Close battle predicted

PUBLISHED : Friday, 09 April, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 09 April, 2010, 12:00am

At last the starting gun has been fired for a British election. Citizens will go to the polls on May 6 to choose a new prime minister or give the current one, Labour party leader Gordon Brown, a vote of confidence. The Conservatives' leader David Cameron is very popular, however, and it looks like the elections will be very close.

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