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General Election: Conservatives' poll lead drops to just THREE POINTS as Corbyn closes gap - Express.co.uk;

General Election: Conservatives' poll lead drops to just THREE POINTS as Corbyn closes gap - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukGeneral Election: Conservatives' poll lead drops to just THREE POINTS as Corbyn closes gapExpress.co.ukTHERESA May's bid to increase her Commons majority was plunged into chaos after a recent poll showed the Labour party have reduced the Conservatives' lead to just three points with only a week to go until Britain goes to the polls. By Will Kirby.and more »

4 takeaways from the UK's seven-party election debate - POLITICO.eu;

4 takeaways from the UK's seven-party election debate - POLITICO.eu

POLITICO.eu4 takeaways from the UK's seven-party election debatePOLITICO.euLabour's Jeremy Corbyn didn't land any killer blows, but he won by virtue of turning up. By Charlie Cooper and Annabelle Dickson. 6/1/17, 12:19 AM CET. CAMBRIDGE, England — It was a debate that was less about the seven people who were there as it ...and more »

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projection - Nasdaq;

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projection - Nasdaq

NasdaqBritish PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projectionNasdaq... * YouGov projection: May wins 310 seats, down from 331 in 2015 * YouGov projection: Corbyn wins 257 seats, up from 232 in 2015 * May could lose her majority, UK could face deadlock - prediction * New YouGov poll puts May's Conservatives on 42 pct, ...and more »

British PM May's lead narrows to 3 pct points in latest YouGov poll -the Times - Daily News & Analysis

British PM May's lead narrows to 3 pct points in latest YouGov poll -the TimesDaily News & AnalysisPrime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party has a 3 percentage point lead over the opposition Labour Party ahead of Britain's June 8 election, the latest YouGov poll for the Times showed on Wednesday. The YouGov poll put the Conservatives on 42 ...and more »

British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms - SBS;

British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms - SBS

SBSBritish PM boycotts TV debate as election loomsSBSBritish Prime Minister Theresa May boycotted a primetime television debate Wednesday, just days before the June 8 general election, prompting accusations of a floundering campaign as polls slashed her ruling Conservative party's lead. Source: AFP.and more »

YouGov survey suggests May's Conservatives could lose majority - Daily Sabah

YouGov survey suggests May's Conservatives could lose majorityDaily SabahPrime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives could lose seats in next week's general election, leaving Britain with a hung parliament, according to a surprise projection published yesterday. The Conservatives are likely to lose about 20 seats, leaving ...and more »

US stocks dip as London gyrates with election polls - Yahoo Singapore News;

US stocks dip as London gyrates with election polls - Yahoo Singapore News

Yahoo Singapore NewsUS stocks dip as London gyrates with election pollsYahoo Singapore NewsWall Street stocks declined for the second straight session Wednesday, as a Federal Reserve report pointed to ebbing optimism in companies around the United States. European markets were mixed, with the FTSE in London and the pound gyrating after ...and more »

In graphic: Poll of polls with eight days to go - Belfast Telegraph;

In graphic: Poll of polls with eight days to go - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphIn graphic: Poll of polls with eight days to goBelfast TelegraphThe seven-day rolling average of all published polls shows support for the Conservatives remains at 44%. With 8 days to go, support for the Tories is at 44% (Jane. 1 1 With 8 days to go, support for the Tories is at 44% (Jane Barlow/PA). May 31 2017.and more »

UK PM Theresa May's election landslide in doubt as poll lead slips - Economic Times;

UK PM Theresa May's election landslide in doubt as poll lead slips - Economic Times

Economic TimesUK PM Theresa May's election landslide in doubt as poll lead slipsEconomic TimesLONDON: British PM Theresa May's ability to deliver a landslide majority in the June 8 election was in doubt on Tuesday after two more opinion polls showed the vote could be much tighter than previously thought. A total of seven polls carried out since ...and more »

PM May's Conservatives Lead Labour by Six Points Ahead of June Election: the Sun - U.S. News & World Report;

PM May's Conservatives Lead Labour by Six Points Ahead of June Election: the Sun - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportPM May's Conservatives Lead Labour by Six Points Ahead of June Election: the SunU.S. News & World ReportBritain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a Q&A at Cross Manufacturing Company in Odd Down in Bath, Britain, May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool Reuters. (Reuters) - Ahead of Britain's June 8 election, Prime Minister Theresa May's ...and more »

Pound rises and FTSE 100 Index falls amid conflicting election polls - NW Evening Mail;

