As teased by Jo Swinson, Anglea Smith, the former Labour MP for Sheffield Hillsborough and then for Penistone and Stocksbridge has joined the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2019 Parliamentary by-election for the Parliamentary constituency of Brecon and Radnorshire.
The contest was triggered by a recall petition after Conservative MP Chris Davies was convicted of expenses irregularities.
He lost the seat to Liberal Democrat candidate, Jane Dodds.
Welcome to the latest episode of Never Mind The Bar Charts, in which Stephen Tall and I discuss the two latest recruits to the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party, as well as lessons from Winston Churchill on when to hold a politician’s past against them. … Read the full post »
Some initial thoughts on the election of Jane Dodds to Parliament, taking Brecon and Radnorshire from the Conservatives. … Read the full post »
Two council by-elections on Thursday (following a City of London by-election on Tuesday), but the headlines will be dominated by the Parliamentary by-election in Wales. … Read the full post »
There are only a few days left to seize the opportunity to give the Liberal Democrats and the anti-Breixt cause another huge boost – by electing Jane Dodds in Brecon & Radnorshire … Read the full post »
A constituency opinion poll from Matt Singh of Number Cruncher Politics puts Liberal Democrat Jane Dodds on course to win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. … Read the full post »
We have a brilliant candidate in Jane Dodds who would make a fantastic addition to our growing Parliamentary Party. … Read the full post »
Janet Grauberg, a volunteer with the Camden Liberal Democrats local party, hosted a “Tea & Telephoning” session calling postal voters in Brecon and Radnorshire last weekend. … Read the full post »
The previously reported noises of a cross-party deal for the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election have culminated in… … Read the full post »
Reactions in the party to the news that both Plaid and Renew may be backing Jane Dodds and the Liberal Democrats in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election have included quite a few mocking comments. … Read the full post »