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 Рplus 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 (pick the daily digest option).

For the annual rounds of local elections, see my LocalBase set of annual council election results.


Lib Dems only party to gain vote share in first council by-election of 2020

This year’s council by-elections kicked off with a relatively quiet week: just the one contest in Bristol. A contest, however, with a Liberal Democrat candidate so the year starts off with a 100% contestation rate for the party. … Read the full post »