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General Election Update for June 1st

It’s been a big day already with the latest polls suggesting Theresa May’s lead over Jeremy Corbyn is down to just three points, as well as the continued criticism of May’s no show at last night’s BBC Election debate. 

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With only 7 days to go, make sure you are fully informed by scrolling down to explore deeper insight into the activity over the last 24 hours.

Kind Regards,
Matt, Data Science

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Party Mentions by day up to election

Party Daily Mentions 2017 Election

Percent Share Party Mentions 2017 Elections

Race to Number 10 - Party Leader Mentions by day

2017 2015 Leader mention comparison

Conservative Party News

Conservative Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Conservative Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. UK Labour chief challenges May to debate as race tightens
  2. Jeremy Corbyn says Tories planning five more years of austerity
  3. Jeremy Corbyn to hammer Tories on schools and NHS
  4. Britain urges United States to take climate change seriously
  5. New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

Top Tweets

  1. What Theresa May really thinks about the EU. No wonder the Tories are desperately trying to get this deleted. https://t.co/IVadJ9asVy - Tweet from Tory Fibs (Eoin) (@ToryFibs )
  2. Wow. @krishgm absolutely nails David Davis over Tory lies. https://t.co/otQdomLScf - Tweet from Owen Jones (@OwenJones84 )
  3. .@Conservatives and @UKIP's plan to keep lowering corporation tax means continued crisis in our schools, NHS and so… https://t.co/ADHY2s8fOC - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  4. Everybody in Plymouth should read this from @theresa_may - robotic, seems unengaged with concerns of service famili… https://t.co/B06qNdvXHK - Tweet from Paul Mason (@paulmasonnews )
  5. Did you know Theresa May has given her backing to force the NHS to sell its land off to the private sector?… https://t.co/SSeN28lP44 - Tweet from Rachael (@Rachael_Swindon )
  6. The moment Amber Rudd played her trump card, only to discover Jeremy Corbyn had the ace https://t.co/vspGAKkbdW - Tweet from Ian Fraser (@Ian_Fraser )
  7. There's rumour that Theresa May chickened out of the #BBCDebate because she heard little Brooke Blair was going https://t.co/ojJpXI8Let - Tweet from Will Black (@WillBlackWriter )
  8. Random anti-Tory posters are starting to appear in London. This is just one of them. I just wish it was my idea.… https://t.co/zTngQPVvjw - Tweet from Rachael (@Rachael_Swindon )
  9. Theresa May's lead slashed to record low of three points as Labour close in on Tories https://t.co/RFxZpV3OUQ - Tweet from Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald )
  10. Today, Theresa May relaunches her election campaign for the 369th time in 6 weeks. That's if she turns up. https://t.co/5lSaCPh7aW - Tweet from Rachael (@Rachael_Swindon )

Labour Party News

Labour Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Labour Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Jeremy Corbyn leaves door open for potential deal with SNP
  2. Rail fares cap will save commuters more than £1,000 over five years, says Labour
  3. Jeremy Corbyn says Tories planning five more years of austerity
  4. Jeremy Corbyn to hammer Tories on schools and NHS
  5. Jeremy Corbyn to take part in live TV debate despite May boycott

Top Tweets

  1. corbyn ate a pringle tonight https://t.co/MA5pnBJi0M - Tweet from melancholy egg yolk (@ggeordiebore )
  2. .@UKLabour will ask corporations and the richest 5% to pay a bit more, so we can save our NHS and it can continue t… https://t.co/GInVgKxhFe - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  3. This Facebook comment about Jeremy Corbyn is going viral https://t.co/Uoy0Tuvv3e via @LondonEconomic - Tweet from Ken Loach (@KenLoachSixteen )
  4. .@UKLabour will take Britain's railways back into public control and put more money into people's pockets by cappin… https://t.co/bZIBr4S7FR - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  5. The moment Amber Rudd played her trump card, only to discover Jeremy Corbyn had the ace https://t.co/vspGAKkbdW - Tweet from Ian Fraser (@Ian_Fraser )
  6. Theresa May's lead slashed to record low of three points as Labour close in on Tories https://t.co/RFxZpV3OUQ - Tweet from Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald )
  7. Jeremy Corbyn hated by the media hated by the elite "Loved" by the people, they can't bear it because he offers som… https://t.co/IIegSrJocz - Tweet from ARTIST TAXI DRIVER (@chunkymark )
  8. There has never been anyone so unsuitable to be PM than Jeremy Corbyn. He is incompetent,anti British,terrorist sym… https://t.co/dzIzi9hGLm - Tweet from David Jones (@DavidJo52951945 )
  9. The Tories want to buy this election. They have money. Labour has people. Let's all knock on some doors in the last… https://t.co/966xynOAqS - Tweet from Owen Jones (@OwenJones84 )
  10. Labour will ✔Bring our railways into public ownership ✔Cap rail fares ✔Invest in infrastructure. RT ↓ https://t.co/lnpSGjLS5u - Tweet from The Labour Party (@UKLabour )

