General Election

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Queen’s Speech delayed because it ‘has’ to be written on goatskin

An arcane tradition, or a convenient excuse for a government in chaos?

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Moya Crockett
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Everyone needs to read JK Rowling’s Twitter warning about Theresa May

The Harry Potter author has delivered a powerful feminist message on Twitter

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Everything you need to know about the Democratic Unionist Party

Who are the DUP - and why is everyone so worried about them?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

A 106-year-old woman was denied the right to vote in the Election

She survived two world wars and saw women granted the right to vote - but she was turned away at the polling stations

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Jasmine Andersson
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The funniest, snarkiest tweets of election results night

“Never piss off wheat farmers in key marginals”

Life

Election results: 10 very important things you need to know

What does this mean for Brexit, Theresa May, the DUP, and more?

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Election: Why everyone’s calling Emily Thornberry the “queen of sass”

“I am SO HERE for Emily Thornberry’s resting face in this interview”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Jeremy Corbyn asks Theresa May to resign after shock election result

“Make way for a government that will be truly representative of all the people of this country”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

What does the election upset mean for Brexit?

How rejection of Theresa May's vision affects our EU exit

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Anna Brech
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People

Wellwishers start fundraising page to support MP Diane Abbott

“Di’s in serious need of self-care and we want to say thank you”

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Amy Swales
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Life

General Election 2017: Everything you need to know

From polling station closing times to where you can watch the live coverage

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Jasmine Andersson
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Kayleigh Dray
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#DogsAtPollingStations are here to light up your life on election day

From Labouradors and Chow Chowservatives to Liberal Dachshunds

People

The internet has run amok with hilarious #LastMinuteCorbynSmears

“Jeremy Corbyn once took a holiday in the 1980s and is now a tourist sympathiser”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Stylist meets Jeremy Corbyn

...to talk abortion, sexism and winning the election

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Harriet Hall
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Life

Woman shares touching photo with dying mother to highlight NHS work

“I want justice for our NHS and its patients”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Women's Equality Party leader is fighting to replace sexist MP

Walker will go head to head with Davies during the General Election.

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Hayley Spencer
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Life

Theresa May confirms snap general election: reactions and responses

The prime minister previously denied a vote would be held before the next scheduled poll in 2020

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Kayleigh Dray
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