UK Conservatives hold significant lead over Labour- poll

by Reuters
Saturday, 21 September 2019 20:05 GMT

LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative party has a 15 percentage-point lead over the opposition Labour Party, according to a poll published on Saturday, ahead of a possible national election aimed at breaking the impasse over Brexit.

The Conservatives garnered 37% in the Opinium poll for the centre-left Observer newspaper, while Labour took 22%. (Reporting by Costas Pitas; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

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