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Government sets out radical new agenda in Queen's Speech

In last week’s election, millions of people – many of whom have never voted Conservative before - put their faith in this People’s Government to deliver on the people’s priorities. We have no time to waste. 

We will begin today, with the most radical Queen’s Speech in a generation.

Boris Johnson’s speech outside Downing Street

Boris Johnson delivered his first speech outside No. 10 Downing Street since the General Election. He told the UK how he would form a people’s Government, deliver Brexit, and unleash Britain’s potential. Here’s what he said.

Ian Gardener holds Alconbury

Ian Gardener has been elected as the new Huntingdonshire District Councillor for the Alconbury Ward. 

Cllr Gardener, the current County Councillor for the area, secured 56% of the vote and a majority of 890, with turnout topping 77% across the ward. 

Jonathan Djanogly increases majority in Huntingdon

Jonathan Djanogly was re-elected as the MP for Huntingdon after gaining 32,386 votes. 

Mr Djanogly increased his majority by over 5,000 votes, polling 19,383 votes more than the Labour candidate. 

Speaking after the result was announced, Jonathan said: 

The choice tomorrow

With voting to begin at 7am on Thursday, opinion polls say the election is too close to call - the Conservatives need 9 more seats for a majority, but opposition parties only need to make 12 gains to prolong the chaos and uncertainty of a hung parliament.

Vote on Thursday to break the gridlock

Two days before polling day, the Prime Minister is taking nothing for granted - whilst the Conservatives only need to gain 9 seats to get an overall majority, Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the SNP only need to gain 12 more to put Jeremy Corbyn in Downing Street at the head of a coalition with