5 Feb 2024

Are British Muslims losing faith in Starmer’s Labour?

Communities Editor

Only five years ago at the last election, some 85 per cent of British Muslims voted for the Labour party.

But since the conflict in Gaza, it seems that support is falling away.

A new poll suggests that over a quarter fewer British Muslims would back Sir Keir Starmer’s Labour party.

We have been visiting some constituencies where independents are now standing against Labour incumbents.