Read about the 2017 local elections, held on Thursday 4 May after a the 2017 general election had been called but before it took place.

For a full data series of the annual local election results, see my LocalBase.


Stalled: Lib Dem gender balance in local government

A little belatedly, it’s time for the 2017 version of my annual post about the gender balance amongst council candidates and councillors in the big May round of elections. … Read the full post »