About that Ukip earthquake… Farage party’s national vote-share DOWN on 2013

by Stephen Tall on May 23, 2014

The BBC has published its estimate of the national vote-shares for this year’s local elections. They show Labour out in front, on 31%, the Tories just behind on 29% – with Ukip in third place on 17% and the Lib Dems in fourth on 13%. Compared to the 2013 results*, this means Ukip is the […]

What I told BBC News about the local election results (so far)

by Stephen Tall on May 23, 2014

Here’s ConservativeHome’s Mark Wallace, LabourList’s Mark Ferguson and me on BBC News this morning, discussing the local election results: Enjoy reading this? Please like and share:

My recommended reading for today May 23, 2014

by Stephen Tall on May 23, 2014

Here’s some of the articles that have caught my attention in the past couple of days… Local election results – live | Politics | theguardian.com Sky News projects a hung p’ment, with Lab largest single party & LibDems on 40 (…)

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