British PM's Conservatives hold 19-point lead in YouGov poll: The Times

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Posted: May 03, 2017 6:08 PM

(Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party holds a 19-point lead over opposition Labour Party ahead of a national election on June 8, according to a YouGov poll for The Times.

The poll showed support for Conservatives at 48 percent, up four points from a YouGov poll conducted last week, Labour at 29 percent, down two points, Liberal Democrats at 10 percent and UKIP at 5 percent.

YouGov questioned 2,066 adults on May 2 and 3.

(Reporting by Rama Venkat Raman in Bengaluru; Editing by Sandra Maler)