Category - general election 2010

  • 13 Apr 2010

    ITV News at Ten is to ramp up its general election coverage by delivering an instant quantitative assessment of the TV Election Debates through a UK first in political polling.

    Working with pollsters ComRes, ITV News at Ten will give viewers instant analysis of the impact that Gordon Brown, David Cameron and Nick Clegg have made on the electorate in the series of debates.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    The Lib Dem manifesto to be launched tomorrow will feature 'Four Steps to a Fairer Britain'

  • 13 Apr 2010

    Plaid Cymru have launched their general election manifesto with an insistence that protection for the vulnerable is a political priority that other parties are ignoring.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    The Conservative Party look set to fail in their determination to stand a candidate in every constituency in the UK, as their Ulster Unionist allies have done a deal with a rival party.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) have launched their manifesto with commitments to right-wing free-market economics, a freeze on immigration and heavy cuts in public services.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    David Cameron has been left facing an embarrassing situation today, following the launch of the Conservative manifesto, which makes no reference to religion, faith, faith schools or the contribution of church or other religious groups to society.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    In the Tory manifesto published today, the Conservatives have repeated their pledge to push for more segregation of disabled children, which was contained in their draft manifesto.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    The political parties are being challenged over populist anti-migration policies and rhetoric by business leaders, clergy and human rights campaigners.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    William Hague says Tory 'free school' policy means "having faith" in parents, but critics say it may make education prey to special interest groups and extremists.

  • 13 Apr 2010

    7.30am Nick Clegg speaks about bankers bonuses at morning press conference

    9.00am UKIP Deputy Leader and Head of Policy, David Campbell Bannerman, launched UKIP manifesto at Atrium, Millbank

    11.00am Nick Clegg meeting with candidate for Bradford East, David Ward, at Printer Roller Services

    11.00am Conservative Party launches manifesto at Battersea Power Station (Tory regional launches will be conducted by members of the Shadow Cabinet)

    Afternoon: Lib Dems launch five-point plan to deal with excesses of bank bonuses

    2.00pm Nick Clegg meeting with Lib Dem candidate for Luton South, Qurban Hussain, at 2k Manufacturing

    3.00pm Shadow Foreign Secretary William Hague at manifesto launch in the North West

    3.45pm Shadow Defence Secretary Liam Fox launches Tory manifesto in South East

    Launch of Plaid Cymru manifesto

    7.30pm Nick Clegg on ITV's 'Tonight' programme