Labour’s deal with the LibDems to introduce STV to Scotland’s local elections has led to instability, confusion and a bad deal for the taxpayer.
Posts Tagged: Scotland
Tweeddale is idyllic, beautiful – rolling hills, grand rivers, historic towns and mountain biking.
The Scottish Conservative leader argues the SNP is living out some of the great author’s warnings.
The Party will also be sharing power in a number of Scottish local authorities.
Conservatives in Scotland and Wales should make it their mission to break the stifling consensus in Cardiff and Edinburgh – and embrace cross-border comparisons.
There will probably be a majority in the new House of Commons to repeal the ban – despite the SNP’s mischief.
The local elections show how far the Scottish Conservatives have come – how much further can they go?
Can they use the results as a springboard for general election success?
Her strategy of winning over UKIP voters en masse while not losing Remain Tories to the LibDems worked well yesterday. What will Labour voters do on June 8?
The Welsh Conservatives are up 80 seats. The SNP miss out on majority control in Glasgow.
The message is one of strong and stable leadership. But what does it actually mean?
Iain Dale: There’s only so far that Labour can fall in the polls. I think we’ve reached that point now.
Plus: May needs Johnson. My election predictions. Strange selection decisions. And: why I decided not to put my name forward for the seat in which I grew up.
Continuing our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
Next week’s council elections: The Conservative / Labour battlegrounds – Lancashire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire
Will Andy Street adorn the front pages with a broad grin on his face, the newly-elected Conservative West Midlands Mayor?
A last-minute rejig of the nominations by the leadership saw a new name put forward.
John Lamont selected to fight Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, as a poll puts Davidson’s team on course to win as many as 12 seats.