UK general election: Conservatives poll lead over Labour shrinks

The lead of Prime Minister Theresa May's party over Labour has halved after the announcement of a policy on social care for the elderly proved unpopular with voters. People have until midnight on Monday to register to vote in the UK election.

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    Less than three weeks from the UK's general election and the ruling Conservative Party has suffered a significant slip in the polls.

    The lead of Prime Minister Theresa May's party over Labour has halved after the announcement of a policy on social care for the elderly proved unpopular with voters.

    People have until midnight on Monday to register to vote in the UK election.

     

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from Westminster.


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