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www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

Brexit rethink should be front and centre' of election campaign - poll

The current UK general election is feared to be one of the most dishonest due to the absence of discussions on Brexit and relationship with EU. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Nigel Farage Says He Will Run in U.K. Election, in Blow to Conservatives

Nigel Farage, a prominent pro-Brexit figure, announces candidacy in the UK general election, posing a challenge to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 weeks ago
Europe politics

Labour landslide as Keir Starmer set for 410 seats in historic UK election victory

Tory party predicted to win only 131 seats after 14 years in power. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

UK's landmark postwar elections: When Boris Johnson sought and got a mandate to 'Get Brexit Done'

Britain's upcoming general election is expected to bring a government change, making it a crucial election since the end of World War II. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Fewer than 200,000 Britons living abroad apply to vote in UK election

Overseas British citizens have the right to vote in the UK election after recent law changes, with only a small percentage registering, many motivated to oust the Tories. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

Brexit rethink should be front and centre' of election campaign - poll

The current UK general election is feared to be one of the most dishonest due to the absence of discussions on Brexit and relationship with EU. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Nigel Farage Says He Will Run in U.K. Election, in Blow to Conservatives

Nigel Farage, a prominent pro-Brexit figure, announces candidacy in the UK general election, posing a challenge to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 weeks ago
Europe politics

Labour landslide as Keir Starmer set for 410 seats in historic UK election victory

Tory party predicted to win only 131 seats after 14 years in power. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

UK's landmark postwar elections: When Boris Johnson sought and got a mandate to 'Get Brexit Done'

Britain's upcoming general election is expected to bring a government change, making it a crucial election since the end of World War II. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Fewer than 200,000 Britons living abroad apply to vote in UK election

Overseas British citizens have the right to vote in the UK election after recent law changes, with only a small percentage registering, many motivated to oust the Tories. [ more ]
morebrexit
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Where do UK political parties stand on self-ID for trans people?

Many UK political parties have shifted their stance on self-ID for transgender individuals. [ more ]
#conservative-party
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1 month ago
London politics

All the LGBTQ+ MPs standing down at the 2024 general election

Many LGBTQ+ MPs are not standing for re-election in the upcoming UK general election. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Europe politics

1.35 million staked on UK General Election within 24 hours

Early betting on UK General Election reflects support for Labour party and uncertainty for Tory party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is betting that calmer economic conditions will get him re-elected

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's rapid rise to power and popularity due to his effective handling of economic challenges and COVID-19 response. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Europe politics

UK Sets July 4 Date for Election Likely to Oust Conservative Party, Spelling Uncertainty for Crypto Hub Plans

U.K. general election on July 4 may lead to crypto-friendly Conservative Party losing power. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

London takes center stage as vote count begins in mayoral contest that could be closer than thought

London mayoral race tighter than expected due to higher turnout in outer suburbs and concerns over party stance on certain issues. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Conservative party suffers historic losses in UK local elections

Labour's success in local elections suggests a possible win in the upcoming U.K. general election, with key victories in councils and parliament seats. [ more ]
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1 month ago
London politics

All the LGBTQ+ MPs standing down at the 2024 general election

Many LGBTQ+ MPs are not standing for re-election in the upcoming UK general election. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Europe politics

1.35 million staked on UK General Election within 24 hours

Early betting on UK General Election reflects support for Labour party and uncertainty for Tory party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is betting that calmer economic conditions will get him re-elected

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's rapid rise to power and popularity due to his effective handling of economic challenges and COVID-19 response. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Europe politics

UK Sets July 4 Date for Election Likely to Oust Conservative Party, Spelling Uncertainty for Crypto Hub Plans

U.K. general election on July 4 may lead to crypto-friendly Conservative Party losing power. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

London takes center stage as vote count begins in mayoral contest that could be closer than thought

London mayoral race tighter than expected due to higher turnout in outer suburbs and concerns over party stance on certain issues. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Conservative party suffers historic losses in UK local elections

Labour's success in local elections suggests a possible win in the upcoming U.K. general election, with key victories in councils and parliament seats. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Alliance leader Naomi Long to stand in general election

Naomi Long, leader of Alliance Party, to run for Belfast East seat in UK general election, balancing role as Stormont justice minister. [ more ]
#political-dynamics
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US Elections

Sometimes U.S. and U.K. Politics Seem in Lock Step. Not This Year.

