It was the last round of by-elections this week before the big May polling day. Three vacancies this time, all for Torfaen Council. … Read the full post »
Here’s my coverage of all the local council by-election results in Britain, updated each week as the results come in.
I include all principal authority by-elections (i.e. borough, district, county and unitary – plus the City of London and, if there were to be a by-election there, the Council of the Isles of Scilly).
See my post “The danger in celebrating parish and town council wins for your own party” for the reasons I generally avoid covering town, parish or community council by-elections.
You can also sign up to receive full by-election voting figures each week by email at www.libdemnewswire.com (pick the daily digest option).
For the annual rounds of local elections, see my LocalBase set of annual council election results.
Only the one council by-election this week, a contest in Wales with a Liberal Democrat candidate. Great to see the Welsh run of Lib Dem candidates continue. … Read the full post »
Three council by-elections this week, from Wales and Scotland. Great to see a full slate of Lib Dem candidates this time, up two on the last time these wards were fought. … Read the full post »
Not quite a full slate of Lib Dem candidates to follow up last week’s full slate. But six out of seven this time, an improvement on last time. … Read the full post »
After last week’s restart of elections, there were three council by-elections this week, again all in Scotland. … Read the full post »
After rather a long coronavirus-driven break, council by-elections are starting up again. There were two contests this week, both SNP defences in Scotland. … Read the full post »
No council by-elections this week either on the traditional Thursday on an unconventional different day. So here’s a suggestion for something useful and quick you can do instead. … Read the full post »
The Liberal Democrat gain this week in Scotland was part of the final contests of the year. Which means we can also tally up the net score for each party during 2020. … Read the full post »
This week Scotland brought us the last two council by-elections of 2020, both for Perth and Kinross Council. … Read the full post »
Another week, another solitary Scottish council by-election, though this time a Conservative rather than an SNP defence. … Read the full post »