2017 manifestos

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View our at-a-glance guides to the main political parties'  pledges on health and social care. NHS Confederation members can also access comparative analysis on issues including funding, social care, mental health and the NHS workforce.

You can access previous election pledges in our 2015 section.
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Conservative Party

A quick guide to Conservative Party pledges.

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Green Party

Green Party manifesto commitments on health and social care.

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Labour Party

Top lines from the Labour Party's manifesto.

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Liberal Democrats

An at-a-glance view of Lib Dem plans and promises.

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Plaid Cymru

Headline commitments in Plaid Cymru's manifesto.

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Scottish National Party

A quick guide to the Scottish National Party pledges.

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UK Independence Party

A quick guide to the UK Independence Party pledges.

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