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Centre-right party in the United Kingdom

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Conservative Party (UK): Centre-right party in the United Kingdom
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom. The governing party since 2010, it is the largest in the House of Commons, with 288 Members of Parliament. It also has 234 members of the House of Lords, 4 members of the European Parliament, 31 Members of the Scottish Parliament, 11 members of the Welsh Assembly, 8 members of the London Assembly and 7,445 local councillors.

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Switching allegiances? Brexit stirs election doubts around England

Jules Wilde has never voted for Britain's Conservatives and would hate to do so at the Dec. 12 election, yet for the first time in his life, the 62-year-old carer is considering backing the governing..
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UK PM sets out immigration plans as Conservatives hit two-year poll high

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out plans on Sunday to end preferential treatment for European Union migrants, as opinion polls showed his Conservative Party has the highest level of support..
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Videos for Conservative Party (UK)

Farage says 'Brexhaustion' is tiring voters [Video]Farage says 'Brexhaustion' is tiring voters

Nigel Farage berated the lack of inspiration in the election campaign so far, citing "Brexhaustion" across the country. He said after his "big and generous gesture" to the Conservatives earlier this..

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How Brexit blurs party lines in England's 'red wall' [Video]How Brexit blurs party lines in England's 'red wall'

With the certainty that the UK will leave the EU under a Labour government in doubt, northern English towns that are traditionally staunch in favor of the party could make a historic swing to the..

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Boris Johnson Promises A Conservative Win Will Lead To Brexit Certainty [Video]Boris Johnson Promises A Conservative Win Will Lead To Brexit Certainty

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain’s Conservatives will end the uncertainty felt in the country. According to Reuters, if conservatives are elected in December, Johnson promised to deliver..

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UK elections: Conservatives pledge law change to protect veterans [Video]UK elections: Conservatives pledge law change to protect veterans

The UK's Conservative Party is pushing for new legislation to protect soldiers from what Prime Minister Boris Johnson calls 'unfair trials'.

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Boris Johnson extends poll lead in UK general election campaign [Video]Boris Johnson extends poll lead in UK general election campaign

Boris Johnson says all candidates standing for the Conservatives have pledged to support his Brexit deal with the European Union.View on euronews

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Sturgeon: Vote for SNP is a vote to decide Scotland's future [Video]Sturgeon: Vote for SNP is a vote to decide Scotland's future

Speaking on Arbroath Harbour, the SNP leader and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says her party is the only major challenger to the Conservative Party in every single Tory-held seat in Scotland. Report..

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Gove 'unaware' of alleged Brexit Party pacts [Video]Gove 'unaware' of alleged Brexit Party pacts

Police say they are assessing two allegations of electoral fraud, after claims the Tories offered peerages to Brexit Party election candidates to persuade them to stand down. Senior government minister..

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Tories and Lib Dems in rival tree-planting pledges [Video]Tories and Lib Dems in rival tree-planting pledges

The Conservative Party said they will triple tree-planting rates if they win the General Election. Former environment secretary Michael Gove blamed the Common Agricultural Policy for the Government not..

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Johnson announces spending package for neglected towns [Video]Johnson announces spending package for neglected towns

Boris Johnson will reinstate local railway lines axed under the Beeching cuts in the 1960s, as part of a package of measures to rejuvenate provincial towns. The Conservatives will make a manifesto..

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Davey: Tories and Labour are offering 'fantasy economics' [Video]Davey: Tories and Labour are offering 'fantasy economics'

Ed Davey has claimed that the Conservatives and Labour have been announcing "fantasy" economic policies in their campaign speeches. The Liberal Democrat added that his party can offer a "better..

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Boris Johnson unveils Tory's 'Get Brexit Done' election bus [Video]Boris Johnson unveils Tory's 'Get Brexit Done' election bus

Boris Johnson has unveiled his election bus during a launch in Greater Manchester. The bus contains the slogan: "Back Boris and vote Conservative to... Get Brexit Done". The prime minister explained..

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Boris Johnson: The Tories must do better on the NHS [Video]Boris Johnson: The Tories must do better on the NHS

Boris Johnson has said the Tories “have got to do better” on the NHS after key figures showed the service was performing at the worst level on record. Speaking on BBC Breakfast, the Prime Minister..

