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Sun, 08 Dec 2019 12:45 GMT

Breaking: UK Conservative Party Extends Lead with Labour Before Elections

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Wed, 13 Nov 2019 22:33 GMT

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have a healthy 10-point lead ahead of an election on Dec 12th, a poll by Savanta ComRes showed on Wednesday Nov 13th, extending their advantage over Labour after the Brexit Party stood down candidates.

The poll, carried out for the Daily Telegraph newspaper, showed the Conservative Party with 40%, up 3 points from a poll last week, ahead of Labour on 30%, up 1 point.

The poll was conducted after Nigel Farage said his Brexit Party would not put candidates up in Conservative-held seats, a major boost to Johnson. The Brexit Party will still stand candidates in Labour-held seats.

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