Tag : LE2019
Greens gain presence on 51 new councilsSubscription
The Green Party have won seats on 51 councils for the first time in a result partly attributed to the recent Extinction Rebellion protests.
Independent mayor: Labour took voters for granted Subscription
The new mayor of Middlesbrough says Labour has lost public trust after decades of dominance
Local elections 2019: Five Independent triumphsSubscription
LGC’s round up of a good night for Independent candidates who gained more than 650 seats compared with 2015.
Local elections 2019: Five Lib Dem delights Subscription
LGC’s round up of a good night for the Liberal Democrats which saw them win more than double the number of seats compared with 2015.
LGC’s round up of Labour’s highs and lows in Thursday’s polls.
LGC’s round up of the Conservative’s highs and lows in Thursday’s polls.
Last Friday when the Conservatives were counting the cost of a local elections shellacking beyond their worst nightmare, the 40th anniversary of Margaret Thatcher’s 1979 general election breakthrough did not go unremarked.
Colin Rallings and Michael Thrasher, associate members of Nuffield College, Oxford, give their analysis of last Thursday’s council elections.
As it stands, the party has won one council from the Conservatives and gained Trafford from NOC
UKIP sees slump in overnight resultsSubscription
Losses hit party that concentrated on national issues