, 2019-11-27

General Election 2019: How computers wrote BBC election result stories The BBC carried out its biggest test of machine-generated journalism to cover the general election....
14:16, 2019-12-13

General election 2019: 'Election now a fight for survival of NHS' says Corbyn Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says 'this election is now a fight for survival of our National Health Service.'...
14:28, 2019-11-27

UK general election 2019: Tories secure majority as Corbyn says he won't lead Labour into next election – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
06:28, 2019-12-13

UK general election 2019: Jo Swinson loses seat as Corbyn says he won't lead Labour into next election – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
05:04, 2019-12-13

General Election 2019 LIVE: Voters cast their ballots in historic election as polling stations open Millions of voters are casting their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
09:08, 2019-12-12

Israel election 2019 news: Israelis head to polls to vote in country's second general election in five months Israelis are heading to the polls to cast their vote in the country's second general election in five months....
10:40, 2019-09-17

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson addresses nation after visit to Queen starts election run in Boris Johnson has addressed the nation after his visited the Queen at Buckingham Palace began the run in to the General Election....
14:20, 2019-11-06

General Election 2019 LIVE: Voters flock to cast their ballots in historic election as polling stations open Millions of voters will cast their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
08:12, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson's snap election gamble set to pay off as exit poll predicts huge majority A general election exit poll has predicted a large majority for Boris Johnson's Conservative Party....
01:48, 2019-12-13

General Election Day 2019: What to know Tuesday is General Election Day 2019. Tucson voters will determine the next mayor and three open seats on the City Council in wards one, two and four...
13:52, 2019-11-05

General election 2019: What questions do you have? What do you want to know about polling, policies (or anything else) ahead of the 2019 general election?...
12:08, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Could the NHS be "up for sale"? The election starting gun has been fired, with Labour claiming the NHS will be sold to US companies....
17:24, 2019-11-01

Decision 2019: General Election Results  For more information about this Tuesday’s general election, click here....
03:32, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Have 17,000 NHS beds been cut in England? Is Labour right to say that 17,000 NHS beds have been cut by the Conservatives in England?...
18:40, 2019-12-10

General election debates 2019: When will the BBC and ITV shows air on TV? The BBC and ITV are set to host a number of debates in the build-up to the general election later this year....
18:16, 2019-11-08

The 2019 general election campaign – in pictures The bravado is over and it’s off to the polling stations. We take a look back at some of the lighter moments of the five-week campaign Continue readi...
08:04, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: The battle for your newsfeed Forget canvassing on doorsteps — in 2019, the most important electioneering takes place in the wild west of social media, and it's easy to game the s...
12:28, 2019-11-11

How to vote tactically in the 2019 UK general election Getty The upcoming UK general election could see unprecedented levels of tactical voting. Members of Parliament are preparing to back an election in ...
15:08, 2019-10-29

General Election 2019: NHS is in no way on the table, says Johnson Boris Johnson calls Labour's dossier a "diversionary tactic" and says "there will be no sale or privatisation of the NHS"....
14:28, 2019-11-27

When could the UK general election 2019 actually happen this year? It is looking increasingly likely that there could be a general election, with MPs divided over whether to press on with Boris Johnson's Brexit deal....
15:04, 2019-10-24

General election 2019: Is the NHS the best health service possible? The major parties in England have pledged billions more for the NHS over the next five years....
02:52, 2019-11-14

David Squires on … football and the 2019 general election It’s election week, which means the worlds of football and politics have collided. With dismal consequencesTake a look through David’s archive of car...
12:16, 2019-12-10

General Election 2019: The Facebook influencers you've never heard of Far from newspaper offices and TV studios, committed volunteer activists have created an alternative Facebook media universe....
09:04, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Lib Dems promise 20,000 more teachers The party is promising billions more for schools in England, taken from a £50bn so-called "Remain bonus"....
10:40, 2019-11-20

General election 2019: Johnson 'could look at' abolishing BBC licence fee The prime minister questions whether funding the broadcaster out of general taxation "makes sense"....
17:24, 2019-12-09

General election 2019: Why you should think climate change not Brexit Brexit may seem important right now, but whoever wins the election will be in charge halfway to 2030 – a crucial time in efforts to limit dangerous w...
12:12, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Under-30s question politicians in TV debate The BBC Question Time debate also saw fiery exchanges on climate change, electoral reform and trust....
16:12, 2019-12-10

General election 2019: What we learned on first day of the campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn took shots at each other as their election campaigns got off to a firey start on Wednesday....
09:48, 2019-11-01

General election 2019: Row over Labour's 'NHS for sale' claim Jeremy Corbyn says he has proof the NHS is part of US/UK trade talks - but the Tories reject his claim....
20:40, 2019-11-27

Here is the full breakdown of the UK 2019 general election results Getty Here are the full results from the UK general election. The exit poll suggests the Tories will win 368 seats, compared to Labour's 191. View Bu...
01:04, 2019-12-13

General Election 2019: Huw Edwards to lead BBC coverage The presenter and newsreader says he hopes "to put his 35 years of experience to good use"....
15:40, 2019-11-04

What UK political parties are promising in the 2019 general election Business Insider The UK will go to the polls on December 12. The major parties all have radically different policies on everything from Brexit, to He...
11:24, 2019-11-26

General election 2019: Could climate change become a top priority? Polling suggests the environment is one of three key issues for voters - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions...
03:40, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: What parties' environment promises really mean It's the greenest election campaign ever - but how much are the parties promising on climate change?...
03:24, 2019-11-28

How to watch the General Election 2019 results live on TV The general election is fast approaching with millions of Brits set to head to the polls this week....
07:28, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Ads are 'indecent, dishonest and untruthful' Campaigners say fact checks of political ads must become legally required after a "fake news" election....
14:28, 2019-12-10

General Election 2019: where do the parties stand on motoring? News 15 Nov, 2019 With the UK electorate going to the polls on 12 December, we explain the policies each party has in store for motorists...
15:04, 2019-11-15

General election 2019: Is grime still for Jeremy Corbyn? MCs came out in support of the Labour leader in 2017 but there's near silence from artists this time around....
12:00, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Can the NHS boost nurse numbers by 50,000? The Conservative manifesto pledges a big increase in nurse numbers in England - is it realistic?...
17:36, 2019-11-25

How accurate are opinion polls for UK general election 2019? Exactly two weeks from today, millions of people across the country will be voting in the General Election on December 12....
14:44, 2019-11-28

General election 2019: How many 'new' NHS hospitals are Conservatives building? It's not six completely new hospitals - some involve redeveloping existing buildings and sites....
17:12, 2019-12-04

General election candidates 2019 for London: Who are the MPs in my constituency? London's 73 constituencies usually prove a crucial battleground in any general election and this year is no different....
17:36, 2019-11-28

General election 2019: Labour pledges free broadband for all Labour would part-nationalise BT to deliver the policy and tax tech giants to help cover the £20bn cost....
00:48, 2019-11-15

General Election 2019: Remain groups 'rush' to buy Twitter ads before ban Several groups have placed last-minute ads on Twitter before the platform bans political promotions....
01:40, 2019-11-22

Dogs at polling stations: The best snaps throughout the UK on general election day 2019 In one of the great traditions of British politics, people are posting pictures of their dogs as they head out to vote in the general election....
10:36, 2019-12-12

The London constituencies to watch tonight in UK general election 2019 Seats in London could prove the difference in this election with high-profile candidates hoping to boost their parties' totals....
13:48, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Facebook bans Tory ad over BBC footage The social media giant says the Tory video infringed the BBC's intellectual property rights....
10:44, 2019-12-02

General Election 2019: Don't politicise health service - NHS boss The head of NHS Providers urges politicians to avoid making "empty promises" over the health service....
02:44, 2019-11-04

General Election 2019: Can Remainers tip balance in bellwether Battersea? In previously staunch Labour council estates, the Lib Dems tell Sophia Sleigh that support for them is growing as resentment continues to fester over...
15:32, 2019-11-08

Tears and cheers: UK general election night 2019 – in pictures The Guardian’s picture editors bring you the best images from another dramatic election night in which Labour party support collapsed across the coun...
14:28, 2019-12-13

General election 2019: BBC complains to Tories over Facebook advert BBC lawyers ask the Tories to stop running a Facebook advert using edited footage of its reporters....
09:52, 2019-11-29

General election 2019: Labour Party hit by second cyber-attack The party says the first DDoS attack against it failed and it has "ongoing security processes in place"....
19:04, 2019-11-12

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on the NHS The party says it would tax the "wealthiest" to cut hospital waiting times if it wins the election....
02:52, 2019-11-13

