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- Does the class system still matter in UK politics?
- The size and role of the working class has declined by more than half, making it less fo a political presence.
- Increasing property ownership and improved education make it more difficult to categorise classes.
- Successful parties have to appeal across a wide range of issues, not just those relating to class.
- Issues of tax and benefits remain a key distinction between the two main parties.
- Many voters do still identify with a party based on their perceived class.
- Geographic voting trends still reflect the relative wealth and class make-up of a region or constituency.
- Class inequality and a lack of social mobility remain major concerns for many voters.
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