first_img Donations to political parties hit a record high Share whatsapp Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof A RECORD £26.3m of donations were made to political parties in the run-up to May’s general election.According to data published by the Electoral Commission between April and June the Tories received the highest number of donations, after it was paid £12.3m by supporters.Labour, which counts trade union Unite as one of its financial supporters, received £10.8m in donations, while the Liberal Democrats were given £2m.The rise in donations surpasses 2005 figures of £20.6m, which came just before the election at that time. Meanwhile, the total amount of outstanding loans between the three largest parties totalled £31.3m by the end of June. Labour owed the most, with £16.6m in loans. The Tories borrowed £13.1m and the Lib Dems £1.6m.From 1 March to 30 June this year, the Scottish National Party received £277,000. KCS-content Monday 23 August 2010 7:48 pmcenter_img whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Ad Unmute by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeUndoautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comUndoTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastUndoTaonga: The Island FarmThe Most Relaxing Farm Game of 2021. No InstallTaonga: The Island FarmUndoHero WarsBig Boss of internet games!Hero WarsUndomoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comUndoMoneyWise.com15 States Where Americans Don’t Want To Live AnymoreMoneyWise.comUndoinvesting.comCanceled TV Shows Announced: Full Updated Listinvesting.comUndo Tags: NULLlast_img read more