The constituencies to watch and most marginal seats in UK general election 2019 General elections always entail a few upsets, with some big names inevitably falling every time the nation goes to the polls....
16:40, 2019-12-11

General election 2019: Tory pledge to boost GP numbers But a previous Conservative pledge to recruit an extra 5,000 GPs by 2020 is not close to being met....
04:20, 2019-11-09

General election 2019: NHS policy check - what to look out for in party manifestos If you care about what the parties are promising on the NHS, here are some key issues to watch for....
10:08, 2019-11-14

General Election 2019: NHS boss - Parties 'ducked' big issues Chris Hopson says election debate has "fallen short" with regard to long-term solutions for the NHS....
02:04, 2019-12-09

General Election 2019: Facebook takes down 'political' advertising The ads highlighted spending of £25m in certain towns - and all those places have marginal constituencies....
11:40, 2019-11-02

General election 2019: Who is strongest on climate change action? The 'Climate Election' has seen an almost daily bidding war on who will plant the most trees, insulate homes the fastest and produce the most green e...
19:16, 2019-11-25

General election 2019: How big an issue is climate change for voters? Polling suggests the environment is a concern for more voters than ever - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their question...
10:56, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Labour pledges to electrify UK bus fleet It wants to electrify UK buses by 2030, but the Tories say Labour would "scrap vital new roads"....
06:32, 2019-12-07

General election 2019: Labour say NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
02:32, 2019-12-01

General election 2019: Row over Boris Johnson debate 'empty chair' Conservatives say Channel 4 broke impartiality rules while Labour claims the PM is "hiding from scrutiny"....
09:12, 2019-11-29

General election 2019: Lib Dems propose £10k 'skills wallet' for all adults Money for training courses will be made available to adults of all ages, under the Lib Dem plan....
15:52, 2019-11-11

General election 2019: Labour 'beats other parties on climate change' Friends of the Earth rates the party above the Greens and Lib Dems in its environment policy survey....
07:28, 2019-12-07

General election 2019: Child poverty 'will rise' under Conservative plans New analysis of election manifestos shows no major UK party's plans would reduce child poverty....
11:20, 2019-11-26

UK general election 2019 campaign in pictures as nation heads to the polls As the country heads to the polls today, we reflect in pictures on what has been a short, tumultuous and "historic" election campaign....
13:04, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Tory plan to attract more NHS staff from abroad The Royal College of Nursing says the proposed "NHS visa" will not do enough to fix staff shortages....
06:12, 2019-11-08

General election 2019: Ex-miner on the march for a Tory majority in Parliament The fight for the once rock-solid Labour seat of Ashfield in Nottinghamshire's former coal mining heartland is poised to be one of the defining conte...
11:28, 2019-11-15

General Election 2019: Beyonce and Jay-Z used as 'hoax' to get people to register to vote Marvyn Harrison tweeted that Beyonce and Jay-Z had split - but linked to the voter registration site....
23:08, 2019-11-23

Dark arts and dirty tricks: the 2019 general election online Media editor Jim Waterson tells Anushka Asthana how political parties are pushing the limits of what is allowed in the unregulated space of social me...
04:24, 2019-11-07

General election 2019: Labour vows to end dental check-up charges Check-up charges in England of £22.70 will be scrapped under a Labour government, the party says....
01:52, 2019-11-17

General election 2019: PM puts corporation tax cuts on hold to help fund NHS Boris Johnson says public services will benefit as planned corporation tax cuts are put on hold....
17:56, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Labour pledges to cap class sizes at 30 pupils The party promises to recruit nearly 20,000 extra teachers in England over five years if it wins power....
01:56, 2019-12-05

General election 2019: Income tax rise will boost NHS budget - Lib Dems The penny rise would allow it to match Labour's NHS front-line spending plans, the party says....
04:04, 2019-11-19

General election 2019: Labour pledges to save free TV licences The party's deputy leader Tom Watson says removing the benefit for over-75s was "utterly callous"....
07:28, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: Labour says NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
09:56, 2019-12-01

General election 2019: Labour pledges to electrify England's bus fleet It wants to electrify England's buses by 2030, but the Tories say Labour would "scrap vital new roads"....
18:36, 2019-12-07

What UK political parties are promising as voters go to the polls in the 2019 general election Business Insider British voters go to the polls on Thursday for the most important election for decades. The major parties all have radically differe...
10:56, 2019-12-12

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn claims 'Corbynmania' has returned as 2019 campaign begins Jeremy Corbyn said "millions" are resting their hopes on a Labour government as he fired up party supporters on his first campaign stop in the ultra-...
19:00, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Lib Dems pledge £100bn climate fund over five years Sir Ed Davey will promise to "jump-start" efforts to tackle the "climate emergency" in a speech on Friday....
11:16, 2019-11-15

General election 2019: Gower Tory candidate apologises for Facebook post Francesca O'Brien apologises for saying people on the programme Benefits Street "need putting down"....
11:08, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: 'Cyber-attack' on Labour Party digital platforms The party says the "large-scale" DDoS attack failed, but it had affected some campaign activities....
12:36, 2019-11-12

General election 2019: Tories stand by Gower candidate over Facebook post Francesca O'Brien apologises for saying people on the programme Benefits Street "need putting down"....
19:24, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge extra childcare support Jeremy Corbyn pledges £1bn to open new Sure Starts, while Lib Dems offer childcare from nine months....
12:12, 2019-11-09

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge wider access to HIV drug The parties say anyone who needs it should be able to access the HIV prevention drug, PrEP....
00:52, 2019-12-01

General election odds 2019: Tories at evens to win December snap poll Bookmakers believe the Tory Party is on course for a win at the next general election after MPs backed a December 12 poll last night....
14:28, 2019-10-30

General election 2019: Greens call for £100bn a year for climate action Co-leader Sian Berry urges £100bn a year to be spent on climate action at the party's campaign launch....
18:28, 2019-11-06

Next UK general election odds 2019: Tories on course for win after bookies price them at 10/11 to secure majority The Tory Party is heading for a general election win if a snap poll was to take place in December, according to the bookies....
14:56, 2019-10-29

General election 2019: Labour pledges billions for home energy upgrades The party says a huge programme to fund household energy-saving would reduce bills and create jobs....
01:52, 2019-11-03

General election 2019 polls: Tories given 14-point lead over Labour in fresh survey The Tories have a 14-point lead over Labour and are set to be the biggest party following the general election, according to a new poll....
09:08, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: nation faces 'historic' choice – polling day live news Both Labour and Conservatives say vote offers stark choice between the two parties. Follow the latest developments, live 6.27am GMT Corbyn’s team are...
07:36, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: One in four undecided Brits could swing vote as UK polls tip Tory win Millions of voters are casting their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
13:04, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: voters queue for 'most important poll in a generation' – live news Both Labour and Conservatives say vote offers stark choice between the two parties. Follow the latest developments – liveWho to vote for: bite-size g...
13:48, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tory win but one in four undecided voters could swing results Millions of voters are casting their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
14:32, 2019-12-12

Lib Dem manifesto 2019 LIVE: Follow the launch as Jo Swinson lays out policies for UK general election bid Jo Swinson launches the Liberal Democrats' manifesto today, promising to cancel Brexit, pump £10bn extra into schools across the country and lead the...
17:44, 2019-11-20

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tories to win but one in four undecided voters could swing results Millions of voters are casting their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
18:12, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Labour plans to teach British Empire injustice in schools The party also wants to tackle the black and ethnic minority pay gap in its "faith and race manifesto"....
11:20, 2019-11-26

UK general election 2019: Boris Johnson returns to No 10 after meeting the Queen – live news Updates and reaction as Conservatives seal historic victory and Boris Johnson says Brexit is now the ‘unarguable decision of the British people’Full ...
13:08, 2019-12-13

General election 2019: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage says he may vote Tory Nigel Farage says he wants to see the Conservative manifesto before deciding whether to vote for Boris Johnson's party on December 12....
18:08, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Reddit says UK-US trade talks document leak 'linked to Russia' The papers had their first wide burst of attention when unveiled in the election campaign by Labour....
03:24, 2019-12-07

UK general election 2019: Labour's red wall crumbles as Tories take key seats – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
04:32, 2019-12-13

General election 2019: Corbyn tells voters to 'make sure their voice is heard' – live news As Labour sells its manifesto, the Tories will announce a 3% increase in stamp duty for non-UK residents Sign up here to get the election briefing in...
09:08, 2019-11-22

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down more Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:08, 2019-11-14

General Election 2019: As national campaign rages, centre-ground Tories canvass on their terms Julian Glover joins Nickie Aiken on the trail in SW1 and the affable no-hoper in Islington North fighting got Corbyn's seat...
14:40, 2019-12-02

