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Winter is coming: but could Theresa May really call—and win—a December election?

There's a myth that Labour suffers in winter elections.

By Colin Talbot  

You know nothing: but what would a winter general election mean for the Tories? Photo: Prospect composite

In recent weeks there has been a lot of speculation about a looming crisis in Parliament. There could, the whispers suggest, be no majority for any Brexit option, which might lead to a winter General Election.

Let’s leave aside for a moment the thorny issue of how such an election might be triggered and look at what it might mean. Were there to be an election, Theresa May would doubtless be…

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