Political dynamics in the UK general election may not necessarily predict the outcome of the upcoming US presidential election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

What is at stake in UK local voting ahead of a looming general election

Local elections in England and Wales serve as a critical indicator for the upcoming U.K. general election, showcasing a potential shift in power dynamics. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US Elections

Sometimes U.S. and U.K. Politics Seem in Lock Step. Not This Year.

Political dynamics in the UK general election may not necessarily predict the outcome of the upcoming US presidential election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

What is at stake in UK local voting ahead of a looming general election

Local elections in England and Wales serve as a critical indicator for the upcoming U.K. general election, showcasing a potential shift in power dynamics. [ more ]
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#labour-party
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
London politics

Jeremy Corbyn to run as an independent in UK general election

Jeremy Corbyn will run as an independent candidate in the UK general election after being dropped from Labour candidate shortlist. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
Women in technology

Could undecided women voters determine the general election?

Many women in the UK are unsure about who to vote for in the upcoming general election, with a quarter of women remaining undecided.
Women with caring responsibilities prioritize childcare and social care as leading issues, which may influence their voting decisions.
The Green Party is seen as a potential alternative for many women who no longer feel comfortable voting for the Labour Party. [ more ]
BBC News
6 months ago
UK politics

Laura Kuenssberg: Why is Humza Yousaf predicting 'inevitable' Keir Starmer victory?

The First Minister of Scotland, Humza Yousaf, confidently claims that Keir Starmer will be the next UK Prime Minister, even though he is not a member of the Labour Party.
Polling numbers suggest that Labour does not need to win many seats in Scotland to gain power, according to polling expert Sir John Curtice. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Join The Independent Debate and tell us your general election predictions

The Tories are facing a potential defeat in the upcoming 2024 general election, according to a YouGov survey commissioned by Tory donors.
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is warning his party to be ready for a potential general election in the spring, despite the Tories hoping to go to the polls later in the year. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 weeks ago
Cryptocurrency

Ahead of the U.K. Election, Major Parties Remain Silent on Crypto Issues

The Labour Party leads in polls but has not emphasized crypto in its campaign, potentially leaving the future of the industry uncertain. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
3 weeks ago
Design

Antony Gormley donates art worth 500,000 to the UK Labour party ahead of general election

Antony Gormley donated art worth half a million pounds to the Labour party ahead of the UK general election. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
London politics

Jeremy Corbyn to run as an independent in UK general election

Jeremy Corbyn will run as an independent candidate in the UK general election after being dropped from Labour candidate shortlist. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
Women in technology

Could undecided women voters determine the general election?

Many women in the UK are unsure about who to vote for in the upcoming general election, with a quarter of women remaining undecided.
Women with caring responsibilities prioritize childcare and social care as leading issues, which may influence their voting decisions.
The Green Party is seen as a potential alternative for many women who no longer feel comfortable voting for the Labour Party. [ more ]
BBC News
6 months ago
UK politics

Laura Kuenssberg: Why is Humza Yousaf predicting 'inevitable' Keir Starmer victory?

The First Minister of Scotland, Humza Yousaf, confidently claims that Keir Starmer will be the next UK Prime Minister, even though he is not a member of the Labour Party.
Polling numbers suggest that Labour does not need to win many seats in Scotland to gain power, according to polling expert Sir John Curtice. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Join The Independent Debate and tell us your general election predictions

The Tories are facing a potential defeat in the upcoming 2024 general election, according to a YouGov survey commissioned by Tory donors.
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is warning his party to be ready for a potential general election in the spring, despite the Tories hoping to go to the polls later in the year. [ more ]
Coindesk
3 weeks ago
Cryptocurrency

Ahead of the U.K. Election, Major Parties Remain Silent on Crypto Issues

The Labour Party leads in polls but has not emphasized crypto in its campaign, potentially leaving the future of the industry uncertain. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
3 weeks ago
Design

Antony Gormley donates art worth 500,000 to the UK Labour party ahead of general election

Antony Gormley donated art worth half a million pounds to the Labour party ahead of the UK general election. [ more ]
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London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
UK news

New Government will be 'highly constrained' due to 'high levels of debt' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Economists warn UK election outcome won't significantly impact financial markets due to constraints on stimulating the economy. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Nigel Farage says he will not stand in UK general election

Nigel Farage will not stand in UK general election, focusing on supporting Trump's reelection. [ more ]
#economy
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Why is Rishi Sunak calling a general election now and what happens next?

UK general election called by Rishi Sunak for July 4 despite potential voter inconvenience. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

July 4 general election: Postal vote rules and everything else you need to know

The UK General Election will take place on July 4, with an emphasis on the economy and security as key battlegrounds. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Why is Rishi Sunak calling a general election now and what happens next?

