One Labour seat and one Conservative-turned-Independent seat make up this week’s council by-elections. Both, hooray, have a Liberal Democrat candidate.
A Labour seat with Richard Jerrett, pictured above, as the Lib Dem candidate:
Marc Folgate was the Liberal Democrat candidate:
* A variant of Rule 2a applies
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.