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Farage: I will be staying home on the 12th December [Video]Farage: I will be staying home on the 12th December

Brexit Party Leader Nigel Farage has said he will be 'staying home' on the 12th December and not voting in the general election as he cannot trust the Conservative Party. Report by Browna. Like us on..

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Farage claims Tories are threatening Brexit party candidates [Video]Farage claims Tories are threatening Brexit party candidates

Nigel Farage has claimed that his Brexit Party candidates have received abusive and threatening phone calls from Conservatives asking them not to stand in the upcoming general election. He added that..

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Farage decries Conservatives' 'disgraceful tactics' [Video]Farage decries Conservatives' 'disgraceful tactics'

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party was using an array of 'disgraceful' tactics to try to prevent his candidates from standing in..

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Farage: Unless we have the Brexit Party, Boris will go soft [Video]Farage: Unless we have the Brexit Party, Boris will go soft

Nigel Farage has said his offer to not stand against the Conservatives for a number of seats across the UK has been met with abuse and bullying. The Brexit Party leader went on to say that his party..

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Boris: Our 'colossal investment' will help NHS [Video]Boris: Our 'colossal investment' will help NHS

Boris Johnson has said that the "colossal investment" the Conservatives are making in the NHS will help alleviate pressure and demand on the service. This comes after NHS figures show waiting times in..

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Farage: I detest Johnson's Brexit deal [Video]Farage: I detest Johnson's Brexit deal

Nigel Farage has said that although he detests Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, the Brexit Party will not stand against the Conservatives but fight for the rest of the seats. Report by Browna. Like us on..

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Lewis: We are not doing deals [Video]Lewis: We are not doing deals

Brandon Lewis has said that the Conservatives want a clear, proper majority at the upcoming general election. He denied any deals are being done with Nigel Farage and the Brexit Party adding "As far as..

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'Just add water': Johnson on Brexit deal [Video]'Just add water': Johnson on Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, on the campaign trail on Wednesday (November 13), said his Brexit deal was 'ready to go - just add water'.

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Nigel Farage: I would want to see Tory manifesto before voting for them [Video]Nigel Farage: I would want to see Tory manifesto before voting for them

Nigel Farage discusses the forthcoming General Election at a boxing club in east London, where he says he would "want to see the manifesto" before considering whether or note to vote for the..

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Nigel Farage: Leave vote is being split by the Tories [Video]Nigel Farage: Leave vote is being split by the Tories

Nigel Farage has accused the Conservatives of putting "party before country" and risking splitting the Brexit vote in 140 Labour-held constituencies that the Tories have never won. Report by Khanomh...

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McDonnell: You cannot trust the Tories on the NHS [Video]McDonnell: You cannot trust the Tories on the NHS

John McDonnell has said the Conservative Party cannot be trusted on the NHS. Speaking in central London, he said: "Their record is one of running down the NHS and imposing in this last decade the..

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Gove: 'Anti-Semitism permeates Labour from top to bottom' [Video]Gove: 'Anti-Semitism permeates Labour from top to bottom'

Michael Gove has maintained that the Conservatives have dealt "swiftly" with Islamophobia within the party. The cabinet minister added that this is a "stark contrast" between that and the Labour Party,..

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UK Conservatives: No more preferential treatment for EU migrants after Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives said on Sunday they would end preferential treatment for European Union migrants from January 2021 if they win an election next month.
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UK PM Johnson: All Conservative election candidates pledge to back my Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that all Conservative Party candidates in the Dec. 12 election have pledged to back his Brexit deal, opening the door to getting the agreement passed..
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Corbyn's BT plans would be illegal under EU law, UK Conservatives say

British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's plans to nationalize part of BT to offer people free internet would be illegal under European Union state aid rules, the Conservative Party said.
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Factbox: What to watch in Britain's Dec. 12 election

Britain heads to the polls on Dec. 12 for an election Prime Minister Boris Johnson hopes will return his Conservatives with a majority in parliament so he can deliver the country's exit from the..
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Britain's health service recorded worst ever emergency performance in October

Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients in emergency wards in October, a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson who has claimed that only the..
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Brexit Party's Farage turns down electoral pact offer from PM Johnson's Conservatives: report

