Political

Lib Dems gain council seat from SNP

Four by-elections this week, and a shortage of time in the day so let’s get straight into the results so far:

Elsewhere, the first Lib Dem candidate in a ward since 2007:

On to somewhere where it’s very much the Green Party performance that is of note – Wiveliscombe & West Deane ward in Taunton Deane:
https://twitter.com/britainelects/status/982032387008757762

And finally, a nice way to end the round-up: a Lib Dem gain. Congratulations to Denis Rixson and the team for winning a ward in Charles Kennedy’s old Parliamentary constituency:

These by-election results round-ups cover principal authority by-elections. See my post The danger in celebrating parish and town council wins for your own party for the reasons to avoid straying too often into covering town, parish or community council by-elections.

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