The timetable is extremely tight for a general election on either December 9 or December 12.
MPs return on Monday and could be faced with voting on a general election not once, but twice in as many days.
A Liberal Democrat and SNP bid to give Boris Johnson his pre-Christmas election has been branded a “stunt” and a “gimmick” by senior Tories.
The Liberal Democrats and SNP bid to give Boris Johnson his pre-Christmas election has been branded a “stunt” and a “gimmick” by the Tories.
The Liberal Democrats and SNP are preparing to give Boris Johnson an early Christmas present – the snap December election he has been demanding.
Britain could be heading for its first December general election in almost a century if MPs back Boris Johnson’s plan for a pre-Christmas poll.
A general election in mid-December has prompted talk of voters staying away from the polls, discouraged by cold weather and darker evenings.
If MPs vote to hold a general election on December 12, it would be the first time in nearly 100 years that the country has gone to the polls so close to Christmas.
Boris Johnson wants MPs to agree to a general election on December 12.
Aberdeen Council’s co-leader has been selected as a Conservative candidate for a city seat at the 2021 Holyrood election.
Aberdeen’s polling places are in line for a shake-up, after councillors backed changes yesterday.
Politicians calling for the cancellation of Brexit were the clear winners when the EU election votes for Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire were counted last night.
Community leaders have been left horrified after vandals trashed an Aberdeen polling station.
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Politicians from across the House of Commons have been airing their concerns over the use of Facebook data by the company Cambridge Analytica, which has boasted about using personal information to target voters during elections.
Conservative MP Andrew Bowie has claimed he pulled out of the race to be the next rector of Aberdeen University - because he was worried he might win.
An Aberdeenshire town, which has been without a community council after the resignation of its previous group, has now received enough candidates to hold an election.
Future election duty could prove a winner with Highland Council staff, who may get an extra half day off as a reward.
North-east fishermen will have their voices heard in parliament loud and clear, the region's newest MP has pledged.
Aberdeenshire Council is facing its third election in Inverurie in just eight months after new MP Colin Clark confirmed he will step down from his local role.
A man "relighting the beacon of Liberalism" spoiled the SNP's hopes of repeating a hat-trick at Ross County last night.
The new chairwoman of Aberdeenshire's education committee has called on her opponents to put young people before "politicking" as a row over visiting teachers rumbles on.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson landed in the north-east yesterday as part of her whistle-stop helicopter tour of competitive seats.
North-east election candidate Eilidh Whiteford has revealed hundreds of local people have backed her campaign to save Peterhead power station.
An isles activist has urged fellow politicians not to allow the latest terrorist attack to affect their election campaigning.
The SNP has called on the UK government to match the funding of the Holyrood executive in city deals in the north and north-east.
The SNP has launched a campaign to protect Peterhead Power Station as the question of the facility's future continues to loom over the town.
Former First Minister Alex Salmond has come under fire for a history of "broken promises" on transport investment after pledging to bring the railway back to Buchan
A bullish Alex Salmond shrugged off Conservative talk about securing his Gordon seat when he launched his re-election campaign yesterday.
I'm going to blow my own trumpet.