Who would have thought that 2021 would bring the Liberal Democrats two extra MPs? Not me, for sure. The question now for the Liberal Democrats is what lessons to learn from last year’s unexpected bounty and how to build on it this year. … Read the full post »
Read about the North Shropshire by-election, held after Owen Paterson resigned in a scandal over him breaking Parliament’s rules.
Helen Morgan won the seat for the Liberal Democrats, taking it off the Conservatives.
The Liberal Democrats have said they are now on “battle stations” for the next election, as the party looks to replicate its stunning by-election wins. … Read the full post »
Two experts write: “The full force of the Liberal Democrat campaign machine was unleashed. The much vaunted ‘ground campaign’, combined with a formidable online presence, operated with ruthless effect…” … Read the full post »
We’ve had two opinion poll results so far based on fieldwork since Helen Morgan’s victory in the North Shropshire by-election. … Read the full post »
Lib Dem Newswire #155 takes a look at the lessons for the Lib Dems from Helen Morgan’s stunning victory in North Shropshire. … Read the full post »
Great to see Cllr Dave McCobb from Hulll, also known as the Liberal Democrat Director of Field Campaigns, getting the credit he rightly deserves in The Independent. … Read the full post »
To discuss Helen Morgan’s stunning victory in the North Shropshire by-election, I welcomed Professor Tim Bale back to Never Mind The Bar Charts. … Read the full post »
What Helen Morgan has just achieved in North Shropshire should have been impossible. But it has really happened… … Read the full post »
I’ve often said history points to two routes for Liberal Democrat (and before that Liberal Party) revivals. One, which we’d much rather avoid, is.. … Read the full post »
For the Conservative candidate for North Shropshire, it should have been the easiest of doorknocks. But… … Read the full post »