UK general election called by Rishi Sunak for July 4 despite potential voter inconvenience. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

July 4 general election: Postal vote rules and everything else you need to know

The UK General Election will take place on July 4, with an emphasis on the economy and security as key battlegrounds. [ more ]
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www.bournemouthecho.co.uk
2 months ago
Europe politics

Do workers get a day off to vote in a general election in the UK?

UK workers do not have a day off to vote in a general election; they can vote by post or proxy. Polling stations are open from 7 am to 10 pm. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Europe politics

Rishi Sunak calls UK general election for 4 July

UK general election called for July 4, 2024, earlier than expected.
Sunak criticizes Labour Party, promises pride and confidence restoration under Conservative government. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Data science

What stories should our video team cover in the British general election?

The video team is looking for stories from people in the UK to highlight unique perspectives and issues in their communities before the upcoming general election. [ more ]
#seat-projections
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Data science

UK general election opinion poll tracker: Labour leading as election looms

Keir Starmer's Labour has been consistently ahead in the polls, with the next UK general election expected to be called late this year. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Data science

UK general election opinion polls tracker: Labour significantly ahead of Tories as campaign continues

Polls reflect SNP's higher seat wins, Scotland focus crucial for accurate election predictions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Data science

UK general election opinion poll tracker: Labour leading as election looms

Keir Starmer's Labour has been consistently ahead in the polls, with the next UK general election expected to be called late this year. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Data science

UK general election opinion polls tracker: Labour significantly ahead of Tories as campaign continues

Polls reflect SNP's higher seat wins, Scotland focus crucial for accurate election predictions. [ more ]
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#keir-starmer
The Nation
2 months ago
London politics

Local Elections in Britain Put the Labour Party's Stance on Gaza Under the Spotlight

Labour leader Keir Starmer's campaign could be derailed by support for Israel's actions in Gaza. [ more ]
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1 month ago
LGBT

Keir Starmer says Labour would end Tories' 'divisive' culture wars: 'People are exhausted'

Keir Starmer aims to end divisive culture wars, focus on uniting people if Labour wins the UK general election. [ more ]
The Nation
2 months ago
London politics

Local Elections in Britain Put the Labour Party's Stance on Gaza Under the Spotlight

Labour leader Keir Starmer's campaign could be derailed by support for Israel's actions in Gaza. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Keir Starmer says Labour would end Tories' 'divisive' culture wars: 'People are exhausted'

Keir Starmer aims to end divisive culture wars, focus on uniting people if Labour wins the UK general election. [ more ]
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#politics
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
Europe politics

Gove predicts November general election - but insists he has no inside knowledge'

Michael Gove predicts general election in November, hints at 14th or 21st as potential dates with no inside knowledge.
Speculation around UK general election timing heightened by Gove's statement despite claiming no discussion with Prime Minister. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London politics

Watch live from 10 Downing Street as Britons vote in general election

The UK general election on Thursday, July 4th, features Rishi Sunak and Sir Keir Starmer as key contenders for the top job. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
Europe politics

Gove predicts November general election - but insists he has no inside knowledge'

Michael Gove predicts general election in November, hints at 14th or 21st as potential dates with no inside knowledge.
Speculation around UK general election timing heightened by Gove's statement despite claiming no discussion with Prime Minister. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London politics

Watch live from 10 Downing Street as Britons vote in general election

The UK general election on Thursday, July 4th, features Rishi Sunak and Sir Keir Starmer as key contenders for the top job. [ more ]
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#wales
BBC News
4 months ago
UK news

Plaid Cymru spring conference: Rhun ap Iorwerth to deliver speech

Backing Plaid Cymru offers a different future from the past in UK politics
Plaid Cymru aims to bring hope back to politics and prioritize Wales' interests [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 weeks ago
UK news

Polls close for UK general election

235 candidates standing in Wales for UK general election. [ more ]
BBC News
4 months ago
UK news

Plaid Cymru spring conference: Rhun ap Iorwerth to deliver speech

Backing Plaid Cymru offers a different future from the past in UK politics
Plaid Cymru aims to bring hope back to politics and prioritize Wales' interests [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 weeks ago
UK news

Polls close for UK general election

235 candidates standing in Wales for UK general election. [ more ]
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The Drum
6 months ago
Marketing

Marketing moments to watch in 2024 (according to marketers)

AI is expected to continue to be a defining factor in 2024, with AI technology continuing to advance and shape various industries.
Key moments to watch in 2024 include the United Kingdom general election, the United States elections, and the Paris Olympics. [ more ]
#constituencies
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
UK politics

UK general election: find your new constituency and see how it would have voted in 2019

The next general election in the UK will be fought across 650 new constituencies after boundary changes were approved by parliament.
Research by psephologists Colin Rallings and Michael Thrasher has estimated how these new seats would have notionally voted in the 2019 election.
The Conservative majority would be 14 seats bigger if the last election had been fought on the new boundaries. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

UK general election: how does it work, when are the results and why does it matter to the world?

