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Centre-right political party in the United Kingdom

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Conservative Party (UK): Centre-right political party in the United Kingdom
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, and also known colloquially as the Tories or simply the Conservatives, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom. The governing party since 2010, it holds an overall majority in the House of Commons with 364 Members of Parliament. It also has 245 members of the House of Lords, 8 members of the London Assembly, 31 members of the Scottish Parliament, 11 members of the Welsh Parliament and 7,430 local councillors.

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Former Tory MP Charlie Elphicke guilty of sexual assaults on women [Video]

Former Tory MP Charlie Elphicke guilty of sexual assaults on women

Married former Conservative MP Charlie Elphicke is facing the “very realpossibility” of jail after being convicted of sexually assaulting two women innear-identical circumstances. The jury at..

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Lewis: People should "check their facts" on Russian donors [Video]

Lewis: People should "check their facts" on Russian donors

Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis has rejected claims that the Conservative Party took donations from people with links to Russia but says suggesting that British citizens with personal links to..

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IDS: It’s the right thing to do but there are problems [Video]

IDS: It’s the right thing to do but there are problems

Conservative MP Iain Duncan Smith says the government's Huawei ban is the right thing to do, but there are problems within the Oliver Dowden's statement that need to be addressed. Report by Browna...

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Dodds calls for "guarantees of delivery" from government [Video]

Dodds calls for "guarantees of delivery" from government

Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds has called for "guarantees of delivery, not just warm words" from the government's Covid-19 economic recovery plan, claiming the Conservative party had a history of..

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'Better to have no deal' if Britain continues Brexit stance, says former Irish PM [Video]

'Better to have no deal' if Britain continues Brexit stance, says former Irish PM

John Bruton told Euronews that there were elements in Britain's governing Conservative Party who wanted to 'wreck' the European UnionView on euronews

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The state of the political parties as the UK eases Covid-19 lockdown [Video]

The state of the political parties as the UK eases Covid-19 lockdown

A look at how the Government and opposition benches stand as the Conservatives continue to ease the coronavirus lockdown.

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Housing Secretary under pressure to resign in planning row [Video]

Housing Secretary under pressure to resign in planning row

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick is under increasing pressure to resign amid a row over the controversial approval of the Westferry Printworks development. Mr Jenrick approved the development on the..

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Jenrick to release documents in Westferry Printworks row [Video]

Jenrick to release documents in Westferry Printworks row

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has agreed to release all relevant documents pertaining to his controversial decision to approve the Westferry Printworks property development on the Isle of Dogs in..

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England will get its pubs back on July 4 [Video]

England will get its pubs back on July 4

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday pubs, restaurants and hotels could reopen in England early next month when the social distancing rule is relaxed, easing the coronavirus lockdown that has..

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Huw Merriman: British Airways is 'barrelling down' on its own employees [Video]

Huw Merriman: British Airways is 'barrelling down' on its own employees

Conservative MP Huw Merriman, chairman of the Commons Transport Select Committee, talks about the group's findings on the conduct of British Airways throughout the coronavirus lockdown.

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