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Who will win the general election? Latest UK polls, odds and expert analysis

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'Kick in the guts!' Tories react to alleged betting scandal gripping Conservative Party

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Another top Tory under investigation for alleged General Election betting

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Reform storms to record high in bombshell new poll - as Tories just two points ahead

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Nigel Farage issues 'national security emergency' as over 300 migrants cross Channel - Nigel Farage claimed "another 331 illegal migrants crossed the channel yesterday".

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Nigel Farage 'won't apologise' over claims West 'provoked' Russia

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Bombshell new poll shows Brits support Reform merging with Tories

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Keir Starmer's flip flops are on sale and the price may surprise you

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State pensioners beg Keir Starmer to scrap income tax for over 66s

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Jeremy Hunt warns Labour will destroy Brexit pact and 'rig' future elections

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Rishi Sunak warns Britain is headed for Brexit betrayal if Labour win election -- Prime Minister Rishi Sunak warns of Brexit betrayal if Labour win as "Starmer wants to...

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Inheritance tax changes could wipe out family businesses as Labour plot huge raid -- Family firms warn they could be destroyed if Labour rolls back business relief

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'Conservatives must win in the North if we are to avoid a one-party state' -- EXCLUSIVE: Former Conservative Party Chairman Jake Berry has warned the Tories must prevail in...

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Jeremy Hunt and Rachel Reeves go head to head to answer your burning questions -- Chancellor Jeremy Hunt and Labour's Rachel Reeves go head to head to discuss Express readers'...

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Call for massive increase in child benefit to fight poverty

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Kemi Badenoch warns Labour will reverse Brexit and 'copy EU' if Sir Keir becomes PM

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JK Rowling accuses Sir Keir of 'abandoning women' ahead of General Election

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Jeremy Clarkson tears into Labour and says he'd rather vote for his dog than Keir Starmer

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One thing is hurting the Tories more than anything else - and it's not Boris Johnson -- Lingering anger at "partygate" is by no means the main reason why the Conservatives are so far...

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Politicians 'scared to meet voters' after Nigel Farage attacked in streets -- Rise in violence targeting election candidates 'should worry us all' a leading think tank says

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Campaigners condemn 'dangerous' idea pensioners are rich -- Other countries have much higher maximum state pensions

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Nigel Farage blasted over 'shocking statement' claiming West provoked Ukraine war - The Reform Party's leader wrote in a social media post in February 2022 that Putin's invasion of...

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Nigel Farage forced to set record straight on calling King Charles a 'stupid, eco-loony'

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'Get out of it!' Angry Farage blasts Nick Robinson for branding Reform figures 'nonsense'

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Brexit mastermind Nigel Farage sets two major reasons leaving EU has 'failed'

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Keir Starmer 'unfit to be PM' until he says backing Jeremy Corbyn was wrong, Boris warns

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Nigel Farage finally unveils how Reform UK plans to slash UK net migration to zero

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Farage's Reform UK storms ahead of Tories in bombshell new poll marking 'historic moment' -- EXCLUSIVE: Reform UK's support has increased to 20 per cent, up three per cent, after the...

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Keir Starmer in 'stealth' move for a nationwide ULEZ -- Motorists will be clobbered with pay-per-mile Road Tax under Labour, Mark Harper has warned.

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OPINION - Whether we get Labour or Tories one thing's for sure - we must protect terrestrial TV - The next Government must make protecting elderly and vulnerable a priority by protecting...

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Johnny Mercer accuses 'real life Walter Mitty' Labour rival of lying over military career -- Labour candidate Fred Thomas has defended his military record after accusations he was a "real...

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Furious Nigel Farage launches stinging attack on Ofcom for 'rigging the election'

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Rishi Sunak vows to scrap hated 20mph zones in Wales

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OPINION - Nigel Farage savages 'shameless Starmer' over Northern Ireland veterans scandal

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Angela Rayner makes bombshell admission she pushed 'really hard' to make Jeremy Corbyn PM

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BBC Question Time fury as viewers brand audience 'stacked against Rishi Sunak' -- This has only exacerbated complaints against the BBC after they did not include Reform UK leader...

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'No, no, no!' Furious Nigel Farage savages Nick Robinson in TV clash over 'stitch-up' -- Our daily live blog has the latest updates on the general election.

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Rishi Sunak supporters rally around PM after 'aggressive' BBC debate performance -- Conservative Party supporters have rallied around Rishi Sunak, after a rocky performance in a...

