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Friday 30th June 2017

Betting on political events has become increasingly popular in recent years, with the variety of markets including domestic and global elections.

Whether it is the leader of a British political party, the next country to leave the EU or who will be the next prime minister, the bookmakers offer odds on them all.

Regular bets include the next party leaders – LabourConservative and Liberal Democrats. Use the navigation options above to choose your market.

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Could the 'Boris Bridge' lead to a back track on Brexit?
Friday 19th January 2018

Boris Johnson has called for a bridge to be built to link Britain with France. While this is a refreshing change to the Donald Trump mindset of building a wall and keeping everyone out, BoJo’s comments may have upset some Brexit voters.…

Here are the favourites to become the next Ukip leader if Henry Bolton quits
Thursday 18th January 2018

Henry Bolton hasn’t even stepped down yet but already there are potential Ukip leaders gleefully rubbing their hands waiting to take his place. Bookmakers are taking bets on the next party chief after a beleaguered Bolton continues…

Could Ukip see a return of Nigel Farage... again?
Tuesday 16th January 2018

Nigel Farage is in line to head up Ukip. Again. The news comes after calls for current leader Henry Bolton to step down as party leader following his girlfriend Jo Marney reportedly making racist remarks about Meghan Markle. Resisting pressure…

Nigel Farage thinks 'maybe' there should be a second EU referendum
Thursday 11th January 2018

Thought you’d heard the last of Nigel Farage? Think again. Despite stepping down from his post as Ukip leader (for the second time) following his ‘success’ getting the country to vote to leave the European Union in 2016, he…

Calls for Oprah Winfrey to stand for US president following Golden Globes speech
Wednesday 10th January 2018

Following her inspirational speech at the Golden Globes, Oprah Winfrey has sparked calls for her to run for President of the United States. And now it looks like it could actually happen if the bookmakers are to be believed. The talk show host…

Labour odds-on for next general election win following Theresa May's Brexit vote loss
Thursday 14th December 2017

If Theresa May thought that her job couldn’t get any harder following the loss of her party’s majority in the general election, how wrong she was. The government’s defeat in the crucial EU bill vote on Wednesday threw a big…

Donald Trump retweets 'racist propaganda’ from alt-right group Britain First
Wednesday 29th November 2017

Donald Trump has come under fire from Twitter users after appearing to retweet ‘racist propaganda’ from alt-right group Britain First. The president's Twitter account retweeted three videos posted by the group’s…

Bookies slash odds on Brexit u-turn after Theresa May 'begs European Commission for help'
Tuesday 24th October 2017

Bookies have slashed odds on Theresa May performing a Brexit ‘EU-turn’ after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that Britain could veto the referendum result and remain. Paddy Power is offering 7/1 that…

EU SUMMIT: Bookies’ odds improve on Brexit meeting 2019 deadline
Wednesday 18th October 2017

Theresa May will finally begin her Brexit negotiations at tomorrow’s EU Summit, and bookmakers have a new found belief in the current prime minister… kind of. Paddy Power has (slightly) increased May’s chances of still being…

Theresa May odds to be handed real P45 slashed as fresh criticism arises over 'West Wing speech'
Thursday 5th October 2017

The Conservative Party Conference will probably not be remembered for the reasons Theresa May would have hoped.  From her incessant cough, to the slogan falling from the wall and Simon Brodkin aka Lee Nelson’s P45 prank – demonstrating…

Read Twitter's reaction to Bear Grylls' bizarre appearance at the Tory Party Conference
Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Bear Grylls bizarrely turned up at the Conservative Party Conference on Tuesday dressed as… a scout. Appearing in a “non political” capacity, the survivalist stood up on stage to promote the scout movement – even wearing…

Henry Bolton is the new leader of Ukip, beating bookies' favourite Anne Marie Waters

Controversial 'anti-Islam' candidate Anne Marie Waters was odds on to take the position, ahead of second place Peter Whittle.

But it was Henry Bolton who came through with a surprise win at the party's conference on Friday.

Surprise over new UKIP leader
Ukip to announce new leader today amid 'anti-Islam' row
Friday 29th September 2017

Ukip is poised to announce its new leader later today amid a raft of controversy surrounding one of the contenders. Sharia Watch founder Anne Marie Waters (above) is odds on to take the position at 10/11 with the bookies, ahead of second place…

Theresa May delivers the most important speech of her career to EU in Florence
Friday 22nd September 2017

Many are describing today as D-Day for Theresa May and her Conservative government. Giving probably the most important speech of her career, the prime minister will be addressing the European Union in Florence with her outline Brexit proposals,…

The end of the world's biggest reality TV show? Bookies odds on Donald Trump won't last first term
Tuesday 22nd August 2017

It is really no surprise that the 45th presidency of the United States is playing out more like a reality TV show than an imposing, sleek state-of-the-art governing machine. With daily dramas and mesmerising cliffhangers Trump’s administration…

Donald Trump's popularity plummets as he threatens North Korea with 'fire and fury'
Wednesday 9th August 2017

The world woke up today to President Donald Trump's  bullish cries that North Korea would face 'fire and fury' from the US administration, the like of which has never been seen, even though Secretary of State Rex…

Donald Trump continues to play musical chairs in the White House as he sacks chief of staff Anthony Scaramucci
Tuesday 1st August 2017

Here at Who’ll Win, we  have always been keen to bring the latest news and betting odds for those following political markets, both at home and abroad. Traditionally, our job is made easier by the constraints that the time required…

Could Donald Trump's attack on the attorney general be the nail in his presidential coffin?
Wednesday 26th July 2017

There was a time when the name Donald Trump meant no more than a wealthy American businessman and a reality TV show host. Few could have imagined, even a year ago, that he would be affecting world peace and climate change. However, reality…

Voters indicate '46% of them would choose Jeremy Corbyn in a snap general election'
Wednesday 12th July 2017

This week marks the first anniversary of Theresa May assuming the office of prime minister and it would seem from recent YouGov polls that there is no reason for her to be popping any bubbly.

New satirical show The Mash Report sees the BBC rip current political chaos apart
Tuesday 11th July 2017

There is one particular genre at which the BBC excels, and that is the comedy panel show, but then if you add in satire and current affairs, Auntie is the absolute Master.

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