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Poll gives UK PM Johnson's Conservatives 10 point lead in election race

LONDON, Nov 13 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has a 10-point lead over the opposition Labour Party ahead of an election on Dec. 12, a poll by Savanta ComRes showed on Wednesday.

The poll, carried out for the Daily Telegraph newspaper, showed the Conservatives with 40%, Labour with 30%, the Liberal Democrats on 16% and the Brexit Party on 7%. (Reporting by Alistair Smout; Editing by Sandra Maler)