Britain's ruling Conservative Party has made an offer of an electoral pact to Nigel Farage, which has been turned down by the Brexit Party leader, The Daily Telegraph newspaper reported.
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UK Conservative Party hit by cyber attack ahead of election: two sources

Britain’s governing Conservative Party was hit by a cyber attack on Tuesday which tried to force its website offline, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
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UK Conservatives' lead over Labour narrows slightly: Survation poll

The lead held by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed over the past week, an opinion poll by Survation showed on Tuesday, ahead of a..
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Election gift for PM Johnson: Brexit Party stands down in Conservative seats

Prime Minister Boris Johnson won the most significant boost of the British election campaign to date when Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said he would not contest 317 seats where the Conservative..
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Brexit Party's Farage says will not challenge PM Johnson's Conservatives in 317 seats

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Monday that his party would not contest the 317 seats won by the Conservative Party in the 2017 election but would contest nearly all other seats.
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UK Conservatives warn of economic crisis under Labour, citing disputed dossier

British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Sunday the opposition Labour Party's "reckless" spending plans would trigger an economic crisis within months if it won the Dec. 12 election, citing a..
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UK's Javid says opposition Labour would trigger economic crisis: BBC

British finance minister Sajid Javid said the opposition Labour Party's spending plans would trigger an economic crisis within months, citing a contested dossier published by his Conservative Party and..
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UK Conservatives gain over Labour: Independent poll

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has gained versus the opposition Labour Party over the past month, a poll published by the Independent newspaper showed on Sunday.
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UK Conservatives put $1.5 trillion price tag on Labour opposition plans

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party said the opposition Labour Party would spend an extra 1.2 trillion pounds ($1.5 trillion) over the next five years if it wins power in an election on..
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UK's Labour gains versus Conservatives: poll

Britain's opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party by 4 percentage points, according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the..
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UK election: Conservatives steady at 40%, Labour up 1 point to 30%: poll

Support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives was unchanged at 40% while the opposition Labour Party was up one percentage point at 30% after the first days of campaigning for Britain's Dec...
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SNP will aim to ally against Conservatives in event of hung parliament: Sturgeon

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday her Scottish National Party (SNP) would seek to form "a progressive alliance" in the event of a hung parliament at Westminster after next month's general..
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Facebook says doctored UK election clip wouldn't break its ad rules

Facebook said on Thursday that a doctored video shared by Britain's governing Conservatives would not have broken its rules on political advertising if it had run as a paid-for ad, and suggested the..
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UK's Conservatives and Labour vow to spend big in battle for votes

Britain's governing Conservatives vowed on Thursday to spend billions of pounds more on infrastructure, stepping up an election battle with the main opposition Labour Party over who is best placed to..
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UK's Javid woos voters with £20 billion more a year on infrastructure spending

British finance minister Sajid Javid said a new Conservative government would spend up to 20 billion pounds ($25.7 billion)more each year on road, rail and other infrastructure projects, and there..
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UK's Javid says would spend up to 3% of GDP on infrastructure

British finance minister Sajid Javid said a new Conservative government would introduce a fiscal rule allowing it to spend billions of pounds more on infrastructure up to 3% of annual economic output.
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Labour vows to spend big to rebuild Britain, Conservatives cry foul

Britain's main opposition Labour Party will spend 400 billion pounds ($514 billion) over 10 years to achieve "an irreversible shift in the balance of power and wealth" to working people if it wins..
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Aspiring British finance ministers trade blows over future of the economy

British finance minister Sajid Javid will try to convince voters on Thursday that only the governing Conservative Party can be trusted with the future of the economy, painting the opposition Labour..
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Boris Johnson to tell Scotland: vote Conservative to stop independence bid

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson heads to Scotland on Thursday to say a Dec. 12 election victory for his Conservative Party will halt Scottish National Party (SNP) plans to hold another..
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UK PM Johnson: Let's get Brexit done or face 'horror show' of Corbyn

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged voters to back his Conservatives in a Dec. 12 election or face the "horror show" of two referendums next year if Labour's Jeremy Corbyn was elected.
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UK's Rees-Mogg says 'common sense' could have saved Grenfell victims

