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Fact check: GDP per capita rose in the first quarter of 2024

Fact check: GDP per capita rose in the first quarter of 2024

Fact check: GDP per capita rose in the first quarter of 2024

13 June 2024

The measure dropped in the previous seven quarters leading up to the start of 2024.


Three military horses that got loose in London to feature in Trooping the Colour

Three military horses that got loose in London to feature in Trooping the Colour

Three military horses that got loose in London to feature in Trooping the Colour

13 June 2024

Five Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment horses were injured after being spooked by rubble while on an exercise in Belgravia on April 24.


Reform overtakes Tories in opinion poll for first time in election campaign

Reform overtakes Tories in opinion poll for first time in election campaign

Reform overtakes Tories in opinion poll for first time in election campaign

13 June 2024

‘We are now the opposition to Labour’, party leader Nigel Farage said as he hailed the result.


Labour reiterate Harry Dunn inquiry promise if asked to form government

Labour reiterate Harry Dunn inquiry promise if asked to form government

Labour reiterate Harry Dunn inquiry promise if asked to form government

13 June 2024

Their words come after the Dunn family said they were looking forward to working with ‘the next government to establish this public inquiry’.


Bomb disposal team called after Tory candidate receives suspicious package

Bomb disposal team called after Tory candidate receives suspicious package

Bomb disposal team called after Tory candidate receives suspicious package

13 June 2024

Sir Jeremy Quin said the parcel had been sent to his constituency office in Horsham, Sussex.


Lack of G7 leader bilaterals not a snub – Rishi Sunak

Lack of G7 leader bilaterals not a snub – Rishi Sunak

Lack of G7 leader bilaterals not a snub – Rishi Sunak

13 June 2024

The Prime Minister is in Puglia, Italy, for talks with other world leaders.


Naomi Klein wins inaugural Women’s Prize for Non-Fiction as main gong revealed

Naomi Klein wins inaugural Women’s Prize for Non-Fiction as main gong revealed

Naomi Klein wins inaugural Women’s Prize for Non-Fiction as main gong revealed

13 June 2024

She receives a £30,000 prize.


Lib Dems tout food strategy after accusing Tories of being idle on rising prices

Lib Dems tout food strategy after accusing Tories of being idle on rising prices

Lib Dems tout food strategy after accusing Tories of being idle on rising prices

13 June 2024

The party has said its food strategy would be a top priority for Defra, the government department which oversees agriculture.


Woman arrested over death of newborn baby more than 40 years ago

Woman arrested over death of newborn baby more than 40 years ago

Woman arrested over death of newborn baby more than 40 years ago

13 June 2024

The 57-year-old was arrested on suspicion of murder in Northampton on Tuesday morning and taken to a location in the county for questioning.


Naming first Bills would be ‘taking the voters for granted’, says Sir Ed Davey

Naming first Bills would be ‘taking the voters for granted’, says Sir Ed Davey

Naming first Bills would be ‘taking the voters for granted’, says Sir Ed Davey

13 June 2024

The leader of the Liberal Democrats has declined to name the Bills he wants to table in the first 100 days of the next parliament.


Paedophile ring leader Colin Blanchard loses parole bid to be freed from jail

Paedophile ring leader Colin Blanchard loses parole bid to be freed from jail

Paedophile ring leader Colin Blanchard loses parole bid to be freed from jail

13 June 2024

The father-of-two, from Rochdale, was warned he may never be released from jail when he was handed ‘in effect’ a life sentence in 2011.


Claim received for £11.4 million Lotto jackpot

Claim received for £11.4 million Lotto jackpot

Claim received for £11.4 million Lotto jackpot

13 June 2024

The claim will now go through the usual validation process before any prize is paid out.


Fact check: Tax burden and police numbers

Fact check: Tax burden and police numbers

Fact check: Tax burden and police numbers

13 June 2024

Round up of claims from the campaign trail checked by Full Fact, including claims made during the Sky News ‘Battle For Number 10’ programme.


Seats visited by party leaders on day 22: Key election data

Seats visited by party leaders on day 22: Key election data

Seats visited by party leaders on day 22: Key election data

13 June 2024

Lib Dem leader Sir Ed Davey has now visited 26 seats since the start of the campaign, 23 of which are being defended by the Tories.


Election campaign day 22: Starmer lays out his blueprint for power

Election campaign day 22: Starmer lays out his blueprint for power

Election campaign day 22: Starmer lays out his blueprint for power

13 June 2024

Labour has published its General Election manifesto.


Jeremy Corbyn says Sir Keir Starmer rewriting history over 2019 election

Jeremy Corbyn says Sir Keir Starmer rewriting history over 2019 election

Jeremy Corbyn says Sir Keir Starmer rewriting history over 2019 election

13 June 2024

Sir Keir has said he was certain Labour would lose under Mr Corbyn.


‘Never a more pressing time’ to prevent ill health, NHS director says

‘Never a more pressing time’ to prevent ill health, NHS director says

‘Never a more pressing time’ to prevent ill health, NHS director says

13 June 2024

Professor Sir Stephen Powis addressed delegates at NHS ConfedExpo in Manchester on Wednesday.


Fact check: Photo of Rishi Sunak’s mother’s pharmacy is from the 2000s

Fact check: Photo of Rishi Sunak’s mother’s pharmacy is from the 2000s

Fact check: Photo of Rishi Sunak’s mother’s pharmacy is from the 2000s

13 June 2024

Mr Sunak had said he did not have Sky TV growing up.


‘Very disappointing’ that aide bet on July election date, Rishi Sunak says

‘Very disappointing’ that aide bet on July election date, Rishi Sunak says

‘Very disappointing’ that aide bet on July election date, Rishi Sunak says

13 June 2024

Tory candidate Craig Williams has refused to say whether he had placed the bet based on insider information.


Tartan Army ‘failed’ by Westminster over broadcast of Scotland games, says SNP

Tartan Army ‘failed’ by Westminster over broadcast of Scotland games, says SNP

Tartan Army ‘failed’ by Westminster over broadcast of Scotland games, says SNP

13 June 2024

It comes as Scotland prepare to take on hosts Germany in the opening game of Euro 2024 in Munich.


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