Pound rises and FTSE 100 Index falls amid conflicting election polls - NW Evening Mail

NW Evening MailPound rises and FTSE 100 Index falls amid conflicting election pollsNW Evening MailLondon's blue-chip index fell from record heights and the pound bounced back as conflicting General Election polls led to choppy trading on the financial markets. The FTSE 100 Index had managed a mid-session record of 7,586.45, before giving up its ...and more »

General election 2017: Where each party stands on Brexit - Telegraph.co.uk;

General election 2017: Where each party stands on Brexit - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukGeneral election 2017: Where each party stands on BrexitTelegraph.co.ukThose are the words of Prime Minister Theresa May which have been repeated throughout her general election campaign. A divisive issue across the nation, May has accepted the people's vote and said she wants negotiations to be a success - something ...and more »

Voters must ask themselves who they can truly trust - Telegraph.co.uk;

Voters must ask themselves who they can truly trust - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukVoters must ask themselves who they can truly trustTelegraph.co.ukOpinion pollsters have had a pretty poor record at predicting the outcome of elections for the best part of a quarter of a century. During the 1992 general election campaign they all pointed to a hung parliament; yet on the day the Conservatives under ...and more »

Here's Why the UK Polls Are Suddenly Looking Worse for Theresa May - Fortune;

Here's Why the UK Polls Are Suddenly Looking Worse for Theresa May - Fortune

FortuneHere's Why the UK Polls Are Suddenly Looking Worse for Theresa MayFortuneIs U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May poised to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory at next week's elections? According to a poll by YouGov, published Wednesday by The Times of London, May's Conservatives are on course to lose their slim majority in ...and more »

Stourbridge candidates set for General Election D-Day - Stourbridge News;

Stourbridge candidates set for General Election D-Day - Stourbridge News

Stourbridge NewsStourbridge candidates set for General Election D-DayStourbridge NewsTHE snap General Election is almost upon us – we're just a week away from the polls opening and the gap between the two main parties was this week reportedly tightening. Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May started out well and truly in the lead but ...and more »

The public saw right through the media's latest attempt to scaremonger about a Labour victory [TWEETS] - The Canary;

The public saw right through the media's latest attempt to scaremonger about a Labour victory [TWEETS] - The Canary

The CanaryThe public saw right through the media's latest attempt to scaremonger about a Labour victory [TWEETS]The CanaryAs a new poll suggested that Theresa May may not win a majority in the upcoming election, the media rushed to highlight the effect of the news on the pound. But people were quick to declare the story 'fake news', and an attempt to scaremonger voters.and more »

UK stocks post best month of the year as sterling swings - Moneyweb.co.za;

UK stocks post best month of the year as sterling swings - Moneyweb.co.za

Moneyweb.co.zaUK stocks post best month of the year as sterling swingsMoneyweb.co.zaLONDON – Britain's FTSE 100 ended its strongest month of the year on a quiet note on Wednesday as a choppy day for sterling, thanks to an increasingly cloudy picture painted by polls about next week's general election, gave investors little reason to ...and more »

How Theresa May lost her nerve and forgot about the just about managing classes - ChronicleLive;

How Theresa May lost her nerve and forgot about the just about managing classes - ChronicleLive

ChronicleLiveHow Theresa May lost her nerve and forgot about the just about managing classesChronicleLiveEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Video Loading. Video Unavailable. Click to playTap to play. The video will start in 8Cancel. Play now. Watch NextDemo ...and more »

Theresa May's poll lead tightens to six points but she remains on course to win election, Sun survey reveals - The Sun;

Theresa May's poll lead tightens to six points but she remains on course to win election, Sun survey reveals - The Sun

The SunTheresa May's poll lead tightens to six points but she remains on course to win election, Sun survey revealsThe SunTHERESA MAY'S lead over Labour has slipped to just six points, a new poll reveals today – but she is still on course to increase her majority. An exclusive survey for The Sun confirms that the election race is tightening even though the public still ...and more »

Glory or ignominy for Theresa May? The polls can't decide - Yorkshire Coast Radio;

Glory or ignominy for Theresa May? The polls can't decide - Yorkshire Coast Radio

Yorkshire Coast RadioGlory or ignominy for Theresa May? The polls can't decideYorkshire Coast RadioThe pollsters, it appears, cannot decide whether Theresa May is heading for glory or ignominy on 8 June. Those who follow the polls closely will be confused. Rest assured, those responsible for conducting the polls are confused too. As confused as they ...and more »