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GENERAL ELECTION: See how almost all of Scotland turns SNP yellow based on exit poll prediction

GENERAL ELECTION: See how almost all of Scotland turns SNP yellow based on exit poll prediction

An exit poll has predicted a stunning night for the Conservatives and the SNP. It suggests the Tories will win 368 seats, with a majority of 86. The SNP are also tipped to add 20 seats to their 2017 total, winning all but four of Scotland’s 59 seats....

The Courier, Thursday, 23:57
 

General election 2019 results: Ruth Davidson faces 'Gary Lineker' moment over SNP skinny dip quip

Former Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson faces embarrassment if the election exit poll proves to be accurate, after claiming she would go skinny dipping in Loch Ness if the SNP win 50 seats. UK broadcasters forecast the SNP may win 55 seats...

Scotsman, Thursday, 23:39
 
GENERAL ELECTION: Exit poll predicts SNP will win all but four seats in Scotland

GENERAL ELECTION: Exit poll predicts SNP will win all but four seats in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon looks set for another landslide as an early exit poll suggested the SNP would win all but four seats in Scotland. The nationalists are predicted to win 55 of the 59 seats north of the border by a bombshell survey released just as polls...

The Courier, Thursday, 23:25
 

General election 2019 results: Jo Swinson would lose Scottish seat to SNP if exit poll realised

Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson is set to lose her seat in Scotland to the SNP, the exit poll has predicted. According to exit poll forecasts, Ms Swinson is a 95 per cent chance to lose her constituency of East Dunbartonshire to the Nationalists....

Scotsman, Thursday, 23:21
 

General Election 2019: Pressure on Jeremy Corbyn as defeat makes position 'untenable'

Pressure on Jeremy Corbyn to quit as Labour leader began mounting from the moment last night’s exit poll was released, with former shadow Chancellor Ed Balls saying his position was “untenable”. The exit poll suggested Labour would crash to its worst...

Scotsman, Thursday, 23:21
 

General election 2019 results: Derek Mackay says independence referendum mandate 'reinforced' if SNP seize...

Finance secretary Derek Mackay has said the SNP's mandate for a second referendum will have been "reinforced" if the SNP takes 55 seats in Scotland in line with exit poll predictions. The result would be just one short of the party's...

Scotsman, Thursday, 22:56
 
Boris Johnson and Tories predicted to win 86-seat majority in exit poll

Boris Johnson and Tories predicted to win 86-seat majority in exit poll

Boris Johnson appears on course to secure a crushing majority of 86, and take Britain out of the EU in January, after a shock exit poll showed his party would win 368 seats in Thursday’s general election. That would be the biggest Conservative...

Guardian, Thursday, 22:53
 
BREAKING: General Election exit poll shows Tories set for big majority, with SNP taking 55 seats in Scotland

BREAKING: General Election exit poll shows Tories set for big majority, with SNP taking 55 seats in Scotland

The Conservatives are set to win a substantial majority according to an exit poll for the general election. Boris Johnson’s party would be on 368 seats, comfortably the largest party and enough to have overall control of the House of Commons. The SNP...

The Courier, Thursday, 22:42
 

General election 2019: SNP predicted to win 55 seats in exit poll landslide as Conservatives tipped for big...

The SNP have been tipped to win a near-record 55 seats in the UK general election in an exit poll that indicates a startling triumph for First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The result north of the Border comes as the Conservatives are tipped to win the...

Scotsman, Thursday, 22:20
 

Live: General election 2019 results and exit poll

10pm - exit poll predicts big Conservative majorityThe exit poll has just been released and is predicting a Conservative majority of 86, with Boris Johnson’s Tories set to win 368 seats. Labour is second on 191 seats, while the Liberal Democrats are...

The Week, Thursday, 22:16
 

General Election 2019 results LIVE: Latest as results come in across Scotland

Voters across Scotland have been going to the polls today for the General Election 2019. Here, we bring you the latest from 10pm as the counting of votes gets underway and the results start to come in throughout the night. Click F5 to refresh for the...

Scotsman, Thursday, 22:07
 

General election 2019: What happens if Boris Johnson loses his seat?

As the polls close, nervous MPs will be waiting anxiously to see whether they are to retain their seats. And those MPs will include the Prime Minister himself, with Boris Johnson holding a majority of only 5,034 votes in his own constituency of...

Scotsman, Thursday, 21:47
 

General election 2019: Boris Johnson campaigns at night in his own constituency amid speculation over his seat

Boris Johnson has raised eyebrows by hitting the campaign trail in his own constituency in west London tonight - just a few hours before polls were due to close. The Prime Minister tweeted a series of pictures showing him handing out 'vote Boris...

Scotsman, Thursday, 21:02
 

Donald Trump tells Greta Thunberg to 'chill' and calls her Time Person of the Year selection 'ridiculous'

US president Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year, calling her selection "ridiculous." The Swedish teenager has become a symbol of a growing...

Scotsman, Thursday, 20:04
 
One in six tweets to candidates abusive or insulting, study finds

One in six tweets to candidates abusive or insulting, study finds

Candidates in the 2019 general election appear to have been subject to considerably more online abuse than even two years ago, with about one in six messages directed at them deemed to be insulting or abusive, according to a study. The research...

Guardian, Thursday, 19:46
 


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