Brian Monteith

Brexit Party candidates pose with leader Nigel Farage and Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Brian Monteith How ‘Vote Tory –get Corbyn’ is no joke

We have been here before in general elections. Campaigns to herd the electorate towards voting for certain candidates or parties they might not usually consider – so as to achieve a desired outcome – are becoming ubiquitous. In this election tactical voting is being encouraged to a record degree to try and deliver a certain result on the issues of Brexit or preserving the UK, but the effectiveness of such initiatives is difficult to prove and may even prove counterproductive.

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