What happened the day the PM called for a General Election?
UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans to call a snap general election on 8 June.
She said Britain needed certainty, stability and strong leadership following the EU referendum.
Explaining the decision, Mrs May said: "The country is coming together but Westminster is not."
Here's how the story unfolded.
Video edited by Phoebe Frieze.
18 Apr 2017
- From the section UK Politics