For voters in the North-east, the Tories are the anti-establishment party - The Independent

In Middlesbrough, voting Tory is the anti-establishment choice. “The older generation here get angry if you say you're not going to vote Labour,” says 30-year-old Claire Bligh, while cutting someone's hair in the back room of a beauty salon. Claire ...

UK PM May's lead narrows after Manchester attack placing landslide win in doubt - Daily Mail

LONDON, May 27 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed sharply, according to five opinion polls published since the Manchester attack, suggesting she might not win the landslide predicted just ...

Polls show Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as vote approaches - The Bolton News

Don't be the last to know! Get the latest local news straight to your inbox. Sign up. 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 ...

General election 2017: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn face-off over security - BBC News

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn are both vowing action to improve security on Britain's streets. Mrs May is highlighting Tory plans for a new commission to counter extremism and "stand up" to Islamists and others who threaten British values. Mr Corbyn ...

British PM May's lead halves to 6 pct points - ORB poll - Daily Mail

LONDON, May 27 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed to 6 percentage points from 12 points a week ago, according to an ORB poll published on Saturday. Ahead of the June 8 election, ORB put ...

Pound traders sweat as narrowing polls boost election jitters - Gulf Times

The UK elections are getting tighter, which could mean a nervy couple of weeks for pound traders. Sterling dropped on Friday, rounding off the worst week this year, as a poll showed Theresa May's Conservative Party leading the main opposition Labour ...

May denies U-turn on 'dementia tax' - AppsforPCdaily

Coined the "dementia tax" by the Labour party but also adopted by right-wing media, highlights how someone suffering from Alzheimer's, which requires a heavy reliance on social care, would be less able to pass on their home to children than someone ...

UK PM May's lead narrows after Manchester attack - new polls show - Daily Mail

LONDON, May 27 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed ahead of a June 8 election but she is still on course to win comfortably, according to two opinion polls carried out since the Manchester ...

Poll shows Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as vote approaches - BT.com

An Opinium poll for The Observer found the Tory advantage had fallen from 13 to 10 points over the past week, with Theresa May's party on 45% (down one point), with Labour on 35% (up two), Liberal Democrats on 7% (down one) and Ukip on 5% ...

Theresa May's lead falls to 12 points from 18, new poll - The Sydney Morning Herald

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed by 6 percentage points ahead of the June 8 election, according to a ComRes poll. The poll for the Sunday Mirror and the Independent newspapers, carried out ...

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader - pppFocus

Alongside its manifesto, Labour also detailed how it would pay for spending commitments worth nearly 50 billion pounds ($60 billion), through hikes in corporation tax, higher income tax for the top five percent of earners and new levies. Labour pledged ...

Theresa May retains lead in new poll taken after Manchester bombing - The Independent

Theresa May retains a 12-point lead in a ComRes opinion poll for The Independent – a finding that will steady Conservative nerves after a YouGov poll on Friday showed the lead narrowing to just five points. Despite growing support for Labour and Jeremy ...

New poll finds Corbyn slashing May's majority to just 2 seats - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses Conservative parliamentary candidates for London and the south east at the Dhamecha Lohana Centre in Harrow, north west London, May 8, 2017. Reuters. Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's opposition ...

May's lead narrows to 10 percent points - Opinium poll - Yahoo News UK

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May listens to the French President during a bilateral meeting at the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily, May 26, 2017. REUTERS/Stephane De Sakutin/Pool. More. LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's ...

Jeremy Corbyn tells ECHO how he'll spend £10bn to connect Liverpool, Manchester and Hull - Liverpool Echo

Jeremy Corbyn has promised party plans to spend £10 billion on northern rail links will benefit the “entire” Merseyside community. In February Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell said Labour would back plans for a 'high speed 3' rail link (HS3), also ...

Theresa May school meal policy 'more Oliver Twist than Jamie Oliver', says Nick Clegg - The Independent

Lib Dems highlight concerns with digital poster reading: 'Please Theresa, May I have some more?' Shaun Connolly; 7 hours ago. 0. Click to follow. Indy Politics. clegg.jpg Nick Clegg. Theresa May should follow the example of Jamie Oliver, not Oliver ...

Corbyn under fire for war on terror speech - AppsforPCdaily

The Labour leader restarted his party's campaign after a pause following the atrocity with a speech linking United Kingdom foreign policy in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya to the threat from terrorism. He was rounded on by opponents who suggested Mr ...

Manchester bombing makes terrorism central campaign issue in June elections - Washington Post

LONDON -- The Manchester bombing has thrust terrorism to center stage ahead of Britain's hotly contested June elections, as British Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday warned that “the country should remain vigilant” even as authorities say concerns ...

UK opposition leader links terrorism to foreign wars - pppFocus

London police say extra security is being added for major sporting events this weekend including the FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium. Ms Davidson said: “This is going to focus minds on the idea that there could potentially be a Jeremy Corbyn prime ...

6 times Tories said exactly what they are now attacking Jeremy Corbyn for saying about the war on terror - Mirror.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn came under fire from the Conservatives this week after a landmark speech about the war on terror. The Labour leader said said we "must be brave enough" to admit the war on terror has failed in the wake of the Manchester suicide bombing.