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« Reply #150 on: May 03, 2012, 05:27:29 pm »
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Edit: and here are the figures: Barnes: Rebecca Atkinson (Lab) 2041; Gouilnara Dixon (Lib) 150; Tony Morrissey (Sitting Con councillor) 1486.  Not even close.

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« Reply #151 on: May 03, 2012, 05:29:37 pm »
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Early results i'm reading about suggesting huge swings away from the ConDems.
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« Reply #152 on: May 03, 2012, 05:32:21 pm »
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A Cambridge Green councillor defected to Labour this morning.

Labour +1.

Cambridge's other Green councillor (in the same ward) is stepping down at this election and Labour will be hoping to do well there. There's a good chance the Lib Dems lose their majority tonight, but even with the defection this morning Labour would need a very good night to become the largest party.
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« Reply #153 on: May 03, 2012, 05:32:42 pm »
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Lib Dems wiped out in Sunderland.
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« Reply #154 on: May 03, 2012, 05:34:25 pm »
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Labour just carried Linacre ward in Sefton with 92% of the vote! :O
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« Reply #155 on: May 03, 2012, 05:35:16 pm »
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Linacre ward is in Bootle, so the smiley ain't necessary.

Sunderland has finished counting.  Well done to them.
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http://www.andrewteale.me.uk/leap - UK local election results since 2002.

There cannot have been a by-election here, as I didn't see an Andrew Teale writeup on it. Or else that by-election's validity should be challenged on the grounds that it was held without Andrew's written approval
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« Reply #156 on: May 03, 2012, 05:35:43 pm »
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Linacre ward is in Bootle, so the smiley ain't necessary.


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« Reply #157 on: May 03, 2012, 05:38:58 pm »
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Labour about a hundred votes off gaining Fulwell. Comedy percentages in the Red Belt.
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« Reply #158 on: May 03, 2012, 05:45:27 pm »
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Rumours that Manchester is a redwash again.

Turnout seems to be bad in many places, though of course it was high last year and that's what it's being compared with.
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« Reply #159 on: May 03, 2012, 05:46:25 pm »
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Early rumours suggest No to mayor in Birmingham; hopefully others will follow.
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« Reply #160 on: May 03, 2012, 05:46:37 pm »
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I'm eagerly awaiting the Kirkdale result.
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« Reply #161 on: May 03, 2012, 05:47:17 pm »
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Our first result in:

Sunderland - Labour hold
64 (+8)
8 (-6)
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« Reply #162 on: May 03, 2012, 05:48:28 pm »
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15 minutes in and Jeremy Vine hasn't started rapping yet. Sad
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« Reply #163 on: May 03, 2012, 05:54:06 pm »
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LOL

Actually found myself glad they've kept it simple earlier just remembering that crap.

Also Cheesy at the Sunderland result.

The graphics/trend shown a few moments ago on regional gains/losses by parties was great. Shown what many were arguing last year - gains from the Liberals (in the South) hidden Tory losses.
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« Reply #164 on: May 03, 2012, 05:56:21 pm »
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Labour may have taken control of Plymouth.
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« Reply #165 on: May 03, 2012, 05:56:29 pm »
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LOL

Actually found myself glad they've kept it simple earlier just remembering that crap.

Also Cheesy at the Sunderland result.

The graphics/trend shown a few moments ago on regional gains/losses by parties was great. Shown what many were arguing last year - gains from the Liberals (in the South) hidden Tory losses.

There were some bizarre results last year down south. WTF went on in Eastleigh? Massive Liberal gains.
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« Reply #166 on: May 03, 2012, 06:07:20 pm »
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Sayeedi Warsi just implied that the BNP and UKIP are in cahoots together because there's a correlation between UKIP fielding more candidates and BNP fielding less.

She really is crazy.
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« Reply #167 on: May 03, 2012, 06:08:28 pm »
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Curious rumours from Bradford, with Labour apparently having won the postal votes in City and Manningham, so much less promising for Respect than earlier.
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« Reply #168 on: May 03, 2012, 06:12:07 pm »
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Tories hold Castle Point, no change in seats.
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« Reply #169 on: May 03, 2012, 06:12:36 pm »
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The People's Republic of Knowsley is now ALL Labour councillors.
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« Reply #170 on: May 03, 2012, 06:13:27 pm »
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« Reply #171 on: May 03, 2012, 06:20:11 pm »
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800 to 1000 gains according to Warsi lolz.
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« Reply #172 on: May 03, 2012, 06:20:51 pm »
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800 to 1000 gains according to Warsi lolz.

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« Reply #173 on: May 03, 2012, 06:21:00 pm »
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Labour have made huge gains in Nuneaton. And... er... the Greens have picked up a seat on the eternally Tory side of town.
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« Reply #174 on: May 03, 2012, 06:22:03 pm »
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Apparently Labour have won Charlemont with Grove Vale on Sandwell MBC, which was the one ward there they didn't win last year.  So maybe another redwash on the cards.
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