The 2019 United Kingdom General Election is likely to see the nations and regions of the UK behave in very different ways, with parties performing strongly in one area but poorly in another. Here is a snapshot of the state of play around the country.
South West England
The Conservatives are on the defensive in South West England. This is one of the Liberal Democrats’ main target areas, with the party hoping to take up to a dozen seats ranging from St Ives (which needs a tiny 0.3 percent swing to change hands) to Chippenham (14.6 percent).
The Tories will need to watch out for Labour as well, who are targeting places like Swindon South (which would fall on a 2.4 percent swing), Filton and