Labour held seats in Hackney and Oxfordshire. The DUP gained a seat from an independent in Mid and East Antrim.
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Labour gained a seat from UKIP in Adur. But Labour lost seats to independents in Hartlepool and Warrington.
The Lib Dems gained a seat from Labour in Chesterfield. The Conservatives held seats in Cambridgeshire and Hambleton.
The Conservatives held a seat in Lichfield and gained a seat from Labour in Nottingham.
Boff was the runner up. The election takes place in May 2020.
As voting opens all three contenders have secured the backing from high profile figures – including council leaders and cabinet members.
No seats changed hands this week. The Conservatives held seats in Suffolk Coastal, Winchester and Wyre Forest.
The Conservatives held seats in Charnwood, Maidstone and the New Forest, but lost a seat to an independent in Pembrokeshire.
Both the NIO and Number Ten have developed an irrational fear that a majority will soon back Irish unity.
The Conservatives gained a seat from Labour in Fife. But Labour held seats in Carlisle and Tameside.
Davies beats Davies – in the battle to succeed Davies. The result was announced by Davies.
The civil tone of the rival contenders for the Conservative nomination for the Mayor of London is welcome
There has been robust debate, for instance on legalisation of cannabis, but personal bickering has been avoided.
The pledge to strengthen police powers on stop and search marks another break with his predecessor as Home Secretary, Theresa May.
Hustings meetings being held across London for candidates shortlisted to be the Conservative candidate for Mayor
This evening Shaun Bailey, Andrew Boff and Joy Morrissey will be in Croydon. Voting starts on September 17th.
In recent contests the Conservatives lost seats to the Lib Dems in Knaresborough and East Hertfordshire, while Labour lost a seat to an independent in Neath Port Talbot.