General Election 2017

  • People

    Diane Abbott silences critics with biggest ever majority vote

  • Life

    The funniest, snarkiest tweets of election results night

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    What actually is a minority government?

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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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Life

Are politics dividing your friendships?

How the election could impact not only the country but also your friendships

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Stylist
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Life

Millions of people won’t be able to elect a female MP this election

100 constituencies in the UK don't have a single woman on the ballot

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Jasmine Andersson
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Moya Crockett
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Green Party pledges to decriminalise prostitution if elected

Launching its “gender equality manifesto”

Life

The best Twitter responses to news of the snap general election

“I DON’T WANT AN ELECTION. I HAVE POLITICAL FATIGUE.”

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Moya Crockett
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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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Lucy Mangan

“In these uncertain times we all need to steady each other”

Lucy Mangan is exasperated by the election

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Lucy Mangan
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