General election 2019: Corbyn promises investment 'on scale you have never known' at manifesto launch – live news Party promises record investment blitz and to scrap tuition fees and universal creditJeremy Corbyn launches most radical Labour manifesto in decadesA...
15:16, 2019-11-21

General election 2019: exit polls due at 10pm as final hour of voting under way – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
22:52, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party's policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch their manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories are to announce 3% ext...
12:44, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
14:40, 2019-11-22

ITV debate news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for general election 2019 stand off Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
10:00, 2019-11-19

General Election 2019 latest: Huw Edwards to host BBC coverage on December 12 after David Dimbleby steps down Huw Edwards will take over general election coverage for the BBC after David Dimbleby retired following almost 40 years at the helm....
14:08, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson repeats intention to ‘get Brexit done’ in order to focus on domestic issues. Keep up with all the latest newsJohnson tax pledge to ‘put money...
15:36, 2019-11-24

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson set to fire starting gun on Tory campaign Boris Johnson is set to fire the starting gun on the Conservative Party's general election campaign....
21:32, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – as it happened Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
00:24, 2019-11-25

General Election 2019: From an ice sculpture to fake news rows, the highs and lows from the campaign trail Mr Farage was rocked by a defector and two activists being fired over racist comments later in the campaign....
20:56, 2019-12-11

General election 2019: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
19:08, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Corbyn tells voters to 'make sure their voice is heard' - live news As Labour sells its manifesto, the Tories will announce a 3% increase in stamp duty for non-UK residents Sign up here to get the election briefing in...
08:16, 2019-11-22

General Election results 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Conservative win but one in four undecided voters could swing outcome Millions of voters are casting their ballots today in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
17:32, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Corbyn criticises 'hostile environment' immigration policy – live news Boris Johnson changes his visit after protesters gathered, plus all the latest from the election campaign today Read Andrew Sparrow’s evening electio...
21:40, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn vows to clamp down on multinational companies offshoring their tax bills Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to stop multinational companies offshoring their tax bills to "lower tax regimes"....
18:32, 2019-11-23

Boris Johnson will put forward new bid for general election, says Attorney General Geoffrey Cox Geoffrey Cox appeared to let slip Government plans to table an election motion as he responded to a call for Boris Johnson to resign in the Commons t...
14:56, 2019-09-25

General Election 2019 LIVE: Latest news and updates as millions of UK voters prepare to cast their ballot Millions of voters are preparing to cast their ballot in the third UK general election in less than five years....
00:20, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn pledges £845 million for children battling mental health problems Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to give every child access to mental health support by spending £845 million if Labour succeeds in the general election....
11:00, 2019-11-11

UK general election 2019: exit poll predicts 86-seat Conservative landslide majority – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
01:00, 2019-12-13

UK general election 2019 news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
11:20, 2019-10-30

General election 2019: Finchley and Golders Green in focus as Lib Dem Luciana Berger takes on Tories and Labour Labour defector Luciana Berger is on the trail of voters angry at anti-Semitism. David Cohen meets her and the other candidates in an epic three-way ...
11:28, 2019-11-13

General election news 2019 LIVE: Tories and Liberal Democrats compete with tree-planting pledges Meanwhile, Labour's Jeremy Corbyn will hold a gathering of senior party figures today to finalise their 2019 general election manifesto....
11:28, 2019-11-16

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Lib Dems to boost NHS with income tax rise and Tories to toughen stance on law and order The Lib Dems plan to give the NHS a £35 billion boost by raising income tax by a penny, Labour has pledged to increase wildlife crime officer numbers...
04:32, 2019-11-19

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
19:48, 2019-11-24

General election 2019: voting enters final hours in 'most important poll in a generation' – live news Both Labour and Conservatives say vote offers stark choice between the two parties. Follow the latest developments liveWho to vote for: bite-size gui...
20:36, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: Conservatives on course for large majority as exit poll predicts it will pick up 368 seats A general election exit poll has predicted a large majority for Boris Johnson's Conservatives....
23:16, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 20,000 more police officers alongside tougher sentencing. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story: Johnson laun...
16:24, 2019-11-24

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tories to win as Britons dash to cast votes in final hours Voters have less than two hours to cast their ballots in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
21:32, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tories to win as Britons dash to cast votes in final hour Voters have less than an hour to cast their ballots in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
22:32, 2019-12-12

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson has pitched a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
16:52, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservative's 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
18:12, 2019-11-24

General election 2019: PM addressing nation and Andrew Bridgen apologising among today's key political moments Boris Johnson today fired the starting gun on the general election campaign as the Tory party dealt with a torrent of gaffes....
19:00, 2019-11-06

UK general election 2019: exit poll predicts 86-seat Tory landslide majority – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
23:52, 2019-12-12

General election 2019: Johnson, Corbyn, Sturgeon and Swinson prepare for Question Time special – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
19:00, 2019-11-22

General election 2019 latest: Hugh Grant canvasses with Lib Dem supporters to unseat Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab Actor Hugh Grant took to the streets with Liberal Democrats supporters campaigning to unseat Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab....
19:32, 2019-12-07

General election 2019: Farage claims Tories using 'abuse' to get Brexit party candidates off ballot – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
14:04, 2019-11-14

UK general election 2019 vote LIVE: Britain on course for December poll after Labour said it would back Boris Johnson's bid The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
14:16, 2019-10-29

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Nigel Farage unveils 600 Brexit Party candidates as new Speaker is elected Nigel Farage is set to to unveil the 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
15:44, 2019-11-04

General Election 2019 LIVE: Brexit Party MEPs abandon Farage to back Tories in boost for Boris Three Brexit Party MEPs have quit the party to back Boris Johnson's Brexit deal and the Conservatives instead....
12:00, 2019-12-05

General election 2019: Protest prompts last-minute cancellation of Boris Johnson campaign visit to Glastonbury bakery A protest prompted Boris Johnson to cancel a general election campaign visit to a bakery over "security concerns"....
15:16, 2019-11-14

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Former chancellor Philip Hammond to stand down as Brexit Party tour kicks off Former Tory chancellor Philip Hammond has announced he will step down as an MP at the general election in December....
17:20, 2019-11-05

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jo Swinson launches Lib Dems campaign as Brexit Party kick off tour The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
11:28, 2019-11-05

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
09:24, 2019-11-06

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Tories and Labour unveil rival housing plans as Lib Dems vow tax increase for frequent flyers The Tories and Labour have launched rival plans to tackle England's housing shortage, with the Lib Dems planning on increasing tax for frequent flyer...
05:36, 2019-11-21

UK General election news 2019 LIVE: Ian Austin in stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn as Tom Watson resignation shocks Labour Former Labour MP Ian Austin has launched a stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn, calling him "unfit" to run the country and urging voters to back Boris J...
10:32, 2019-11-07

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
12:24, 2019-11-04

UK general election 2019: Labour's red wall starts to crumble as exit poll predicts Tory majority – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
03:20, 2019-12-13

General election 2019: Boris Johnson cancels Glastonbury event at short notice as protest gathers – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
15:08, 2019-11-14

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jo Swinson makes £50bn Remain pledge as Brexit Party kick off tour The Liberal Democrats have launched their general election campaign, with Jo Swinson telling voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn Remain ...
12:28, 2019-11-05

General election 2019: Nigel Farage plays down claims Brexit party could split leave vote – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
15:32, 2019-11-22

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Tories plan higher stamp duty for non-UK residents as Lib Dems promise 300,000 homes a year The Tories have pledged to increase the stamp duty rate for non-UK residents and the Lib Dems are promising to building 300,000 homes a year....
03:36, 2019-11-22

General election 2019 latest: Nigel Farage says he stopped hung parliament by making Brexit Party candidates stand down Nigel Farage has claimed his decision to stand down candidates in Tory-held seats stopped a hung Parliament....
01:48, 2019-12-13

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour offers six years of free study for adults as Lib Dems pledge £5bn flood defence fund Labour has unveiled plans to give every adult the right to six years of free study and the Liberal Democrats have pledged a £5 billion fund for flood...
08:44, 2019-11-12

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Conservatives and Labour's Armed Forces plans while Liberal Democrats promise a £10,000 Skills Wallet Labour and the Conservatives are continuing the focus on voters with links to the Armed Forces with their latest policy announcements....
11:00, 2019-11-11

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour plan to close pay gap, Lib Dems on tackling hate crime and Tory green energy spending The Lib Dems have unveiled plans to tackle hate crime and protect places of worship, Labour has vowed to close the gender pay gap within a decade and...
07:40, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Tory candidate Charlie Elphicke quits to fight sexual assault allegations... as wife stands in his place Charlie Elphicke has stood down as the Conservative candidate for Dover and Deal to fight allegations he sexually assaulted two women in incidents a ...
22:20, 2019-11-08

