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 »
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.
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 »
Another week, another solitary council by-election in Scotland. This time it was for Craigentinny/Duddingston ward in Edinburgh. … Read the full post »
Another week with just the one by-election from Scotland, this time for Aberdeen City Council caused by an SNP councillor having become an MP. … Read the full post »
Continuing the current diet of one council by-election a week in Scotland, this week saw another one, again in Scotland. … Read the full post »
Only one council by-election this week after last week’s recommencement of elections. Again it was in a remote ward, this time off the west coast of Scotland, in the Western Isles. … Read the full post »
Council by-elections have restarted with a four-way contest (three Independents, one Labour) in the ward that covers the various smaller islands on the northside of the Orkney Islands. … Read the full post »