You are here

Tories set for UK-wide gains in local polls ahead of June 8

Election watchers say forecasts may be failing to take full account of the surge in support for Mrs May's Conservatives. Mrs May, above, was talking to workers at a company in St Ives, south-west England, during a campaign visit on Tuesday.


FIVE weeks before the general election, local votes in many areas of England, Scotland and Wales will test the mood of the country.

Opinion polling suggests Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives are set to extend their parliamentary majority and local contests on...

Market voices on: