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|‹ 1993 2003 ›|
|English State Election, 1998|
|All 300 seats to the English Parliament|
|May 7, 1998|
|First party||Second party||Third party|
|Leader||Kenneth Clarke||Alan Beith||Margaret Beckett|
|Party||[[Conservative Party|Template:Conservative Party/meta/shortname]]||[[Social Liberal|Template:Social Liberal/meta/shortname]]||[[Leftist Alliance|Template:Leftist Alliance/meta/shortname]]|
|Leader since||15th July 1989||16th July 1988||5th December 1989|
|Leader's seat||East Midlands||North East England||East Midlands|
|Fourth party||Fifth party|
|Leader||Ian Anderson||Rosie Barnes|
|Party||[[BUF|Template:BUF/meta/shortname]]||[[Social Democratic Party|Template:Social Democratic Party/meta/shortname]]|
|Leader since||3rd September 1989||3rd March 1988|
Previous First Minister
Despite winning the most seats the conservatives were shut out of government by the continuation of the Liberal-Leftist coalition. The election also saw the BUF fall below the 5% threshold for parliamentary representation and thus lose all its seats in the parliament.