Prominent Conservative lawmaker Jacob Rees-Mogg drew criticism on Tuesday after he suggested that victims of the Grenfell Tower fire could have used common sense to ignore the instructions of the fire..
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'Thatcherism on steroids': Corbyn says of UK PM Johnson's Brexit plans

Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Tuesday accuse British the Conservatives of attempting to hijack Brexit to unleash a Thatcherite bonfire of regulation, as he seeks to rally core voters put off..
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UK's Rees-Mogg says Grenfell victims could have used common sense to escape

Prominent Conservative lawmaker Jacob Rees-Mogg on Tuesday said that victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017 could have used common sense to ignore the instructions of the fire service and leave the..
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UK PM Johnson's Conservatives have eight percentage-point poll lead over Labour: Telegraph

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has an eight percentage-point lead over the opposition Labour Party, an ORB poll for the Sunday Telegraph showed, ahead of an election on Dec...
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Farage's Brexit Party to fight every seat in poll battle with PM Johnson

Hardline Brexit advocate Nigel Farage opened his UK election campaign on Friday by telling Conservative prime minister Boris Johnson that his Brexit Party will contest every seat unless Johnson drops..
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Voting for Nigel Farage will not get Brexit done: Conservative Party

Britain's ruling Conservatives warned on Friday that voting for the rival Brexit Party could prevent Britain from leaving the EU and could put left-wing Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn into power at..
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Approving PM Johnson's Brexit deal would be top priority of Conservative government: spokesman

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's first priority if his Conservative Party wins a majority at a planned December election will be to get his Brexit deal approved by parliament, his spokesman said..
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UK PM Johnson readmits 10 lawmakers to the Conservative Party

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has readmitted 10 of the 21 Conservative lawmakers he expelled from his parliamentary party last month, a spokesman for the governing party said on Tuesday.
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UK PM Johnson's Conservatives hold 16-point poll lead ahead of election decision

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party holds a 16-point lead over the opposition Labour Party ahead of a parliamentary vote on Monday on whether to hold a snap general election,..
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UK Conservatives to seek election again and again if lawmakers reject poll

Britain's governing Conservatives will ask parliament again and again to back an early general election if lawmakers fail to support a snap poll in a vote on Monday, finance minister Sajid Javid said..
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After PM meeting, UK Conservative source says Labour's Corbyn just wants Brexit delay

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "made clear he has no policy except more delays", a Conservative Party source said on Wednesday, describing a meeting between the opposition leader and Prime..
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Britain's Labour to back proposal to withhold support for Brexit deal

Britain's main opposition Labour Party will support a proposal made by a former Conservative lawmaker to withhold support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal on Saturday until the formal..
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Brexiteer Baker tells Conservative faction to vote for Johnson's deal

Steve Baker, the head of a hardline Brexit faction in the Conservative Party, has told his European Research Group allies that they should vote for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal.
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UK Conservative lawmaker Duncan Smith says time to get Brexit done

Conservative lawmaker Iain Duncan Smith said he would be voting in favor of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's European Union divorce deal on Saturday saying it was time to get Brexit done.
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UK lawmaker Grieve will oppose Brexit deal unless put to referendum

Dominic Grieve, one of 21 lawmakers ousted from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party last month, will oppose Johnson's Brexit deal in a parliamentary vote on Saturday unless it is..
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UK PM Johnson says almost there on Brexit deal: lawmakers

Prime Minister Boris Johnson told a meeting of Conservative lawmakers the European Union and Britain were almost there on a Brexit deal but that the peak of the mountain was still partly shrouded in..
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Brexit talks ongoing as PM Johnson seeks to reach a deal: spokesman

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his team are pressing on with Brexit talks with both the European Union and lawmakers from the governing Conservatives and Northern Ireland's DUP to try to..
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Brexit supporter Paterson says emerging deal is 'unacceptable': The Sun

Brexit supporting Conservative lawmaker Owen Paterson said Prime Minister Boris Johnson's emerging European Union divorce deal was "absurd" and "unacceptable", The Sun newspaper reported.
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UK's Johnson to meet party lawmakers on Wednesday night

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to address a meeting of his lawmakers from the Conservative Party on Wednesday evening, the chief political correspondent of the Daily Telegraph reported.
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