Several parliamentary candidates who defected to the Liberal Democrats are set to lose their seats in the General Election, according to a projection poll.
Independent candidate David Gauke has posted a humorous video online in which he interviews a constituent who appears to have been persuaded to change political allegiance.
Former Conservative home secretary Amber Rudd is going against the Tories and backing an independent former cabinet colleague to retain his seat in Hertfordshire.
Nigel Farage is under pressure to pull Brexit Party candidates from marginal seats with the deadline for nominations just hours away.
A former Tory Cabinet minister has warned a Conservative majority at the General Election will result in a “disastrous” no-deal Brexit.