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General election: Party leaders cross country in final push for votes – live news

Labour and the Conservatives in scramble for votes on the final day of campaigning

The second stop of the day for the PM was a brief visit to a catering firm called Red Olive, in the Derby North constituency where former Labour MP Chris Williamson is standing as an independent after being suspended over antisemitism.

Boris Johnson helped to put the lid on a pie and brush it with egg wash, before placing it in the oven (“oven ready”: get it?).

Here is the story from my colleagues Heather Stewart and Aamna Modhin about Boris Johnson’s unconventional approach to avoiding a TV interview this morning.

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