Conservative Party (UK)

Political party in the United Kingdom

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The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, sometimes informally called the Tories, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom. The governing party since 2010, it is the largest in the House of Commons, with 312 Members of Parliament, and also has 249 members of the House of Lords, 4 members of the European Parliament, 31 Members of the Scottish Parliament, 11 members of the Welsh Assembly, eight members of the London Assembly and 8,916 local councillors.

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Accusations of hypocrisy as Tory members aged 15 or over enjoy 'full voting rights' - while party fights lower voting age for public
Credit: Independent - Published 22 hours ago

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Boris Johnson's team wants to hold a national election in the summer of 2020 and has started raising funds to hire more staff and prepare the Conservative Party..
Credit: Reuters - Published 22 hours ago

Dominic Grieve says no deal 'unacceptable to a 'substantial number' of Conservative MPs
Credit: Independent - Published 2 days ago

Conservative leadership contenders Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have condemned Donald Trump's attack on a group of congresswomen - but neither would go as far..
Credit: Independent - Published 2 days ago

Guto Bebb is right to say the Conservatives have become the party of 'appealing to extremes'. His party should listen hard
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Guto Bebb says Tories are becoming party of English nationalists
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Exclusive: Warning on Wimbledon men's final day that action is needed to nurture next generation of stars
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Government insider predicts Conservatives' command of Commons will ebb long before 2022 election
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

The Conservative leadership frontrunner sticks to his line on trade after no-deal Brexit, despite a torrid grilling by Andrew Neil
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

The UK's Conservatives are openly discussing whether Brexit will lead to the breakup of the country currently known as Great Britain. Some of them are becoming..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Conservative Party leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt has refused to commit to taking Britain out of the European Union before Christmas, saying prime ministers..
5 days ago • WorldNews
The Brexit Party surge is fading, according to an exclusive BMG Research opinion poll for The Independent. The poll puts the Conservatives and Labour neck and..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Whoever wins the race to become Conservative Party leader will make an excellent prime minister, outgoing British leader Theresa May said in parliament on..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

Labour, Tories and SNP were given free vote on reforms
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

The two contenders to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister are appearing on a live ITV debate, which could help to decide the outcome of the Conservative Party..
1 week ago • WorldNews
By Elizabeth Piper and Andrew MacAskill DARLINGTON/YORK, England (Reuters) - With a string of sausages round his neck and holding packs of "Boris bangers", Boris..
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He says frustrated Tories fear Downing Street is more focused on PM's legacy than on smoothing way for successor to deliver Brexit
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

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