Theresa May says June election result “not certain”


Prime minister Theresa May said on Friday that she was not taking anything for granted as she geared up for a snap election in June, in which polls suggest her Conservative party was heading for a landslide victory. May called the national election in a surprise move on Tuesday, saying it was necessary to boost her majority and provide stability as Britain gears up for two years of negotiations with the European Union about its departure from the bloc.Polls give May’s governing Conservative party a lead of around 20 percentage points, enough to potentially give her a parliamentary majority of…

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