Liberal Democrats News

Liberal Democrats - Key Phrase Mentions

Liberal Democrats Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Nick Clegg willing to ‘share expertise’ during Brexit negotiations
  2. 'Nearly 9,000 EU NHS workers could leave Britain after Brexit', Lib Dems warn
  3. 'May can’t be bothered, so why should you?' Farron mocks PM
  4. Why Are the Liberal Democrats Struggling in General Election 2017?
  5. Jamie Oliver cancels plans to join Lib Dem campaign event over free school meals

Top Tweets

  1. This is the best thing Tim Farron has ever said. #BBCDebate #GE2017 https://t.co/7HAg4iZDdv - Tweet from Adam Chapman (@Mr_ASChap )
  2. The Liberal Democrats get our vote, but the choice at this election is dismal. Our cover editorial… https://t.co/TDaXeSSSjo - Tweet from The Economist (@TheEconomist )
  3. When you come at Tim Farron, you best not miss... 🔥🔥 https://t.co/5QfPqOuIwP - Tweet from JOE.co.uk (@JOE_co_uk )
  4. Tim Farron smashed it out of the park last night at the BBC debate! This is what the people of Cambridge thought.… https://t.co/2Mnjdtogoh - Tweet from Liberal Democrats (@LibDems )
  5. .@nick_clegg says the Conservatives should not "go about #Brexit in such a confrontational way", saying the #NHS wi… https://t.co/CBD773PCfA - Tweet from Sky News (@SkyNews )
  6. Good to see @timfarron winning voters over for @LibDems from the conservatives with his debate performance tonight. https://t.co/OszlVKKlve - Tweet from Matthew Green (@MatthewGreen02 )
  7. The Economist has endorsed... the Liberal Democrats! https://t.co/ro3RPnDFS2 https://t.co/q2kpyP4WAV - Tweet from Tom Wainwright (@t_wainwright )
  8. First up on this week's Question Time, we've got @nick_clegg #bbcqt https://t.co/2y1DVhWFUW - Tweet from BBC Question Time (@bbcquestiontime )
  9. Retweet if you agree with @timfarron. https://t.co/m8yRMjZu4y - Tweet from Steve Beasant (@stevebeasant )
  10. This Friday @timfarron will answer your questions in a live Q&A on Twitter! What would you like to #AskTim? https://t.co/xFiNOBKGD1 - Tweet from Liberal Democrats (@LibDems )

Scottish National Party News

Scottish National Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Scottish National Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Jeremy Corbyn leaves door open for potential deal with SNP
  2. Sturgeon faces First Minister’s Questions as election campaign enters final week
  3. Theresa May branded 'weak' for refusing to take part in BBC election debate
  4. General Election 2017: Your guide to the Dundee East constituency - The Courier
  5. Jeremy Corbyn says Tories planning five more years of austerity