The UK general election divides the country into 650 constituencies, with voters electing representatives to the UK Houses of Parliament based on majority votes. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
UK politics

UK general election: find your new constituency and see how it would have voted in 2019

The next general election in the UK will be fought across 650 new constituencies after boundary changes were approved by parliament.
Research by psephologists Colin Rallings and Michael Thrasher has estimated how these new seats would have notionally voted in the 2019 election.
The Conservative majority would be 14 seats bigger if the last election had been fought on the new boundaries. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

UK general election: how does it work, when are the results and why does it matter to the world?

The UK general election divides the country into 650 constituencies, with voters electing representatives to the UK Houses of Parliament based on majority votes. [ more ]
moreconstituencies
#rishi-sunak
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
UK news

Tories facing general election wipe-out with just 130 seats, says John Curtice

Rishi Sunak's Conservatives could be reduced to only 130 seats in the general election, their worst-ever result.
Prof John Curtice warns that the Tories could see a much worse result if their dire polling numbers continue. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

Rishi Sunak says he is proud of disastrous election campaign - and claims he will win

Rishi Sunak defends his election campaign despite criticisms and expresses confidence in winning the general election. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 weeks ago
LGBT

The important difference between Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer's views on trans rights

Concerns over how UK party leaders approach trans rights amid the upcoming general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
UK news

Tories facing general election wipe-out with just 130 seats, says John Curtice

Rishi Sunak's Conservatives could be reduced to only 130 seats in the general election, their worst-ever result.
Prof John Curtice warns that the Tories could see a much worse result if their dire polling numbers continue. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Europe politics

Rishi Sunak says he is proud of disastrous election campaign - and claims he will win

Rishi Sunak defends his election campaign despite criticisms and expresses confidence in winning the general election. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 weeks ago
LGBT

The important difference between Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer's views on trans rights

Concerns over how UK party leaders approach trans rights amid the upcoming general election. [ more ]
morerishi-sunak
Social Media Today
1 month ago
Marketing

TikTok Implements Protection Measures Ahead of UK Election

TikTok launches General Election center for U.K. elections, aiming to combat misinformation and engage young voters. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Marketing

Bizarre X-rated poster campaign aims to turn on UK voters

The Just Vote campaign uses cheeky and suggestive graphics to encourage young people to register and vote in the UK general election. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
Business intelligence

How the General Election can help reshape the stalling job market as unemployment rises - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

The UK general election outcomes will significantly influence economic policies, taxation, sector-specific impacts, job market trends, and post-Brexit trade deals. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
Europe news

How to watch tonight's BBC TV election debate

Voters in the UK can watch televised debates among major party leaders before the general election on 4th July. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
UK news

Why was worrying' general election turnout so low, and will it ever recover?

Voter turnout in the UK general election hit a low not seen since 2001, with only 59.9% participation, reflecting a trend of decreasing voter engagement over the years. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
Europe politics

What happens after polling day in the UK election?

The process of the UK general election outcome and the transition into a new government are detailed and involve specific ceremonial and practical steps. [ more ]
WIRED
3 weeks ago
Marketing

UK's Labour Is Winning the Meme War, but Young Voters Think It's All Incredibly Embarrassing

Meme campaigns by UK parties prior to the general election may be seen as infantilizing and trivializing serious events. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
4 weeks ago
Education

What do London schools need from a new government?

The impact of education policies on students and teachers is significant in the upcoming UK general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe news

Russian interference in UK election may ramp up dramatically, warns senior US senator

Russian interference in the UK general election is a significant concern, with warnings of increased activity closer to the election dates. [ more ]
Homebuilding & Renovating
1 month ago
Renovation

How do the political parties' energy policies compare for the General Election 2024?

Energy policies are crucial in the upcoming UK general election, impacting homeowners' finances and fuel poverty. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Brighton general election candidate aims to be UK's first AI MP'

A businessman in England is proposing an AI, AI Steve, as a candidate for the UK general election to represent Brighton Pavilion. [ more ]
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