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SDLP's Colum Eastwood 'open to discussions' on Westminster election

Brendan Hughes
SDLP leader Colum Eastwood has said he is open to discussions about advancing an "anti-hard Brexit cause" in the Westminster election amid talk of a possible pact. Mr Eastwood and Sinn Féin's northern leader Michelle O'Neill met at Stormont yesterday following...

Unionist look likely to co-operate for June 8 election

John Manley
Discussions about unionist co-operation in the forthcoming general election are expected to begin in the coming days after former Ulster Unionist leader Tom Elliott conceded it will be "very difficult" to hold his Fermanagh-South Tyrone seat without a pact with the DUP.

Theresa May had said no election until 2020

Taylor Heyman
Theresa May's decision to call a snap general election for June 8 was a surprise to many given her previous assertions that she would not call voters back to the ballot box before 2020.

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