General Election 2019: Liberal Democrats and Scottish National Party case against ITV for being left out of leaders debate to start in High Court High Court judges will hear a legal challenge against ITV over an election debate which excludes the Liberal Democrat and SNP leaders....
06:24, 2019-11-18

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
01:24, 2019-11-07

Brexit latest: What time is the UK general election vote today? When will the election be if it is passed? It is looking ever more likely there will be a pre-Christmas general election, with Boris Johnson to once again ask MPs to vote on the issue....
13:04, 2019-10-29

General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – as it happened SNP leader speaks in Edinburgh as parties’ promises take shapeRevealed: private surgery for NHS patients soars under ToriesShifty shades of May: John...
19:44, 2019-11-08

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – live updates Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
21:16, 2019-11-06

General election news latest: Independent MP John Woodcock to step down at December election Labour turned independent MP John Woodcock has announced he will step down at the General Election in December because he is expecting a baby with hi...
16:52, 2019-11-04

General election: Corbyn says Alun Cairns should stand down as Tory election candidate – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignDon’t sign pledges on NHS or climate, Tory HQ tells candidatesRees-Mo...
18:44, 2019-11-06

Election news latest: Party leaders in final push for votes as general election looms Party leaders are making last-ditch push for votes as the UK enters the final week of General Election campaigning ahead of the vote this Thursday....
08:44, 2019-12-09

General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – live news SNP leader speaks in Edinburgh as parties’ promises take shapeJohnson accused of misunderstanding own Brexit deal after NI remarksWho are the favouri...
13:36, 2019-11-08

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson fires starting gun on Tory campaign as Labour's Tom Watson announces resignation Boris Johnson has fired the starting gun on the Conservative general election campaign, saying that it will be "the most important in a generation"....
21:56, 2019-11-06

UK general election 2019 news LIVE: Nigel Farage to launch Brexit Party campaign amid Donald Trump interview fallout Nigel Farage is to launch the Brexit Party's general election campaign today amid fallout from a controversial interview he conducted with the US Pre...
09:48, 2019-11-01

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to commit to doing interview with Andrew Neil before election – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
16:24, 2019-12-05

General Election LIVE: Boris Johnson's snap election gamble set to pay off as he heads for landslide victory A general election exit poll has predicted a large majority for Boris Johnson's Conservative Party, a forecast that is already being borne out in res...
03:12, 2019-12-13

Lib Dem manifesto 2019 LIVE: Jo Swinson officially launches General Election manifesto Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has officially launched her party's General Election manifesto at a cabaret club in Camden....
18:48, 2019-11-20

General election odds: UK vote in 2019 'extremely likely' amid Brexit turmoil Speculation that a general election will be held this year is growing after bookies slashed the odds on a 2019 vote....
11:32, 2019-09-03

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn kicks off election campaign as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Jeremy Corbyn is launching his election campaign with his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
12:48, 2019-10-31

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib ...
10:20, 2019-05-27

UK general election news LIVE: Britain on course for December election after Labour said it would back government's bid for early poll The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
13:04, 2019-10-29

General election 2019: The turnout campaign 'reaching far more young people than any political party' A campaign aiming to get the biggest ever turnout of young people in next month's general election is "reaching more young people than any of the mai...
11:08, 2019-11-17

General election news latest: Boris Johnson will pull early election bill if EU citizens and 16 year olds given vote Prime Minister Boris Johnson has threatened to pull his bill for a December 12 election if amendments to allow 16 year olds and EU citizens to vote p...
18:40, 2019-10-29

General election odds: Bookies back October 2019 vote with UK 'heading for hung parliament' Bookmakers believe a 2019 election is on the cards after MPs voted to take control of parliamentary business late last night....
17:40, 2019-09-04

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
06:08, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Pop stars and actors rally behind Jeremy Corbyn, calling him 'last stand' for England A host of celebrities have rallied behind Jeremy Corbyn's bid for Number 10, calling him the "last stand" for England....
23:52, 2019-11-24

General election 2019: Labour vows to out spend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
02:00, 2019-11-13

UK General Election news 2019 LIVE: Sajid Javid pledges 'new economic era' if Tories elected Sajid Javid has said the Conservatives will increase borrowing to pay for new infrastructure as he heralded new fiscal rules for a "new economic era"...
12:48, 2019-11-07

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage urged to 'go further' after backing away from Tory-held seats Nigel Farage has been urged to "go further" after promising to give 317 sitting Conservative MPs a clear run at December's election....
08:44, 2019-11-12

General Election 2019: Conservatives vow to stop 'vexatious' legal action against armed forces veterans Boris Johnson has pledged to change the law to protect Armed Forces veterans from vexatious legal action, as the General Election campaign enters its...
07:40, 2019-11-11

General election 2019: Tory and Labour spending pledges are 'not deliverable', says Institute for Fiscal Studies He also warned the Conservatives and Labour about the promises they were making, saying they need to be "very careful"....
18:24, 2019-11-12

General election 2019 LIVE: Labour slams 'fake news' claim from Tories about tax rise under Jeremy Corbyn Labour has accused the Tories of "fake news" after the party claimed taxpayers would have to fork out an extra £2,4000 every year under Jeremy Corbyn...
09:28, 2019-11-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson vows to take Brexit deal back to MPs 'before you cook your Christmas turkey' Boris Johnson says his Brexit deal could be brought back to Parliament "before you cook your Christmas turkey"....
16:28, 2019-12-05

General election 2019: Today's key political moments as Philip Hammond quits as MP and Labour's London lead is halved It's been a busy day in the world of politics, with former chancellor Philip Hammond quitting as an MP and an exclusive poll revealing Labour's Londo...
19:04, 2019-11-05

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Lib Dems to launch campaign as Jeremy Corbyn accuses PM of 'hijacking Brexit' to sell off the NHS The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
09:52, 2019-11-05

General election 2019: Nigel Farage faces furious backlash as Brexit Party candidate claims he 'dropped us like a stone' Nigel Farage is facing a furious backlash from Brexit Party candidates as one accused him of dropping candidates "like a stone"....
11:52, 2019-11-12

General election 2019: Boris Johnson blasts Jeremy Corbyn as 'naive to the point of dangerous' over Islamic State leader Boris Johnson has labelled Jeremy Corbyn "naive to the point of being dangerous" after he suggested the leader of Islamic State should have been arre...
20:04, 2019-11-13

UK General Election news 2019 LIVE: John McDonnell promises billions to public as Sajid Javid pledges 'new economic era' Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell today pledged £400bn in infrastructure spending in a bid to cause "an irreversible shift in the balance of power and...
16:40, 2019-11-07

General election 2019: Nigel Farage ally and millionaire backer Arron Banks warns him he has 48 hours to 'save Brexit' Nigel Farage has been warned he has just 48 hours to "save Brexit" by his long-time ally and millionaire backer Arron Banks....
23:32, 2019-11-12

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Public service broadband, investment in 'overlooked' communities and £100bn fund to combat climate change Labour has promised free public service broadband for all, the Tories want to invest in "overlooked" communities and the Lib Dems plan to pump an ext...
06:48, 2019-11-15

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head to head in debate as Jo Swinson loses legal challenge in High Court Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will go head to head in a leadership debate tomorrow after the Liberal Democrats and SNP lost a legal challenge in th...
21:36, 2019-11-18

General Election 2019: Labour's £20bn pledge for free broadband is labelled a 'fantasy plan' Labour's £20 billion pledge to deliver a British Broadband public service has been labelled a "fantasy plan" by Nicky Morgan....
05:08, 2019-11-15

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn calls Nigel Farage a 'one trick pony' as Brexit Party kick off tour Jeremy Corbyn called Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage a "one trick pony" whose party had nothing to offer Labour leave voters at his party's campaign...
16:40, 2019-11-05

General election 2019 latest LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for TV head-to-head as Tories get tough on crime and Labour blasts billionaire tax breaks Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
08:24, 2019-11-19

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Lib Dems promise 20,000 more teachers, Labour 'wage war' on poverty and Tories offer justice system cash boost The Lib Dems are promising to recruit 20,000 more teachers, the Tories says they will give the justice system a cash boost to speed up rape prosecuti...
05:04, 2019-11-20

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn slams government's 'woeful' response to flooding in northern England Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has blasted Boris Johnson's government over its "woeful" response to flooding in northern England....
15:44, 2019-11-12

Labour manifesto 2019 launch LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn's party to set out 'radical' vision for UK ahead of general election Jeremy Corbyn will launch Labour's manifesto in which he is set to promise a "radical" plan to "transform" the nation today....
10:48, 2019-11-21

General election 2019 LIVE: Tories attack Labour over £20bn pledge for free broadband as celebs refuse to vote for Jeremy Corbyn's party amid anti-Semitism rows The Tories have attacked Labour over a £20 billion pledge to deliver a free British Broadband public service....
08:40, 2019-11-15

Theresa May speaks out over 'disappointing' EU election result days after quitting... as Nigel Farage eyes general election Theresa May has spoken out about her party's humiliating night in the European elections, saying she "sincerely hopes these results focus minds in Pa...
14:48, 2019-05-27

General election live: Corbyn should not resign immediately if Labour loses election, says McCluskey - live news Shadow chancellor speaks about Labour’s economic policy, ahead of Johnson and Corbyn’s first TV debate Sign up for Andrew Sparrow’s daily election br...
18:00, 2019-11-19

General election result 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson says he is 'humbled' as he vows to 'end the gridlock' after landslide win Boris Johnson has declared that the Conservative Party has "ended the gridlock" as he celebrated "the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s"....
08:32, 2019-12-13

General election news 2019: Jeremy Corbyn says 'unanimous agreement' reached on 'radical' Labour manifesto Jeremy Corbyn has said he has secured "unanimous agreement" on a manifesto that gives the "promise of a better Britain"....
20:40, 2019-11-16

General election 2019: Boris Johnson calls Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon 'yokemates of destruction' as PM addresses Scottish independence calls Boris Johnson today called Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon "yokemates of destruction" as he ruled out ever allowing another Scottish independence r...
19:08, 2019-11-07

General election 2019: Nigel Farage claims Labour campaign is 'bombing' after Jeremy Corbyn declared 'neutral' Brexit stance Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said the Labour election campaign is "bombing" after Jeremy Corbyn announced his decision to stay "neutral" in a...
18:32, 2019-11-23

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour NHS 'rescue' plan, Conservative clean energy 'revolution' and Lib Dem £500m fund to tackle knife crime Labour has pledged to create an NHS 'rescue' fund, the Tories are planning a clean-energy "revolution" and the Lib Dems have vowed to set aside £500 ...
05:20, 2019-11-13

The Guardian view on a snap election: a reckoning the voters may not want | Editorial Boris Johnson has got the poll he wanted but he might be making the same mistake as Theresa May in 2017General elections must be about the issues. Th...
22:04, 2019-10-29

GOP Sen. Kennedy reiterates view that Ukraine meddled in 2016 election Sen. John Kennedy reiterated his belief that Ukraine and Russia meddled in the 2016 presidential election during a contentious interview on NBC’...
00:24, 2019-12-02

'View' hosts: Biden making same 'mistake' Clinton did before 2016 election Co-hosts on "The View" claimed that former Vice President Joe Biden was falling into the same trap as the 2016 Democratic nominee in assuming that he...
19:44, 2019-07-26

What happens now that Boris Johnson has won the UK general election? Getty Boris Johnson has won a huge majority in the UK general election, handing Labour a heavy defeat which has prompted leader Jeremy Corbyn to anno...
10:04, 2019-12-13

Five factors that could decide the general election Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
00:04, 2019-10-31

What happens now Boris Johnson has won the UK general election? Getty Boris Johnson has won a huge majority in the UK general election, handing Labour a heavy defeat which has prompted leader Jeremy Corbyn to anno...
07:44, 2019-12-13

Each MP who has stood down during the General Election process More than 70 MPs and former candidates have announced they will not seek re-election for the general election on December 12....
13:32, 2019-12-11

What is MRP and can it predict the result of the UK general election? A statistical technique called multi-level regression and post-stratification (MRP) correctly predicted the last UK election when other polls failed....
15:44, 2019-11-27

UK Parliament paves way for December general election The lower house has passed a bill for a general election in December after Labour reversed its opposition to a vote. The government's proposal surviv...
21:48, 2019-10-29

UK general election: Voters head to the polls The third election in less than five years has been described as the most important in decades. The outcome could see Boris Johnson make good on his ...
07:00, 2019-12-12

The key battleground seats which will decide the UK general election Leon Neal/Getty; Peter Nicholls/Getty; Anthony Devlin/Getty; Andy Buchanan/AFP via Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The United Kingdom's general ...
09:52, 2019-12-12

General election: Key dates and deadlines as campaigning gets under way Political parties will be formally kicking off their General Election campaigns when Parliament is dissolved this week....
04:56, 2019-11-05

Trump: Farage and Johnson should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
22:12, 2019-11-03

South Africa votes in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
10:20, 2019-05-08

Will the pound go up in value if Labour wins the general election? We examine John McDonnell’s claim that Labour’s spending plans could boost sterlingLatest election news – live updatesClaimJohn McDonnell said the po...
20:24, 2019-12-09

Five factors that could be decisive to general election outcome Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
20:56, 2019-10-30

Each candidate who has stood down during the General Election process More than 70 MPs and candidates have announced they will not seek re-election for the general election on December 12....
13:04, 2019-12-11

Five factors that could be decisive in general election outcome Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
21:44, 2019-10-30

Which party’s general election pledges are best for cyclists? We compare the manifestos, from Labour’s £8.2bn a year to the Tories’ pothole fundIn an election dominated by Brexit, the climate crisis and the NHS,...
09:12, 2019-12-01

The UK is heading rapidly for a general election before Christmas Getty The UK is on course for an early general election before Christmas. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to call for a snap poll within days. Op...
11:12, 2019-10-24

Trump: Johnson and Farage should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
08:32, 2019-11-04

Denmark's left heads right in general election With the rise of the extreme far-right party Hard Line, the anti-immigration rhetoric is as sharp as ever. So why is the left also jumping on that ba...
17:40, 2019-06-04

India’s general election reaches second-last phase Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra ...
16:28, 2019-05-12

The key battleground seats that will decide the UK general election Leon Neal/Getty; Peter Nicholls/Getty; Anthony Devlin/Getty; Andy Buchanan/AFP via Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The United Kingdom's general ...
11:32, 2019-12-12

The full list of MPs who are standing down at the next general election Speculation is growing that the UK is heading for a snap general election this autumn amid continuing uncertainty over Brexit....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Last day to register to vote for General Election is Monday TUCSON – The deadline for Tucson residents to register to vote in the upcoming elections is Monday. Eligible residents must be registered by midnight...
17:44, 2019-10-07

Brexit latest: What happens next? What was the MPs' vote about? Will there be a general election? The longest parliamentary session in UK history will come to an end on Monday night as the country lurches ever closer to the October Brexit deadline...
12:16, 2019-09-10

Will fake news wreck the coming general election? Have the social media giants cleaned up their act since the scandals of 2016? We give the big names a healthcheckThe next general election campaign h...
12:44, 2019-10-06

When to expect DOJ inspector general report on 2016 election Thursday, Aug. 15. Mark this date on your calendar. A very good source of mine says a report from Inspector General Michael Horowitz of the Justice D...
04:20, 2019-07-18

General election: Labour says it will back pre-Christmas poll Jeremy Corbyn confirms party will vote for bill seeking December pollFollow the latest politics news - liveJeremy Corbyn has announced that Labour is...
13:56, 2019-10-29

General election UK: When could be the next big vote? Why does Boris Johnson want one for Brexit? A general election could be on the cards after Boris Johnson lost a decisive Brexit vote in the Commons last night....
11:56, 2019-10-23

UK Labour's Corbyn backs general election but with caveats The Labour Party's position on an imminent election remains confusing at best. Having blocked a vote on Monday night, Jeremy Corbyn supported one on ...
17:08, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson's general election gamble – podcast The Guardian’s political editor, Heather Stewart, tells Anushka Asthana that the general election on 12 December will be highly unpredictable as Brex...
04:28, 2019-10-31

General election TV debates: Which leaders have taken part in which showdowns Noise around general election TV debates and interviews has made it hard to keep track of which party leaders have taken part in each media event....
19:16, 2019-11-29

Nigel Farage: I can't vote Conservative in general election Brexit party leader tweets clarification after saying he would see manifesto before decidingNigel Farage has ruled out personally voting for the Cons...
03:56, 2019-11-14

'None of the political parties deserve our vote in the General Election' Opinion 8 Dec, 2019 As the election looms, Mike Rutherford says that none of the major parties deserves our votes based on their unrealistic motoring...
19:16, 2019-12-08

Spain to hold a general election in November, PM Sanchez says Spaniards are set to head to the polls for the fourth time in four years. Although there is still time to form a coalition government, Prime Minister...
01:40, 2019-09-18

The big political beasts who could lose their seats in the UK general election Getty The UK general election result could be incredibly close with up to 100 seats across the country too close to call according to some polls. Man...
11:12, 2019-12-12

