Election 2017: What The Party's Manifestos Say On Defence

Election 2017: What The Parties' Manifestos Say On Defence

We take a look at what the manifestos of the Conservatives, Labour, Liberal Democrats, UKIP, Green Party, Plaid Cymru and the Green Party...

Election 2017: What The Party's Manifestos Say On Defence

The London attack has focused the final days of the general election campaign on security and policing.

Recent terror attacks have also meant defence policies have also faced more scrutiny in the campaign than perhaps originally expected.

So with less than two days until voting begins we have assessed what the main parties are pledging on defence:

Conservative Manifesto On DefenceLabour Manifesto On DefenceLiberal Democrat Manifesto On DefenceSNP Manifesto On DefenceUKIP Manifesto On DefenceGreen Party Manifesto On DefencePlaid Cymru Manifesto On Defence


In Northern Ireland, several of the main parties have now issued their general election manifestos, and for the province, the main issue is its future after Brexit.

Sinn Fein, the Alliance Party, the Democratic Unionist PartySDLPUlster Unionist Party Manifesto and Northern Ireland Conservative & Unionist Party all have manifestos available online.