General election 2019: Latest news and poll results as UK prepares to vote

General election 2019: Latest news and poll results as UK prepares to vote

Welcome to Yahoo’s live coverage of the general election. Our liveblog will feature all the latest campaign updates from from Yahoo’s journalists plus the best content from some of our key partners, such as Sky News, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Independent and many more. This will give you a fair and balanced approach to one of the most important elections in living history.

Polls open at 7am on Thursday and close at 10pm. Here’s how to find out who is standing for election in your area.

For more information, here’s where you can find the main parties’ manifestos:

Conservatives - Labour - Liberal Democrats - Scottish National Party

And here’s where you can get even more comprehensive coverage of the election from Yahoo’s dedicated Election 2019 hub page.


Read more:

Where do the parties stand on Brexit?

Why are we having a general election in 2019 in the UK?

How does our voting system work?

When do we find out the result of the general election? 

Who is Boris Johnson?

Who is Jeremy Corbyn?

Who is Jo Swinson?

Who is Nigel Farage?

Who is Nicola Sturgeon?

‘The 360’ is a series from Yahoo News UK giving you diverse perspectives on the day’s top stories. Here are some from our election coverage:

Who can you trust to… take care of the NHS? 

Who can you trust to… get it right on immigration?  

Who can you trust to… sort out Brexit properly? 

Who can you trust to… keep us safe?