Could there still be an early UK general election and have MPs blocked no-deal Brexit? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
13:44, 2019-09-05

General election: Labour says it will back pre-Christmas vote Jeremy Corbyn confirms party will vote for bill seeking December pollFollow the latest politics news - liveJeremy Corbyn has announced that Labour is...
12:32, 2019-10-29

Could a 'youthquake' cause Boris Johnson to lose the general election? Getty A surge in young people registering to vote ahead of the UK general election has led to predictions that a "youthquake" of young voters could r...
14:36, 2019-11-27

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - as it happened Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
00:56, 2019-10-30

5 things to know about the results of Canada’s 43rd general election Here are five things about how Monday's vote reshaped the political power balance in Canada....
13:44, 2019-10-22

MPs tell Jeremy Corbyn: get a grip or lose a general election Shadow education secretary Angela Rayner says frontbenchers are ‘totally exasperated’ by the party’s handling of antisemitismSenior MPs from both win...
23:28, 2019-06-29

When was the last General Election in the UK, and what percentage of votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Ahead of the 12 December, we take a look at the last UK Election - and what percentage of votes the main parties received....
14:24, 2019-12-02

Greek conservatives score 'clear victory' in general election Greece's opposition New Democracy party has won the highest share of the country's vote, well ahead of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's Syriza party, ...
19:28, 2019-07-07

UK general election: Voters head to the polls — live updates The third election in less than five years has been described as the most important in decades. The outcome could see Boris Johnson make good on his ...
08:20, 2019-12-12

Polls close after South Africans vote in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keeps its majority despite a low turnout. The party has won a majority i...
21:08, 2019-05-08

Brexit: Johnson to ask Parliament to hold general election in December The UK government will seek a general election on December 12 — but hurdles remain. The move needs the backing of two-thirds of UK lawmakers, which w...
21:36, 2019-10-24

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and anal...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Boris Johnson leads Tories to historic general election win Gamble of triggering snap poll to unite Brexit vote pays off, decimating Labour’s supportElection reaction – live updatesBoris Johnson has clinched a...
14:28, 2019-12-13

Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election. The former Cab...
10:56, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12 Getty Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12. The prime minister says he will bring forward a motion next week allowing an el...
18:12, 2019-10-24

General Election plans ‘leaked’ with Britain set for ANOTHER leadership vote MPs were bracing themselves for a general election last night after a Tory MP appeared to confirm secret plans for one this year....
23:28, 2019-08-13

Boris Johnson's ultimatum: back me or it's a general election – podcast Jonathan Freedland joins Anushka Asthana to discuss a pivotal week ahead in British politics. Plus Prof Liz Bentley of the Royal Meteorological Socie...
10:41, 2019-09-03

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - live news Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
21:44, 2019-10-29

Jeremy Corbyn: My priority is blocking no-deal, not a general election Jeremy Corbyn has reiterated that he does not want a general election until he has succeeded in blocking a no-deal Brexit....
14:00, 2019-09-28

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
20:28, 2019-06-27

General election live: John McDonnell says there will be no windfall tax on oil companies Shadow chancellor speaks about Labour’s economic policy, ahead of Johnson and Corbyn’s first TV debate Sign up for Andrew Sparrow’s daily election br...
15:36, 2019-11-19

British leaders push for the finish line in U.K.’s general election This election is especially unpredictable because the question of Brexit cuts across traditional party loyalties....
14:32, 2019-12-09

Polarised Canada to fire starting gun for October general election Justin Trudeau to request dissolution of parliament‘Divisions have never been starker’ before 21 October polling dayCampaigning for Canada’s federal ...
12:08, 2019-09-11

Justin Trudeau fires starting gun for Canada's general election Justin Trudeau to request dissolution of parliament‘Divisions have never been starker’ before 21 October polling dayCampaigning for Canada’s federal ...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Jeremy Corbyn calls for general election following May resignation – video Jeremy Corbyn has welcomed Theresa May’s resignation and called for an immediate general election. The Labour leader said the vision of the country o...
16:20, 2019-05-24

Will Boris Johnson be able to call a snap UK general election before Christmas? Getty Boris Johnson has admitted he will fail to fulfil his 'do-or-die' pledge to deliver Brexit by October 31. Instead, he is offering parliament mo...
11:24, 2019-10-25

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general's The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
18:08, 2019-06-27

Canada election 2019: Justin Trudeau looks set to hold on to power after tight election race – live Polls point to Liberal Party victory in Canadian federal election after a campaign beset by scandals 4.26am BST 4.23am BST Greens leader Elizabeth Ma...
05:44, 2019-10-22

Corbyn to support snap general election only if no-deal Brexit is blocked Labour leader warns Boris Johnson his MPs will only vote for election once no-deal off tableLatest Brexit developments - live updatesJeremy Corbyn ha...
08:44, 2019-09-04

The UK will hold a general election on December 12 after Parliament backs snap poll Getty Members of the UK Parliament vote to allow a general election to take place in December. Prime Minister Boris Johnson had asked MPs to pass a l...
21:44, 2019-10-29

General election campaigning to resume after London Bridge terror attack Labour and the Tories will resume their General Election campaigns in earnest as they seek to move on from the political row over the London Bridge t...
07:28, 2019-12-02

Dominic Grieve: Rebel MP to take on old party to stand as Independent at general election Former attorney general Dominic Grieve today announced he will stand as an Independent against the Conservatives at the general election — fuelling s...
14:28, 2019-10-30

Alastair Campbell urges people to vote tactically in general election Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell today urged people to vote tactically in a general election....
23:40, 2019-10-09

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
13:00, 2019-09-04

General Election LIVE: Conservatives win overall majority as they pass threshold of 326 seats Boris Johnson has led the Conservative Party to an overall majority after winning 326 seats in the general election....
06:32, 2019-12-13

BREAKING: Jeremy Corbyn calls for immediate general election after Theresa May quits Jeremy Corbyn has called for an immediate election after Theresa May announced her resignation....
13:32, 2019-05-24

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? All you need to know Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
17:40, 2019-09-04

Spain: Socialists take lead in general election, exit polls show Exit polls put the Socialists ahead in Spain's general election, but falling short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Catalon...
20:40, 2019-11-10

The UK is set for a general election before Christmas as Jeremy Corbyn backs December vote Getty The UK is set for an election in December after the opposition Labour party said it was now ready to support holding a new vote. Labour party l...
12:08, 2019-10-29

Latest Brexit updates explained: Could there still be a general election and have MPs blocked no-deal? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Russian interference report likely to be delayed until after general election, Number 10 confirms A report into alleged Russian interference in the UK democratic process is not set to be published until after the general election....
16:52, 2019-11-04

General election: Council tax more likely to go up under Tories than Labour, IFS suggests – live news Lib Dem leader said leaders should be ‘very careful’ about relationship with US president, ahead of his arrival for NatoSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s ...
14:04, 2019-12-02

Brexit showdown: What is being voted on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
11:32, 2019-09-03

General election: Labour to meet to decide its manifesto – live news Live coverage of the day on the campaign trail, including Labour meeting to decide its manifestoSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s weekday election briefin...
11:08, 2019-11-16

Brexit showdown: What is being voting on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Lib Dems at the General Election: Jo Swinson's party to be down by eight MPs according to exit poll Jo Swinson's Lib Dems look to be down on numbers following the election, according to the exit poll....
23:52, 2019-12-12

Boris Johnson fails in third attempt to call early general election Prime minister falls short of two-thirds parliamentary majority required to call snap pollParliament votes on snap election – live Boris Johnson has ...
20:44, 2019-10-28

ANALYSIS: More than ever, Canada’s general election is a collection of polarized regional races David Akin argues Canada's 2019 federal election features a four-way race in Vancouver Island, two-way fights in suburban Toronto and other regional ...
02:20, 2019-09-11

Jeremy Corbyn says priority is blocking no-deal, not a general election - but he still wants to be interim PM Jeremy Corbyn has said he does not want a general election until he has succeeded in blocking a no-deal Brexit....
14:36, 2019-09-28

UK general election campaigning to resume after London Bridge terror attack Labour and the Tories will resume their General Election campaigns in earnest as they seek to move on from the political row over the London Bridge t...
10:48, 2019-12-02

General election will happen fairly soon, says former defence secretary Penny Mordaunt Former defence secretary Penny Mordaunt thinks the country will face a general election "fairly soon"....
20:12, 2019-08-31

General election: Swinson says she could work with Labour if Corbyn went – live news Follow events on the last Sunday of the campaign as Boris Johnson refuses to say whether he will stand down should Tories lose 2.26pm GMT Deputy Libe...
15:48, 2019-12-08