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'Desperate' Yvette Cooper splurges £5,000 in ONE day on ads as she panics over losing seat

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ANALYSIS - Who won Question Time debate? One thing is for certain, Brits deserve better than this

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Fiona Bruce has QT audience in stitches as she skewers Keir Starmer over Jeremy Corbyn - The Question Time host repeatedly challenged the Labour leader over his one-time statement that...

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Nigel Farage receives new celebrity backing as top aristocrat dons Reform rosette at Ascot

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'Not the question!' Fiona Bruce erupts at SNP's John Swinney as he launches Brexit rant

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BBC Question Time audience member rips into Ed Davey over 'horseplay on TV'

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Emergency plans being drawn up amid fears prisons will run out of spaces for criminals

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Boris Johnson's aide was milkshaked by journalist after ex-PM hid in a fridge

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Nigel Farage's Reform UK overtakes Tories in yet another bombshell poll

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I was one of just a few people to see the 'Ed Stone' that left people mocking Ed Miliband -- Tune in to The Division Bell podcast to hear Express political editor Sam Lister and Mirror...

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Jacob Rees-Mogg erupts at Bank of England over interest rates -- EXCLUSIVE: Sir Jacob Rees-Mogg has blasted the Bank of England for refusing to lower interest...

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Rishi Sunak exposes Labour's 'real views' on concreting over green belt -- Keir Starmer forced to deny Labour plans to 'flatten the whole green belt'

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Reform UK candidate said climate change is a myth and the pandemic was a hoax on Facebook

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POLL - Who won the Question Time Leaders' Special debate tonight? Vote here

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Outrage as SNP standing by two 'pro-Putin' candidates as Nats sink to new low in polls -- EXCLUSIVE: The Scottish Conservatives have said that the SNP defending two 'pro-Putin' election...

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What to do if you missed the postal vote deadline as General Election nears

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Labour will need an 'effective opposition' in Parliament, warns Jeremy Hunt

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'I'm a psychic and this is why both Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer are in trouble'

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'Unacceptable!' Reform mega-donor says UK pays £50bn on defence but 'can't secure borders'

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Rishi Sunak rocked by another election betting scandal as Tory campaign chief steps back -- The Conservative campaign is in a state of chaos this morning as the betting row threatens to...

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Michael Gove blames Liz Truss for Tories' 'more difficult' general election campaign -- Liz Truss's 49 days as UK prime minister will probably be best remembered for her 2022 "mini...

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Jeremy Corbyn campaign farce as Labour official is sacked after 'hiding in a bush' -- Jeremy Corbyn's campaign descended into farce yesterday resulting in a top Labour official...

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Armageddon warning as Galloway claims PM Starmer will drag UK into WW3 'within six months'

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Lee Anderson slams 'dog whistle politics' as Muslim millionaire revealed as Reform donor

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​Foreign Office's blacklist countries Brits urged to avoid as WW3 fears continue to soar - Brits are urged to reconsider any travel plans they have to this list of countries.

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Reform's deputy leader rages at Nigel Farage's exclusion from BBC Question Time special

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Boris Johnson to release bombshell new memoir as date it will hit shelves revealed

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Nigel Farage's Reform UK surges to new record high in poll overtaking Tories

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'Tax on aspiration!' Clash erupts over Labour plan to axe thousands of Brits' VAT lifeline

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Small boats people smugglers 'rubbing their hands in glee' if Keir Starmer wins

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Rishi Sunak's bodguard arrested over alleged election date betting

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Dire warning that new Labour rules will have UK's super wealthy abandoning the country -- Sir Keir Starmer has made a manifesto pledge to raise £5.2billion by clamping down on tax...

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Lorry drivers receiving specialist training amid fears of resurgence in migrant stowaways -- Exclusive: "You only have to watch videos to see how coordinated they are. They are highly...

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Rishi Sunak set to lose his seat as devastating new election poll predicts Tory wipeout -- Rishi Sunak is on course to be the first PM in history to lose his seat at an election.

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Boris Johnson is an 'asset' to the Tory general election campaign

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Inflation falls again in major general boost for Rishi Sunak

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Nigel Farage's Reform secures huge donation in move certain to 'upset wet woke lefties' -- Both Richard Tice and party leader Nigel Farage have welcomed the addition of Zia Yusuf to the...

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Angela Rayner's hometown turns against her as angry locals fume: 'She made things worse!'

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Andrew Marr explains two reasons why Farage-critics are 'absolutely wrong' about Reform UK

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George Galloway demands referendum on axing the Royal Family but praises Princess Anne

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Rishi Sunak slams Just Stop Oil's 'digraceful act of vandalism' at Stonehenge

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Labour candidate suspended over 'pro-Russian' posts -- Andy Brown reportedly shared material following Salisbury poisonings

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SNP blasted over independence 'obession' as manifesto 'summed up in one word' -- The Scottish Tories hit out at the nationalist party over its General Election manifesto.

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I watched Keir Starmer get grilled on tax - one question left him squirming -- Sir Keir took questions for around 20 minutes from staff at a Morrisons supermarket, ranging...

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Fury as it emerges Labour candidate stopped terrorist being deported

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Furious UK fishermen warn Keir Starmer's plan would 'cut the throat' of the industry

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Grant Shapps' chilling warning Labour will leave UK defenceless against 'axis of tyranny' The Defence Secretary didn't pull his punches this morning as Vladimir Putin's visit to North...

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BBC Question Time snubs Nigel Farage for two-hour party leaders special

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Almost 900 migrants cross Channel in record high in another blow to Sunak's campaign

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Nigel Farage is different from Donald Trump for one crucial reason, says pollster

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'They can afford it!' Rishi Sunak's savage tax swipe at billionaires backing Labour

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Happy birthday, Boris! Carrie gives former PM unique gift with touching meaning for 60th

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BBC backs down after outraged Nigel Farage not invited onto crucial Question Time debate

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Shock poll predicts Farage's Reform will win Tory chair's seat -- Our live blog brings readers the latest updates on the 2024 General Election.

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Labour suspends candidate ahead of General Election over 'pro-Russia posts' -- Andy Brown shared an article from Russian state media outlet RT which claimed the toxin used in...

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Michael Portillo issues stark warning Tories 'could suffer same fate as me in 1997' -- Michael Portillo also lifted the lid on the deep sense of foreboding he felt days before his...

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This is why Nigel Farage's Reform UK won't win as many seats as you think

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ANALYSIS - Nigel Farage just made a huge prediction at a campaign rally like nothing I've seen before

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'We're all going to get stabbed!' Reform UK's Richard Tice erupts in Channel 4 clash -- Home Office minister Chris Philp said he "believes" in the tactic "as a way of taking knives off...

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ANALYSIS - Gareth Southgate got it right, Rishi Sunak needs to be more like Winston Churchill

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Nigel Farage's security guard calls journalist a **** in fiery election party row

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WATCH the shocking moment French police stand by as smugglers pick up illegal migrants

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New poll shows how many seats Nigel Farage's Reform is set to win before big announcement

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Rishi Sunak warns Labour is looking at 17 ways to come after your cash -- The Prime Minister said savers are in Sir Keir Starmer's crosshairs.

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Remoaners torn apart as Brexit UK triumphs after London stock market soars above EU rival -- Tory candidate Marco Longhi said the new data has proven Brexit doom-mongers completely wrong.

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Keir Starmer slams French for failing to stop more Channel migrant crossings -- The Labour leader said we "need to improve" on Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's £500m deal with...

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Sir Keir Starmer gets told what a woman is by former PM Sir Tony Blair

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'It's a stitch up!' Richard Tice threatens candidate vetting firm with legal action

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Families warned of council tax raid if Keir Starmer becomes prime minister - Shadow business secretary Jonathan Reynolds was initially more strident than his party's leader,...

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Nigel Farage's love life from second wife split to new French girlfriend

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Urgent warning over Labour plot to 'unravel' Brexit costing British fishermen £775million

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Keir Starmer gunning for seat held by Tories for 100 years - but it won't be easy

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Reform to exploit Labour chaos in Wales as support for Keir Starmer collapses

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Brexit boss warns Labour will drag UK 'back into EU's orbit' with General Election win

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EU set to humiliate Keir Starmer by snubbing Labour's plans to reverse Brexit

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Keir Starmer squirms in humiliating LBC phone-in as caller demands 'yes or no' answer -- The Labour leader dodged giving a straight answer over whether he would have served in the...

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Do you agree with Nigel Farage that the BBC licence fee should be axed? -- The BBC licence fee was frozen for two years but last year, the government announced it would...

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Nigel Farage rages at GMB's Ed Balls for 'playing silly games' in fiery ITV clash -- The Reform UK leader accused the GMB presenter of "playing silly games" as the pair clashed.

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Labour's 'lack of commitment' on farming puts UK food security on a 'knife's edge'

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Nigel Farage's bold plan to stop small boats coming to UK within 100 days

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BBC's Nick Robinson confirms General Election interview with Nigel Farage -- Follow our live blog for the latest updates on the 2024 General Election.

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Boris Johnson promised to build 40 new hospitals - this is how many actually opened

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'Apologise!' Sir Keir Starmer accused of 'disdain' and 'making enemies' of voters

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Rishi Sunak's Tory weapon set to be unleashed to fight Nigel Farage voters' threat

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Nigel Farage breaks his silence on joining the Conservatives with two-word swipe -- Nigel Farage bluntly laid out his answer before naming two politicians who are "in the wrong...

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Rishi Sunak's six-word warning as he rips apart Keir Starmer's pledges on battle bus -- Rishi Sunak insists the Conservatives can still win the general election, acknowledging the...

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They will take Britain back in by the back door! Tory warnings over Labour's Brexit plot -- Keir Starmer and his candidates want to undo Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, it was claimed.

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Labour threatens 'higher mortgage bills and huge unemployment boom' top bank warns

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The Reform 7 - Meet the seven candidates set to win seats for Nigel Farage's party

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Nigel Farage accuses Angela Rayner and Penny Mordaunt of being 'basically the same person'

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Richard Tice slams 'disgraceful attack' on Reform candidate at town festival

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EXPOSED: Keir Starmer's plot to ravage your cash with £140bn Labour tax bill

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Grant Shapps' bizarre three-word admission when asked if Tories will win election

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Labour threatens to plunge Britain into 'dark ages' with £4.5bn tax blackhole -- Claire Coutinho warns Sir Keir Starmer's net zero plan is a "spectacular act of economic...

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Reform candidate resigns over previous comments urging people to 'vote BNP' -- StClair-Armstrong was forced to resign from the party after it emerged he previously urged...

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'Guess who's back!' Nigel Farage unveils Reform plan from TV licence fee axe to migration -- Follow our live blog for the latest updates on the 2024 General Election.

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Sir John Curtice issues warning to Keir Starmer as Labour drops in latest polls

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Andrew Neil mocks Macron as he lists 6 reasons why France is a complete mess right now

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Rishi Sunak: Labour's manifesto is a con, they will run riot with your money! -- Shadow health secretary Wes Streeting has "let the cat out of the bag" on the party's spending...

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Ex-EastEnders actor Michael Cashman apologises to Rosie Duffield in trans rights row

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Former subposmaster blasts 'buffoonery' of Ed Davey's stunt-filled election campaign

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Boris Johnson biographer reveals ex-PM could 'save' Tories from Nigel Farage with one move

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The seven seats Nigel Farage's Reform UK is tipped to win in bombshell new poll

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Nigel Farage's jubilant 4-word verdict as new poll gives Reform surprising number of MPs -- The model is the latest polling boost for the insurgent party following the Brexit architect's...

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Labour private school plans will cost army sergeants thousands in extra fees -- Labour plans to tax private schools may cost deployed members of the military who use the...

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Sir Keir Starmer tells Express readers how he will use 'iron grip' to stop radical Left -- The Labour leader says he has an "iron grip" on his party and Brexit is safe

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Tories 'are about to be pulverised - but then they'll do Nigel Farage deal on his terms'

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Which scandal would you face if you were the Prime Minister of the UK

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Shock poll reveals surprising Tory could lead the party next after Rishi Sunak - EXCLUSIVE: The former Defence Secretary attracted far more support than potential rivals

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Warning to pensioners as new report uncovers shocking financial warning

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Rishi Sunak snubs plastic ponchos as PM braves yet another downpour at Trooping the Colour

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Labour to use private healthcare firms to help tackle NHS cancer backlog and save lives

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Desperate Tories plead with supporters to make the effort to vote on election day

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Here's what Nigel Farage will unveil in his Reform manifesto - and there's a few surprises

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Suella Braverman 'warned' Rishi Sunak about migration as she fears election meltdown

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MP forced to spend £2,000 on bodyguards after 'constant trolling' as Rowling shows support -- Both Rosie Duffield and JK Rowling have clashed with transgender activists on frequent occasions...

