The Conservatives lost a seat to Labour in Basingstoke and seats to the Lib Dems in South Hams and Kettering.
While others talk in Bath and North East Somerset we have taken action.
And their doing so can help end the relative underperformance of northern schools.
We have genuine hopes to be the lead party in a new administration.
The Single Transferable Vote (STV) system means that our supporters don’t need to anguish over “wasting” their vote.
We have a first class team – no paper candidates.
The Conservatives lost a seat in Cheshire East to Bollington First.
The Mayor has managed to break his promise and still fail to find the funds needed for transport investment.
Yet £33 million is spent on free travelcards for those who live with TfL staff.
The real issue is how many new homes are actually delivered.
A targeted approach would be more effective and less expensive.
Rather than finding the money to deliver on his pledge, the Mayor prefers to fail and blame the Conservative Government.
The Conservatives lost seats to the Lib Dems in Cotswold and North Norfolk.
There is growing support for the Aberdeen Conservatives.
The public have noticed the potholes and crumbling surfaces caused by incompetent management.