Read about the 2019 UK general election, held on Thursday 12th December.

Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson was successful in his search for a majority, gaining 48 seats to end up with 365. Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson lost her seat and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn resigned shortly after the election.

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New book says Jo Swinson invited Tom Watson to stand in Lewes

The Sunday Times has published an extract from a new book that sets out how former Labour Party Deputy Leader Tom Watson turned down an invitation to stand for the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »