UK GENERAL ELECTION 2019
Tories slam Andrew Neil's 'tired' interview format and claim the public are 'fed up' with interviews after the BBC presenter empty-chaired Boris Johnson for refusing to agree to face him
Michael Gove gave out the No10 phone number live on radio as he was pushed over whether the PM is running scared of the interview.
Andrew Neil savages Boris Johnson in monologue calling out PM's refusal to face him for BBC interview and insisting he must address his 'untrustworthiness' before election
All the main leaders apart from Tory Mr Johnson have now taken part in the half-hour BBC One inquisition, with critics suggested he is scared of making an election-losing gaffe.
'If Jeremy Corbyn had asked for a selfie I would have happily obliged!' Phillip Schofield hits back at Labour supporters who accuse him of bias after Boris Johnson floated through This Morning grilling
Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby were joined by the Prime Minister for a pre-election grilling on This Morning, just days after an explosive showdown with Jeremy Corbyn.
Boris Johnson uses a £400 HUAWEI phone to take a selfie on This Morning with Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby - after suggesting the Chinese firm could be barred from the UK's 5G network as a security risk
Following an interview on ITV's This Morning, the Prime Minister used what appeared to be a Huawei P20 to take a selfie with presenters Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby.
Jo Swinson APOLOGISES for Lib Dem coalition with the Tories in 'car crash' interview with Andrew Neil... but viewers still think she did better than Jeremy Corbyn
Ms Swinson, who was a minister in the coalition government, said cuts had gone too far in a grilling from forensic BBC interviewer Andrew Neil.
Jacob Rees-Mogg's sister QUITS the Brexit Party with three other MEPs and urges voters to back Boris Johnson as Nigel Farage faces huge revolt
The dramatic resignations are set to be announced with just a week to go before polling day - and just before Nigel Farage records a high-profile interview with the BBC's Andrew Neil.
Tories have a 10-point lead over Labour with just a WEEK until the general election as Jeremy Corbyn struggles to turn around his campaign
Boris Johnson and the Tories have a 10 point poll lead over Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party with the general election now just one week away.
Boris Johnson compares Jeremy Corbyn to a UFO conspiracy theorist as he gives Phillip Schofield a 'cast iron' guarantee the NHS will NOT be on table in trade deal with US despite Labour 'scare stories'
Appearing on ITV's This Morning, Boris Johnson appealed for voters to give him a majority on December 12 so the country can 'move on'.
Labour bible the New Statesman refuses to back Jeremy Corbyn at the general election and calls him 'unfit to be prime minister'
Labour's bible, the New Statesman magazine, has refused to endorse Jeremy Corbyn at the general election as it branded him 'unfit to be prime minister'.
'You don't watch the Queen's speech, do you Jeremy Corbyn?' Labour leader is caught out pretending he watches Her Majesty in the MORNING on Christmas Day in cringe-worthy interview - then reveals he would let homeless people move into Chequers
The Labour leader (pictured) was asked by Julie Etchingham if he sits down with his family to watch the monarch's annual 3pm address, but failed to give a clear answer when pressed.
It's a cold snap election! Britain braces for snow and temperatures as low as -9C on polling day next week - with wintery showers and freezing fog to follow
Meteorologists at the Met Office have predicted that a wintry spell will arrive for election week, covering the UK in frost and seeing temperatures plunge to sub-zero in some areas.
Rail commuters' glimpse of hell under Labour: John McDonnell tells militant RMT chiefs they will be 'in government with us' - as South Western passengers suffer third day of month-long strikes
Video footage has emerged of the shadow chancellor promising the RMT union, which is behind the South Western Railway strikes, that they would be 'key advisers' on transport policy.
Jeremy Corbyn FINALLY says sorry for anti-Semitism in the Labour Party but insists he has 'dealt with it' as he is savaged by Philip Schofield in bad-tempered exchange on This Morning
The opposition leader apologised in a bad-tempered exchange live on This Morning after being pressed by host Philip Schofield.
A poll to settle Tory nerves? Boris Johnson's party is up one point with a 12 point lead over Labour as Jeremy Corbyn's surge shows signs of stalling
Boris Johnson and the Tories hold a 12 point poll lead over Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party with the general election now just nine days away.
TV watchdog Ofcom rejects Conservative complaint over Channel 4's use of ice sculpture to stand in for Boris Johnson at climate change debate
Ofcom said the prop 'was not a representation of the Prime Minister personally', and that 'little editorial focus was given to it'. The regulator rejected the Conservatives' complaint.
'I don't want to complicate it': Donald Trump says he'll stay out of British politics - then cites two recent Republican LOSSES in Kentucky and Louisiana as proof he can win elections
Donald Trump vowed on Tuesday to stay out of the United Kingdom's upcoming election and then cited Republican losses in Kentucky and Louisiana as proof of his ability to win contests.
Welcome to Britain, please don't stick your nose in: Boris Johnson prays Donald Trump stays out of election as he arrives in London for NATO summit
A video posted on the Labour leader's Twitter feed shows flowers beside the roadsign in the capital, to a soundtrack of Jeremy Corbyn condemning Western wars and emotional music.
Tory lead narrows to nine points as Labour offers massive 'free' giveaways to voters and squeezes the Lib Dems on Brexit
Boris Johnson and the Tories' lead over Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party has dipped to nine points in a new poll as Lib Dem support has been squeezed.
Jeremy Corbyn is heavily criticised for posting a 'chilling' Labour election video about the party's support for minority groups - which FAILS to mention the UK's Jewish community
Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised after he posted a 'chilling' Labour election video expressing the party's support for minority groups which makes no mention of the UK's Jewish community.
Labour admits road-building projects could be slashed to fund cutting rail fares by a THIRD - as the party REFUSES to condemn train strikes causing misery to hundreds of thousands of commuters
In its latest election giveaway, Labour unveiled plans to nationalise train operators alongside swathes of the UK economy, and cut season ticket fares.
Nicola Sturgeon demands 'seat at the table' in Brexit talks in return for the SNP propping up Jeremy Corbyn in a hung Parliament
Nicola Sturgeon made clear the SNP should be directly represented in the renegotiation Labour says it would launch with the EU.
Jeremy Corbyn accused of anti-Semitism over shocking 2011 video in which he questions Israel's right to exist and says the BBC is 'biased' in favour of the Jewish state
In an interview with Tehran-backed channel Press TV - since banned from operating in the UK - he attacks the British broadcaster's coverage of issues in the Middle East.
Don't bet on it, Boris! Tories fear COMPLACENCY could cost them election as odds reveal the Labour Leave seats gamblers believe are most likely to change hands after dramatic poll puts PM on track for majority of 68
Betting markets on crucial Leave-leaning Northern and Midlands seats show punters are increasingly convinced that they will fall to the Tories on December 12.
Labour is forced to change election tactics after dramatic new poll gives PM a 68-seat majority- and leaves Jeremy Corbyn's allies hoping for RAIN on polling day to keep voters home
Jeremy Corbyn was left desperately scrambling to change tactics after the huge YouGov analysis revealed Northern voters have been abandoning the Labour leader in droves.
Labour SCOLDS reporters for trying to ask about anti-Semitism and Jeremy Corbyn AGAIN refuses to apologise at NHS stunt featuring a theatrical 'reveal' of year-old 'secret' documents claiming Tories will 'sell out' health service to US
Jeremy Corbyn staged a stunt claiming to reveal sensitive documents about US-UK trade talks, after he was left reeling by Britain's chief rabbi saying he is not fit to become PM.
Jeremy Corbyn's dubious stage-mates: Labour wannabe-MPs who were caught sharing posts about 'mass murdering Rothschilds' and 'Zionist masters' stand alongside leader as he brands anti-Semitism 'vile'
While on stage in north London at lunchtime he was flanked by potential MPs Claudia Webbe and Apsana Begum, who have both been involved in anti-Semitism crises in the party.
Jeremy Corbyn WON'T say sorry over Labour anti-Semitism despite calling it 'vile and wrong' - after Archbishop of Canterbury backed Chief Rabbi's anger at wave of abuse
Jeremy Corbyn ducked questions on Labour's anti-Semitism crisis today after Britain's chief rabbi warned he is not fit to be PM.
'I'm Mr Sensible': Corbyn hits back at Tory Blair as the ex-PM savages his 'fantasy Brexit plans' and warns voters it would be 'unwise' to give the Labour leader a majority
The three-term prime minister attacked both the opposition leader and Boris Johnson, praising tactical voting and saying neither deserved a majority on December 12.
'Boris Johnson is a legend!' Labour candidate is left red-faced after gushing five-year-old Facebook posts praising Conservative leader are unearthed
James Wilder, who is standing in the safe Conservative seat of Newbury, was gushing over the Prime Minister in a series of unearthed Facebook posts.
Google BANS election ads from using information about political affiliations and voter records for targeting ahead of the UK General Election
Google will stop giving advertisers the ability to target election ads using data such as public voter records and general political affiliations, the company said in a blog post on Wednesday.
Jeremy Corbyn's hard-Left spending splurge is 'simply not credible': IFS ridicules Labour leader's claim he can raise £83BILLION in extra tax to fund 'colossal' giveaways JUST from the rich - warning EVERYONE will have to pay
Jeremy Corbyn has been accused of plotting to take a 'sledgehammer to the UK economy' after unveiling an extraordinary hard-Left manifesto, vowing to tear up the 'political establishment'.
Blow for Jeremy Corbyn as just 13% of voters believe he can deliver four-day working week pledge - and most oppose his plans to nationalise broadband
Jeremy Corbyn has suffered a fresh blow to his hopes of becoming the next prime minister after a poll found voters are deeply sceptical he would be able deliver on his headline promises.
Could the Dartford Crossing charge be scrapped? Labour's manifesto says it would review river crossing toll charges in England
Labour has hinted it could scrap toll charges for river crossings in England, including the busiest of all, the Dartford Crossing. Some 160,000 vehicles a day use it to cross between Kent and Essex.
Labour hints it would KEEP freedom of movement even if the UK leaves the EU as Jeremy Corbyn again refuses to say whether he is for or against Brexit
Labour today hinted it would keep freedom of movement even if the UK leaves the European Union as Jeremy Corbyn again refused to say whether he was for or against Brexit.
Royal Mail could receive a £30million windfall from the General Election as the increasingly bitter battle between the political parties continues to escalate.
Remainer rebel ex-Cabinet minister David Gauke WILL fight the Tories at the general election as he backs a second referendum and claims a Conservative majority government would be a 'bad outcome' for the UK
Former Tory Cabinet minister David Gauke has announced he will stand at the general election as an independent candidate as he warned a Conservative government would be a 'bad outcome' for the UK.
Forget Workington Man. It's Walsall Man that could be crucial to swinging this General Election, writes NEIL TWEEDIE
First there was Workington Man. Now he has been superseded by the latest version of homo politicus... Walsall Man.
Furious Brexit Party MEP tells Nigel Farage he has 'broken her heart' and she won't vote in the election after he stands aside in 317 Tory seats election
A furious Brexit Party MEP has revealed she will not vote at the general election after Nigel Farage decided to stand aside in 317 seats on December 12 to give the Tories a clear run.
Could Nigel Farage still cost Boris Johnson victory at the general election? The Brexit Party will still stand in dozens of seats and could hand them to Jeremy Corbyn's Labour by splitting the Brexiteer vote
He announced the party will fight for seats held by Labour and other Remainer MPs. But while helping secure the Tory base vote, it may hamper them where they finished a close second in 2017.
Sajid Javid 'will snub "biased" Channel 4's request for a general election debate with John McDonnell after top executive at the broadcaster called Boris Johnson a "known liar"'
Sajid Javid is expected to snub a request from Channel 4 to take part in a general election debate with John McDonnell.
