The votes have now been counted in the Crewe and Nantwich Parliamentary by-election, with a big swing to the Conservatives. … Read the full post »
Read about the Crewe and Nantwich by-election, held on 22 May 2008.
It was won for the Conservatives by Edward Timpson. He gained the seat from Labour, making it the first Conservative gain in a Parliamentary by-election since Mitcham and Morden in 1982.
The Information Commissioner is launching an investigation after the Conservatives accidentally sent details of 8,000 people to a radio station. … Read the full post »
Visiting Crewe and Nantwich yesterday, Liberal Democrat President Simon Hughes MP helped out at Elizabeth Shenton’s by-election HQ and met shoppers at Asda with Elizabeth. … Read the full post »
Paul Linford has drawn an interesting parallel between the Crewe and Nantwich by-election and the Darlington by-election from the early 1980s. … Read the full post »
The folks from www.publicwhip.org.uk have just released a vote-match style website for the Crewe & Nantwich Parliamentary by-election. … Read the full post »
In literature and in news releases the Conservatives have made repeated use of a Google Map based image about the Labour candidate living in Wales. Bit of an issue then that the terms and conditions for that image… … Read the full post »
Trouble brewing for Conservative MP Stephen O’Brien, who has been promoting Edward Timpson – Conservative candidate in the Crewe and Nantwich by-election – on his website. … Read the full post »
The Labour Party in the Crewe and Nantwich by-election is attacking the Conservative candidate for opposing “making foreign nationals carry an ID card”. … Read the full post »
It’s gone largely unremarked so far, but Mark Walklate, who is standing as an independent candidate in the Crewe & Nantwich by-election, is a former Conservative activist. … Read the full post »
An interesting snippet from some of the Labour material in the Crewe & Nantwich by-election: they are attacking the Conservative candidate for opposing ID cards. … Read the full post »