Saturday 19 August 2017

In Pictures: The UK General Election 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Conservative Party HQ in Westminster, London, as her future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired. Rick Findler/PA Wire
Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Conservative Party HQ in Westminster, London, as her future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired. Rick Findler/PA Wire
Media gather in Downing Street, London, as Theresa May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired. Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell arrives at Labour Party HQ in Westminster, London, after Jeremy Corbyn called on the Prime Minister to resign, saying she should "go and make way for a government that is truly representative of this country"Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
Zac Goldsmith waits for the results for the constituency of Richmond following two recounts at the Twickenham Rugby stadium in west London, as counting is under way for the General Election. John Stillwell/PA Wire
The door of 10 Downing Street, London, as Theresa May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
A policeman stands in Downing Street, London, as Theresa May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired. Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
Prime Minister Theresa May's chief of staff Nick Timothy and Joint-chief of staff Fiona Hill leave Conservative Party HQ in Westminster, London, as Mrs May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired. Rick Findler/PA Wire
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale speaks to the media at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh, as counting is under way for the General Election. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh, as counting is under way for the General Election. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
SNP supporters at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh, as counting is under way for the General Election. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
SNP candidate for Edinburgh South West Joanna Cherry celebrates retaining her seat at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
Scottish Labour candidate for Edinburgh South candidate Ian Murray celebrates after he retains his seat at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson speaks to the media at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh, as counting is under way for the General Election. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks to the media at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, as counting is under way for the General Election. Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
SNP candidate Deidre Brock celebrates retaining her Edinburgh North & Leith seat at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
SNP supporters celebrate at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, as counting is under way for the General Election. Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
Newly elected Sinn Fein MP for West Tyrone Barry McElduff MP (left) with Sinn Fein leader in Northern Ireland Michelle O'Neill, at the Omagh Leisure Complex, Co Tyrone. Liam McBurney/PA Wire
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives at the Sobell Leisure Centre in Islington, north London, where counting is taking place for the General Election. Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks to the media at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, as counting is under way for the General Election. Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
Liberal Democrats candidate Christine Jardine wins the Edinburgh West seat at Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh, as counting is under way for the General Election. Jane Barlow/PA Wire
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives at the Sobell Leisure Centre in Islington, north London, where counting is taking place for the General Election. Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

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