Liberal Democrat Newswire #32 looks at who the winners in the Liberal Democrats are from Mike Thornton’s Eastleigh by-election success. … Read the full post »
Read my coverage of the 2013 Eastleigh Parliamentary by-election.
It was triggered by previous MP Chris Huhne’s resignation after a plea of guilty to perverting the course of justice.
It was won by Mike Thornton for the Liberal Democrats with a majority of 1,771 over Ukip.
Another day, another dodged hustings for Conservative candidate Maria Hutchings. … Read the full post »
With two days to go, the Liberal Democrats have the edge in the Eastleigh by-election according to a new poll. … Read the full post »
Time to stick my neck out and trust to my sources… There’s a new Ashcroft Eastleigh poll out at midnight. Looks like it will be Lib Dem 33%, Conservative 28%, UKIP 21% and Labour 12%. … Read the full post »
An unusual start to one of these round-ups: a quote from Conservative by-election candidate Maria Hutchings which I agree with. … Read the full post »
The day started with a new poll for the Eastleigh by-election. … Read the full post »
Right, let’s start with the bravest MP spotted so far. Labour MP Tristram Hunt has well and truly stuck his neck out about how Labour needs to do really well in Eastleigh. … Read the full post »
The next edition of my monthly email newsletter about the Liberal Democrats will be about the lessons from Eastleigh for the party. It will also be the first to sport a new name for the newsletter: Liberal Democrat Newswire. … Read the full post »
I’ve written plenty about the travails of Conservative candidate Maria Hutchings in recent Eastleigh by-election round-ups. So let’s start this time with the travails of another party. … Read the full post »
Yes, there’s much more to the Eastleigh by-election than just the travails of Tory candidate Maria Hutchings… … Read the full post »