Top Tweets

  1. The poster battle at the Helensburgh SNP branch is getting out of hand. https://t.co/qDDQsGHZur - Tweet from Jamie Ross (@JamieRoss7 )
  2. 📽@AngusRobertson: "If HoC, EU Parl & 27 member states can have a choice why can't people of Scotland have a choice… https://t.co/ZifTKGqhQN - Tweet from The SNP (@theSNP )
  3. Pleased to highlight importance of @theSNP strong voices while Theresa May didn't even turn up for #BBCDebate… https://t.co/tOJmyWCoW8 - Tweet from Angus Robertson (@AngusRobertson )
  4. On threat of extremism, SNP's Angus Robertson criticises UKIP's Paul Nuttall for steering conversation to Islam… https://t.co/mOrDGjrEjo - Tweet from BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews )
  5. embarrassing - this channel 4 FactCheck completely *destroys* the SNP manifesto #ge2017 https://t.co/WCJ0Qeh7Xa https://t.co/OutJqIjUoH - Tweet from Kevfefe (@kevverage )
  6. Boris Johnson on sky news clearly showing he never watched the debate last night 🙄 Nicola sturgeon wasn't there, so she wasn't "squawking" - Tweet from Jenna Cochrane (@Jenzwood )
  7. .@AngusRobertson challenged the Prime Minister on why it will take the Home Office 50 YEARS to process residency ap… https://t.co/yWak0LzamQ - Tweet from The SNP (@theSNP )
  8. Farmers across Scotland are clear that only @theSNP will protect their industry.  That's why in DCT they're saying… https://t.co/ewvzuAjbpx - Tweet from Màiri McAllan (@MairiMcAllan )
  9. .@AngusRobertson challenges the UK Govt's secretive Brexit approach which is causing chaos in Government. #PMQs https://t.co/PobesErcTM - Tweet from The SNP (@theSNP )
  10. .@NicolaSturgeon on #DementiaTax and the inhumane policies of the Tory party. #voteSNP #GE17 https://t.co/91RnjbuVxi - Tweet from Ross Colquhoun (@rosscolquhoun )

 

UK Independence Party News

UK Independence Party - Key Phrase Mentions

UK Independence Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Nigel Farage a 'person of interest' in FBI investigation into Donald Trump and Russia - reports
  2. Theresa May branded 'weak' for refusing to take part in BBC election debate
  3. Who should I vote for in the 2017 General Election? Conservative, Labour, Lib Dem, SNP, Ukip and Green manifesto pledges explained
  4. UKIP Scotland launch election manifesto
  5. General election 2017: Nuttall and Corbyn on corporation tax

Top Tweets

  1. *FBI knocks on the door* "Nigel Farage? never heard of him" https://t.co/41zKPBnLMY - Tweet from Matthew Champion (@matthewchampion )
  2. .@Nigel_Farage: Hillary Clinton isn't worth getting angry over. She looks sad & pathetic. She's a bad loser. From n… https://t.co/fyttbaqv7g - Tweet from FOX & friends (@foxandfriends )
  3. Nigel Farage is 'person of interest' in FBI investigation into Trump and Russia https://t.co/dekTnf8Z0G - Tweet from Sarah Kendzior (@sarahkendzior )
  4. "If you triangulate Russia, WikiLeaks, Assange and Trump associates the person who comes up with the most hits is N… https://t.co/ztpN5gtXos - Tweet from Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1 )
  5. Guardian: Nigel Farage is 'person of interest' in the FBI's Russia probe because of his ties to Trump and Assange https://t.co/7Mlhh8eFkM - Tweet from Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1 )
  6. "# HillaryClinton isn't worth getting angry over. She looks sad & pathetic. Shes a bad loser. From now on, let's ig… https://t.co/poC9nEv6Bl - Tweet from BRIAN FRASER (@bfraser747 )
  7. JUST IN: Brexit leader Nigel Farage is a "person of interest" in Trump-Russia investigation: report… https://t.co/eAkVWEoSfU - Tweet from The Hill (@thehill )
  8. Nigel Farage is 'person of interest' in FBI investigation into Trump and Russia https://t.co/G7oGV9lX71 - Tweet from James O'Brien (@mrjamesob )
  9. Nigel Farage is 'person of interest' in FBI investigation into Trump and Russia   Politics   The Guardian https://t.co/9XTfmZ6Yfp - Tweet from Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT )
  10. #BREAKING: Nigel Farage reportedly a "person of interest" in FBI investigation into Donald Trump and Russia… https://t.co/4qJimGAega - Tweet from The Telegraph (@Telegraph )

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