This summer’s Parliamentary by-election in Norwich North kicked off much subsequent debate about the alleged benefits of Friday (rather than Thursday night) counts. … Read the full post »
Read about the Norwich North Parliamentary by-election, held on 23 July 2009.
It was triggered by Labour MP Ian Gibson. He had resigned from Parliament after his party barred him from standing at the next general election following an expenses scandal.
Chloe Smith won the election, taking the seat for the Conservatives from Labour.
A bit of background for any Lib Dem Voice readers who either have seen some of the slightly elliptical comments posted in earlier threads… … Read the full post »