1 Jul 2024

Parties push for votes in final week of UK election campaign

Senior Political Correspondent

Krishnan Guru-Murthy: The parties have ramped up their campaigning, in the final stretch before Thursday’s election.

Rishi Sunak declared he was fighting hard for every vote, while Sir Keir Starmer was out on the stump in some traditional Conservative strongholds – a sign perhaps of the optimism within his party about the state of the polls.