Lib Dem general election candidate is forced to apologise over series of old tweets mocking dyslexic people and benefits claimants
Danny Chambers, who is standing in North Cornwall, appeared to mock dyslexic sufferers in a recently unearthed 2011 tweet.
Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice announces he WILL contest the general election as he reveals he will fight to snatch Hartlepool from Labour
Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice today announced he will contest the 2019 general election as he revealed he will stand in the pro-Leave seat of Hartlepool.
Bonfire of the rebels: Ex-Chancellor and anti-No Deal Brexit ringleader Philip Hammond QUITS as an MP - leaving just FOUR of the 11 old Tories Boris Johnson stripped of the whip trying to cling on to their seats
Philip Hammond today announced he is quitting as an MP. The four MPs trying to cling on to their seats are Dominic Grieve, Sam Gyimah, Anne Milton and Antoinette Sandbach.
'Do you feel up for the campaign?' Boris Johnson rallies his senior ministers at his final Cabinet meeting before the general election as he warns Jeremy Corbyn as PM would be 'calamitous' for the UK
Boris Johnson held his final weekly Cabinet meeting before the general election today as the Prime Minister issued a rallying call to his top ministers.
Huw Edwards unveiled as the host of the BBC General Election coverage in December replacing the retiring legend David Dimbleby
The veteran presenter will be at the helm during the overnight programming on December 12, following in the footsteps of the long-serving David Dimbleby.
Tory MP Ross Thomson announces he won't stand in General Election after Labour's Paul Sweeney claimed the Conservative candidate tried to stick his hand down his trousers while drunk
Ross Thomson has said he will not be the Conservative candidate for Abderdeen South. He was accused last night of groping Labour MP Paul Sweeney at Strangers' Bar in Westminster.
Nicola Sturgeon warns she will DEMAND a Scottish independence referendum within DAYS of the general election - and believes Jeremy Corbyn would GRANT IT if he was prime minister
The SNP leader said she wants Scots to 'demonstrate the desire' for independence by voting for her party, adding that opposition to another referendum is not sustainable.
Pound enjoys its best month in decade as Britain heads towards general election and a Brexit deal is done but delayed
Turmoil in Westminster, dominated by uncertainty over Brexit, has buffeted currency markets. But the pound has ended the month on top, rising 5.5 per cent against the US dollar.
The day Jeremy Corbyn blew up on the launch pad: Labour leader is hit by THREE body blows as party's Jewish wing refuses to back him, BBC is vindicated over anti-Semitism expose, and Nicola Sturgeon condemns him as 'utterly useless'
Corbyn suffered three election blows as Labour's Jewish affiliate refused to back him, Nicola Sturgeon branded him 'useless' and the BBC slapped down a complaint about their Panorama exposé.
Will these men REALLY decide the election? Tough-talking residents of the Cumbrian town bristle at Westminster Bubble stereotyping of 'Workington Man' as the Tories' target swing voter
This is the windswept coast of West Cumbria, muscular rugby league territory, and there is little time for snowflake metropolitan sensitivities, not least on Brexit, writes NEIL TWEEDIE.
Bill to trigger December 12 General Election clears the House of Lords and will go to the Queen to receive Royal assent
The one-page Bill, which has already been passed by the Commons, received an unopposed second reading by peers. Pictured is Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
'Can humans hibernate?' Voters take to social media using #bahhumbug hashtag to moan about a Christmas General Election
Fed-up voters used the Twitter hashtag #bahhumbug to moan about the political clash coming in midst of Christmas parties and school nativity plays.
The 10 crunch battleground seats which could decide the 2019 December general election as Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn, Jo Swinson and Nigel Farage battle it out for the right to determine the UK's Brexit fate
These are 10 of the key battleground seats which are likely to determine the UK's Brexit fate at the next general election.
12 reasons why this is the hardest ever poll to predict: PHILIP COWLEY analyses the upcoming 2019 General Election
PHILIP COWLEY: When election expert Sir David Butler was asked recently about his 70 years' experience of polls, he said he was glad he was no longer analysing them today.