Read about the Lewisham East Parliamentary by-election held on 4 June 2018.

It was caused by the resignation of Labour MP Heidi Alexander to take up a post with the Mayor of London.

Janet Daby won, holding the seat for Labour.


A double dose of by-election campaigning (sort of)

A double dose of “by-election” campaigning today. First up with the Southwark team, where the brilliant Humaira Ali, William Houngbo and Damian O’Brien face a delayed election (yes, technically not a by-election, fellow election law enthusiasts) due to the sad death of a candidate during the scheduled election. … Read the full post »