General election LIVE: I pose no threat to any community, Jeremy Corbyn says Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he poses "no threat" to "any community whatsoever", despite a poll suggesting 84 per cent of people believe he is a threat...
11:36, 2019-12-01

Boris Johnson could fail to win the general election if just a third of Remainers vote tactically Boris Johnson will fail to win a majority at the general election if just 30% of Remainers vote tactically, according to research commissioned by ant...
15:24, 2019-10-30

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn to square off in 1st U.K. general election debate Britain's stalled departure from the European Union is the overriding issue in the election....
14:28, 2019-11-19

Make sure you have your say! Only one day left to register to vote ahead of December 12 general election Senior politicians, church leaders and Britain's elections watchdog united in the appeal ahead of tomorrow's deadline to register to vote on December...
13:12, 2019-11-25

Indian PM Narendra Modi likely to win general election, exit polls predict Indian Prime Minister Modi and his allies are on course to a win a majority in parliament after a mammoth general election, according to exit polls. ...
17:08, 2019-05-19

Jeremy Corbyn rallies Labour for general election... but says he doesn't want it now "Labour will end the Brexit crisis by taking the decision back to the people with the choice of a credible leave deal alongside remain."...
19:16, 2019-09-24

Benjamin Netanyahu to skip UN General Assembly amid election stalemate Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday he would skip next week’s United Nations General Assembly due to political circumstances a day after...
18:20, 2019-09-18

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Boris Johnson at general election Jeremy Corbyn has said he will contest a general election against Boris Johnson and that he is "not in the slightest" bit worried about the challenge...
12:12, 2019-07-28

Mauritania: Former General Mohamed Ould Ghazouani wins presidential election It was the first time Mauritanians cast their ballots to elect a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose his...
01:08, 2019-06-24

General election manifestos: Neither Tories nor Labour have credible spending plans, says IFS Neither the Tories nor Labour are offering a "properly credible prospectus" in their General Election manifesto spending plans, the IFS has said....
13:00, 2019-11-28

Watch Jeremy Corbyn read mean tweets about himself in general election video Jeremy Corbyn has posted a video of himself reading out mean tweets he has received from the general public....
13:36, 2019-12-10

General election: Labour and Tories both not 'being honest with electorate' over tax, says IFS – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has not confirmed attendance at televised environment debate tonightSign up for our morning b...
13:56, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson on course for pre-Christmas general election after MPs back December 12 poll The UK is on course for a pre-Christmas general election ​after MPs approved Boris Johnson's bid for a poll on December 12....
22:00, 2019-10-29

Change UK might not exist by time of next general election, Heidi Allen suggests Change UK's interim leader Heidi Allen has hinted that the party may not exist in its current form at the next general election....
20:00, 2019-05-20

General election: Corbyn challenges Johnson to TV debates - live news Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including PM’s Grenfell statement, PMQs and Amber Rudd saying she won’t contest 12 December elec...
17:36, 2019-10-30

UK general election: What the key policy battlegrounds will be for political parties as campaigns get underway Well, of course. This is a general election taking place within a Brexit extension, so there will be no escaping the B-word....
22:44, 2019-10-30

Why do you vote with a pencil in a general election and why can't you take pictures in a polling station? Millions of people across the UK will be heading to the polls in just under three weeks from today....
11:04, 2019-11-22

Pride parades in Poland prove flashpoint ahead of general election Alicja Sienkiewicz was attending a gay pride event in the Polish city of Bialystok in July when a group of young men shouting expletives surrounded h...
10:56, 2019-09-26

General election: Corbyn to position Labour as true 'party of the people' Party leader will seek to pour cold water on Boris Johnson’s claim of being anti-establishmentJeremy Corbyn will seek to scorn Conservative attempts ...
08:36, 2019-10-31

Boris Johnson refuses to do ITV interview with Julie Etchingham ahead of general election Boris Johnson has refused to do an interview with ITV's Julie Etchingham ahead of the general election, the channel has said....
19:40, 2019-12-05

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to take part in ITV interview – live news PM declines Julie Etchingham chat after also refusing to meet Andrew Neil as final stretch of campaigning ahead of 12 December vote is under way Bori...
19:32, 2019-12-05

General election: MPs choose new Speaker to replace John Bercow – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigningSinn Féin steps aside for remain candidates...
17:12, 2019-11-04

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn must not risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers' Follow our live politics updates HE...
19:56, 2019-09-19

Frank Field MP to stand for his own Birkenhead Social Justice Party in next general election Veteran MP Frank Field has said he will stand at the next general election as an effective independent....
14:04, 2019-08-02

Brexit: government fails in bid to call a general election for 15 October – live news Government fails to make two-thirds threshold required under Fixed-term Parliaments ActCommons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Di...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Rory Stewart resignation: MP quits Conservative Party and says he will step down at next general election Rory Stewart has said he will be standing down at the next general election and has resigned from the Conservative Party....
11:04, 2019-10-04

Facebook rejected calls to ban or fact-check political ads ahead of the UK's general election Associated Press/Francois Mori Facebook has rejected calls to ban political ads on its platform ahead of a general election in the UK on December 12....
13:08, 2019-11-08

General election: Corbyn says Labour manifesto will 'knock your socks off' – live news Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
13:52, 2019-11-15

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson launches bid for December general election Boris Johnson has said he will give MPs more time to debate his Brexit deal in the Commons if they agree to a general election on December 12....
18:12, 2019-10-24

General election: Matt Hancock apologises for boy having to sleep on hospital floor – as it happened Latest news as general election campaign enters its final daysAndrew Sparrow’s election briefing: Boris Johnson’s worst campaign error so farPM refus...
20:36, 2019-12-09

General election: Johnson refuses to say if he'll resign should Tories lose – live news Follow events on the last Sunday of the campaign as Boris Johnson is due to be interviewed on Sky and calls grow for tactical voting to topple him as...
10:28, 2019-12-08

General election: Boris Johnson holds Q&A with factory workers – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
15:52, 2019-12-05

General election: Boris Johnson quizzed by listeners on BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
10:32, 2019-11-15

Chris Williamson to stand as independent MP in general election after Labour bans him from party Chris Williamson has announced he will run as an independent candidate after he was banned from standing for Labour in his Derby North constituency....
10:32, 2019-11-07

Don't panic! Boris Johnson bids to calm general election nerves Launch overshadowed by video gaffe and chairman's empty chair Follow our live politics updates here...
14:20, 2019-11-06

General election: James Cleverly apologises for Tory Islamophobia – live news Follow events on the last Sunday of the campaign as Boris Johnson refuses to say whether he will stand down should Tories lose 11.59am GMT The shadow...
13:20, 2019-12-08

Labour pledges free broadband for all homes and businesses – general election live All the latest from the election campaign today Read Andrew Sparrow’s evening election briefingAnd sign up here to get the briefing in your email inb...
23:52, 2019-11-14

Question Time special: The best and worst moments from the BBC's General Election debate The leaders of the four main political parties were grilled on BBC One tonight in a special edition of Question Time....
23:32, 2019-11-22

Jeremy Corbyn reads mean tweets about himself in spoof general election campaign video Jeremy Corbyn has posted a video of himself reading out mean tweets he has received from the general public....
11:20, 2019-12-10

General election: leaders prepare for Channel 4 environment debate – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has not confirmed attendance at televised environment debate tonightSign up for our morning b...
19:36, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson to table motion for general election after failed vote – as it happened More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
04:28, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson promises to 'get Brexit done' after winning a huge victory in the UK general election Getty Boris Johnson wins a huge victory in the UK general election. The prime minister is on course to secure the largest parliamentary majority sinc...
06:32, 2019-12-13

UK factories slash jobs amid 'general election paralysis' – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new PMI surveys of the world’s manufacturingLatest: Manufacturers slash staffin...
11:12, 2019-12-02

General election: leaders debate climate emergency on Channel 4 – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has been replaced by melting ice sculpture in tonight’s televised debate Sign up for our morn...
20:24, 2019-11-28

Brexit: Boris Johnson to table motion for general election – live news More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
00:48, 2019-09-04

Brexit: Pound falls as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
18:28, 2019-09-02

General Election ITV debate: Five talking points from Sunday's face-off between seven politicians Seven politicians from seven parties went head-to-head on Sunday night in the ITV General Election debate....
07:28, 2019-12-02

Watch Jeremy Corbyn read mean tweets about himself in parody general election video Jeremy Corbyn has posted a video of himself reading out mean tweets he has received from the general public....
11:52, 2019-12-10

Brewery offers its address to rough sleepers so they can register to vote in general election A Bristol brewery has offered up its address to allow homeless people to vote in the general election....
10:16, 2019-11-22

Nigel Farage defends decision not to contest Tory seats in general election The Brexit Party leader has defended his decision not to contest Tory-held seats in the upcoming election, insisting he was putting "country before p...
21:36, 2019-12-05

General election: Johnson 'not fit to be PM' because he's selfish, dishonest and divisive, says Swinson – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has not confirmed attendance at televised environment debate tonightSign up for our morning b...
15:32, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson is close to agreeing a December general election with opposition parties Boris Johnson is close to securing agreement for a general election before the end of the year. His government will bring a new piece of legislation ...
11:08, 2019-10-29

General election: Corbyn declines to apologise over antisemitism in BBC interview – live news Follow the latest from the election campaign, including speeches by Javid, Boris Johnson and Jeremy CorbynRead Andrew Sparrow’s afternoon election br...
21:36, 2019-11-26

Is Boris Johnson's bid for an general election on December 12 a big gamble for the Prime Minister? Boris Johnson has launched a fresh drive to force an early general election in order to change the make-up of Parliament....
11:04, 2019-10-25

UK general election news: Jeremy Corbyn under fire over whether he would use Trident nuclear deterrent Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is under pressure to say whether or not he would be prepared to use the Trident nuclear deterrent if he becomes prime min...
12:28, 2019-11-11

London election results 2019 LIVE: Latest reaction from capital after Boris Johnson wins landslide UK election victory Boris Johnson has declared that the Conservative Party has "ended the gridlock" as he celebrated "the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s"....
10:04, 2019-12-13

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson loses her seat in a shock general election result Getty Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson loses her seat in major election upset. Swinson lost her seat to the Scottish National Party after a disappo...
05:08, 2019-12-13

General election: leaders stake out climate credentials in Channel 4 debate – live news Boris Johnson replaced by melting ice sculpture in debate on Channel 4 discussing climate crisisSign up for our morning briefingIce sculpture replace...
21:32, 2019-11-28

General election: Boris Johnson due to give speech outside No 10 after audience with Queen - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 10.45am GMT The Green party election launch has just started.There i...
12:04, 2019-11-06

Amber Rudd reveals she will not stand at next general election despite making peace with Boris Johnson EXCLUSIVE Read our live politics updates HERE Read the full list of MPs who are not standing at the next election HERE...
11:20, 2019-10-30

Denmark exit polls say bloc with opposition Social Democrats likely to get most votes in general election COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark exit polls say bloc with opposition Social Democrats likely to get most votes in general election....
20:08, 2019-06-05

Brexit latest: Opposition parties vow to block Boris Johnson's second bid for general election Opposition leaders have agreed to vote against or abstain from a second call for a general election on Monday, according to the Liberal Democrats....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn urged to secure second referendum before general election Jeremy Corbyn is coming under fresh pressure to secure a second Brexit referendum before calling for a general election....
14:36, 2019-10-01

General election LIVE: Protesters march on Westminster chanting 'not my prime minister" Hundreds of protesters have descended on Downing Street chanting 'not my prime minister' after Boris Johnson's landslide election victory....
20:12, 2019-12-13

General election polls: Conservatives maintain lead as voters predict a Tory majority The Conservatives are maintaining their lead over Labour and voters are predicting a Tory majority at the next election, a new poll shows....
16:16, 2019-12-03

David Gauke: Ex-Tory Cabinet minister to stand as independent candidate at general election Ex-Tory Cabinet minister David Gauke has announced he will stand as an independent candidate at the general election on December 12....
01:16, 2019-11-13

Boris Johnson is on course to defeat Jeremy Corbyn in the general election as Labour's momentum stalls Getty The Conservatives remain on course to win a majority in the general election next week. The latest poll of polls by PA Media puts the Conservat...
11:32, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson recreates Love Actually doorstep scene for General Election campaign video Boris Johnson has replicated a memorable scene from the festive film Love Actually for a campaign video as he urged voters to back the Conservatives ...
01:40, 2019-12-10

Tony Blair: Boris Johnson should hold referendum on no-deal Brexit instead of general election Former Prime Minister Tony Blair today said Boris Johnson would be "smart" to hold a referendum on a no-deal Brexit instead of a general election tha...
16:48, 2019-09-10

General election: Farage says Brexit party will not stand in 317 Tory seats - live news Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowLabour promises ‘managed migrat...
13:32, 2019-11-11

General election: Boris Johnson claims Brexit will no longer be talked about after January as UK will have left EU The Prime Minister has suggested that Brexit will no longer be talked about after January, by which time he says the UK will have left the European U...
00:00, 2019-12-05

General election: parties announce policies for veterans on Remembrance Sunday – live news Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn joined tributes at the Cenotaph as Labour, Tories and Lib Dems announced proposals for war veterans 12.40pm GMT With ...
14:24, 2019-11-10

General election news: Chris Williamson to stand as independent MP after Labour bans him from party Chris Williamson has announced he will run as an independent MP after he was banned from standing for the party in the upcoming election....
00:56, 2019-11-07

ITV general election debate: Five talking points from clash between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have faced each other in the first live televised leadership debate of the general election campaign....
01:16, 2019-11-20

Boris Johnson sets out plan for first 100 days in government if he wins General Election next week Boris Johnson has set out his plan to take the UK out of the EU and pass a post-Brexit budget within 100 days of taking office if he wins the General...
02:52, 2019-12-05

General election: parties announce policies for veterans on Remembrance Sunday – politics live Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn joined tributes at the Cenotaph as Labour, Tories and Lib Dems announced proposals for war veterans 12.40pm GMT With ...
14:08, 2019-11-10

Brexit news latest: Keir Starmer says Labour will not vote for general election today Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour is "not going to dance to Boris Johnson's tune" as the party vowed against voting for a general ...
13:00, 2019-09-04

General election: Tories warned not to 'make political capital out of tragedy' – live news More details emerge of London Bridge terror victims, as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn pressed on counter-terrorism policiesSecond London Bridge vic...
15:36, 2019-12-01

General election LIVE: Tom Watson resignation stuns Labour as parties clash on economy Labour's election campaign was thrown into disarray last night as deputy leader Tom Watson handed in a shock resignation letter....
08:32, 2019-11-07

BBC Question Time: Leaders get a grilling as audience takes them to task in General Election special The leaders of the four biggest political parties in the UK faced an intense grilling from an unforgiving Question Time audience on Friday night....
00:04, 2019-11-23

Sajid Javid pledges £100 billion splurge on infrastructure over next five years if Tories win general election Sajid Javid today loosened the Treasury purse strings to allow a £100 billion splurge of infrastructure spending over the next five years....
12:48, 2019-11-07

General election: focus on freedom of movement as Labour debates manifesto – live news Live coverage of the day on the campaign trail, including Labour meeting to decide its manifestoPolice assessing claims that Tories offered peerages ...
13:24, 2019-11-16

General election: Matt Hancock apologises for boy having to sleep on hospital floor – live news Latest news as general election campaign enters its final daysPM refuses to look at photo of boy sleeping on hospital floorTories forced into climbdo...
19:16, 2019-12-09

General election: predicted Tory lead narrows in latest MRP poll – live news Latest developments as general election campaign enters final daysThe Guardian view on the election: a fleeting chance to stop Boris Johnson in his t...
00:28, 2019-12-11

Andrew Fisher: Key Jeremy Corbyn aide quits saying Labour leader cannot win general election One of Jeremy Corbyn's closest aides has announced he will quit, saying the Labour leader will not win the next general election....
11:48, 2019-09-22

General election: Johnson says Tories will cancel planned corporation tax cut to free up £6bn for NHS – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
13:44, 2019-11-18

General election: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
18:36, 2019-11-18

General election polls tracker: Tory lead still in double figures as Labour lags behind The Tories have maintained a 12-point lead over Labour with Jeremy Corbyn's party still lagging behind ahead of the general election, according to a ...
18:48, 2019-11-27

Boris Johnson will seek a general election if Parliament votes to block a no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will call a general election on October 14 rather than delay Brexit a senior government source has confirmed. Speaking outside Downing ...
22:44, 2019-09-02

Brexit: Boris Johnson puts forward motion for general election – live news Move comes after MPs vote to force prime minister to publish no-deal plansMPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn Bercow...
01:08, 2019-09-10

UK general election news: MPs approve Boris Johnson's bid for snap poll on December 12 MPs have approved Boris Johnson's bid for a general election on December 12 in the Commons....
21:44, 2019-10-29

General election: McDonnell admits antisemitism has hurt Labour campaign – live news Follow events on the last Sunday of the campaign as Boris Johnson refuses to say he’ll stand down should Tories lose 10.26am GMT Boris Johnson has ad...
11:56, 2019-12-08