The government has written to Returning Officers about its plans for the local elections, Mayor elections and Police and Crime Commissioner elections due in May next year in England and Wales. … Read the full post »
The 2020 round of local elections would have included the Mayor of London and the 25-member London Assembly. But instead of being held on 7 May 2020, they were delayed until May 2021 due to coronavirus.
For a full data series of the annual local election results, see my LocalBase.
Conservative turned independent Rory Stewart has pulled out of the race for Mayor of London. … Read the full post »
Four council by-elections had been due this week. Three were called off because of coronavirus. The legal basis for doing that was unclear, though… … Read the full post »
News of the delay in this May’s local elections by a year is a sign of just how serious the coronavirus outbreak is. … Read the full post »
The elections due in May across England and Wales are being postponed until next year. … Read the full post »
Member of Parliament Tim Farron has a message for Liberal Democrat supporters. … Read the full post »
When I first learnt election campaigning, one of the rules of thumb was that ‘every leaflet before Christmas is worth two after’. … Read the full post »
Welcome to news about the new chair of the main Liberal Democrat campaign committee, a discussion of the importance of potholes, all the latest voting intention opinion polls and by-election results, a chance to order my new book Bad News and more. … Read the full post »
Buckingham Constituency Liberal Democrats are delighted to announce that Cllr Peter Cooper has joined the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
Good luck to Councillor Andy Corkhill who has been selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the Liverpool City Region (LCR) Metro Mayor. … Read the full post »