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‘High time that Tories said farewell to PM May and turned to ‘The Mogg’

IN my mind, there is no doubt – Theresa May has to go. It is not her fault. Like a has-been Caesar, she has passed her sell-by date and the Ides of March are well and truly here. Around her, … Continue reading

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Autumn Conference Season 2017

Yorkshire Party: http://www.yorkshireparty.org.uk/ 2017 Summer Conference 15th July in Bridlington Liberal Democrats: https://www.libdems.org.uk/ https://www.libdems.org.uk/autumn-conference# 16 September – 19 September 2017 at the Bournemouth International Centre. Labour: http://www.labour.org.uk/ Sunday 24 September to Wednesday 27 September 2017 at the Brighton Centre. UKIP: … Continue reading

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Theresa May: The prisoner of No 10

Don’t be fooled out of seeing the big picture. This is not politics as normal. The carefully constructed house of cards has been swept away. It is politics more chaotic, more brutal than any thriller. The Conservative Party has a … Continue reading

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Awkward election moment as returning officer announces the wrong candidate has won

It’s been called the ‘Oscars moment’ of the general election – but not in a good way. Jacqueline Collins, acting returning officer at the Mansfield count, took to the stage to announce the result – and declared Labour candidate Sir Alan Meale had been elected. Except … Continue reading

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Tory candidate charged over election expenses

Theresa May’s campaign suffered a new blow today as it was announced that a Tory candidate has been charged over his election expenses. The Crown Prosecution Service said that Craig Mackinlay was due in court along with two others for … Continue reading

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Conservative lead over Labour ‘shrinking’ as vote approaches

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A clutch of new General Election polls have shown the Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as the June 8 vote approaches, including one which put Theresa May’s party just six points clear. If Jeremy Corbyn repeats his poll results in … Continue reading

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May launches Conservative manifesto in Halifax – key points

Theresa May was today launching the Conservative manifesto in Halifax with a promise to build a stronger Britain. Mrs May chose Dean Clough Mill to launch the document as she warned the next five years would be the “most challenging” … Continue reading

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