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Swinson defends contesting Canterbury

21 November 2019
Swinson defends contesting Canterbury

The leader of the Liberal Democrats has defended her decision to field a candidate in the owner Labour held seat in the county.

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Tactical voting confusion could hit 'remain' votes

20 November 2019
Tactical voting confusion could hit 'remain' votes

Candidates opposed to Brexit could lose out because of confusion about tactical voting, says a leading campaigner.

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Dull draw in leaders debate

20 November 2019
Dull draw in leaders debate

Brexit and the NHS were the main topics of an even leaders debate.

Kent's gender disparity at the ballot box

19 November 2019
Kent's gender disparity at the ballot box

Figures show how many women candidates are standing in Kent and for which parties.

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Party leaders get down to business

18 November 2019
Party leaders get down to business

Immigration and the economy have taken centre stage in the election battle as party leaders set out their stalls.

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Police looking into claims of electoral fraud

16 November 2019
Police looking into claims of electoral fraud

Police are investigating claims of electoral fraud after allegations were made by the Brexit Party that candidates were offered peerages.

Brexit Party candidate breaks silence over not standing

16 November 2019
Brexit Party candidate breaks silence over not standing

The Brexit Party candidate who pulled out of the election race says he fears Jeremy Corbyn could become Prime Minister.

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Misjudgements from top to bottom

15 November 2019
Misjudgements from top to bottom

Rebellion, bad publicity stunts and surprise candidate lists have filled this week's political pages.

Shock as Brexit Party candidate steps down

14 November 2019
Shock as Brexit Party candidate steps down

A second party has pulled out of the race for Kent's most hotly contested constituency.

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Lib Dems slammed for plan to scrap AGM

14 November 2019
Lib Dems slammed for plan to scrap AGM

A city's Liberal Democrat group has been slammed for its attempt to cancel its AGM after already coming under fire for selecting a candidate.

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Lib Dems line up new candidate for city

13 November 2019
Lib Dems line up new candidate for city

A new Liberal Democrat candidate has been lined up to contest Canterbury following Tim Walker's shock departure.

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'I've lost the dressing room'

13 November 2019
'I've lost the dressing room'

The Lib Dem candidate who sensationally stepped aside to help his Labour counterpart revealed his reasons in an email seen by this website.

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'Brexit is the number one priority and we have to stop it'

12 November 2019
'Brexit is the number one priority and we have to stop it'

Four other people have declined to become the new Liberal Democrat candidate for Canterbury, instead throwing support behind Rosie Duffield.

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Brexit MEP attacks Farage

12 November 2019
Brexit MEP attacks Farage

An MEP says she has been left "heartbroken" by Nigel Farage's decision not to field candidates in every UK seat.

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Farage performs a U-turn

11 November 2019
Farage performs a U-turn

Nigel Farage's announcement to not field 600 candidates was a surprise to our political editor.

Former PM's advisor standing in Kent

11 November 2019
Former PM's advisor standing in Kent

The Tories have revealed their candidate in a seat where Brexit is set to take centre stage.

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Brexit Party contends only one seat in county

11 November 2019
Brexit Party contends only one seat in county

The Brexit Party will only contest one seat in the county at the election in a major climbdown by leader Nigel Farage.

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Wife steps in to contest husband's former seat

08 November 2019
Wife steps in to contest husband's former seat

Charlie Elphicke has stood down as candidate for his Kent constituency and his wife Natalie will contest the seat at December's general election.

Bumpy start for Labour and Tories

08 November 2019
Bumpy start for Labour and Tories

The two big parties have almost outdone each other in making mistakes at the start of the election campaign, says our political expert.

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'Remain alliance' formed for Kent seat

07 November 2019
'Remain alliance' formed for Kent seat

The Green Party is standing aside in a Kent seat as part of a pact with another party.

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