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This week's best bits of Westminster gossip - including huge change to BBC election show -- Only three weeks left to go of this election... thank goodness eh.

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'I switched Lord Sugar's boardroom for Tory campaigning – relentless trolls don't faze me' -- EXCLUSIVE: Apprentice star Ryan-Mark Parsons wants to encourage young people to register to vote...

7 days ago

Ann Widdecombe says she turned down Reform's offer to stand as MP for one simple reason

8 days ago

Revealed: Wannabe Labour MP spoke at rally with terrorist sympathiser 'guests of honour'

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Rishi Sunak hails new global crackdown on migrant smuggling gangs -- The Prime Minister said the leaders of the world's seven richest nations had agreed for the...

7 days ago

Starmer opens door to new EU Brexit talks as he blasts Boris Johnson's 'botched' deal

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Rishi Sunak thrown a lifeline as voters say Tories will survive after general election

8 days ago

Nigel Farage makes shocking General Election prediction as Reform UK storms past Tories

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ANALYSIS - Rishi Sunak vows to fight to the end in battle to win the general election

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Rishi Sunak vows to stick around for another five years regardless of election result -- Win or lose Mr Sunak says he stay as an MP until at least 2029

8 days ago

Is Sunak likeable and is Starmer a political robot? Listen to our new election podcast -- New episodes of The Division Bell are available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and YouTube twice a...

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Labour would ruin us! Farmers issue urgent warning over 'out-of-touch' Keir Starmer -- EXCLUSIVE: Sir Keir Starmer has been accused of showing a "complete lack of commitment to the...

8 days ago

Nigel Farage goes to war with BBC as he demands to be included in election debates

8 days ago

POLL: Do you think Nigel Farage should lead the Conservative party after the election?

8 days ago

New Express poll crowns overwhelming winner of explosive ITV General Election debate - Express readers voted in our online poll on who came out on top in the latest TV clash ahead of...

8 days ago

Boris Johnson backs Brexit 'hero' in huge election intervention

8 days ago

Rishi Sunak says Joe Biden was just being 'polite' following awkward video footage

8 days ago

Nigel Farage will 'never be Prime Minister' for one key reason - even if Tories back him

8 days ago

Nigel Farage 'fact-checks' BBC's Charlie Stayt as he's grilled over Brexit claim

8 days ago

Wes Streeting verbally butchered by Nick Ferrari in 'working person' clash live on air

9 days ago

Rishi Sunak slaps down claims Nigel Farage's party is real opposition to Labour

9 days ago

Top Tory issues crystal clear 11-word statement over Reform UK election deal -- The Conservative minister slapped down suggestions the Tories should strike a pact with the...

8 days ago

'You're making independence impossible!' SNP leader slapped down by Alex Salmond -- The former SNP leader has lambasted his old colleague for repeating the mistakes of the past.

9 days ago

Boris Johnson warns of 'dangerous' Labour majority by voting for Reform -- Follow our live blog for the latest updates on the 2024 General Election.

8 days ago

Outrage as SNP demands income tax rises for workers in England

9 days ago

Nigel Farage lands huge blow against Penny Mordaunt over migration as ITV audience erupts

9 days ago

You would take us back into the EU! Penny Mordaunt blasts Labour over Brexit -- Leaders of four smaller parties all admitted they want to rejoin in the ITV election debate.

8 days ago

BBC Question Time's Fiona Bruce savages SNP record as she slams 'worse' NHS waiting times

9 days ago

'Your TV's not broken!' Nigel Farage trolls UK with hilarious General Election broadcast

9 days ago

SNP brutally slapped down on BBC QT after blaming English for everything

9 days ago

Nigel Farage's Reform UK overtakes Tories for first time ever in bombshell poll

9 days ago

Sunak hails $50 million 'life-changing' boost for Ukraine at G7 Summit -- Rishi Sunak has warned Vladimir Putin won't be able to outlast the Western alliance as he hailed...

9 days ago

Tory MP's office swarmed by Army bomb disposal units as device found -- Army bomb squads rushed to a Tory MP's office after a suspect device was discovered at the...

9 days ago

Rishi Sunak warns Keir Starmer risks putting Ukraine in peril in defence spending row -- Rishi Sunak has warned that Keir Starmer risks putting Ukraine's future in peril because Labour...

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