Brexit poses a values and voting challenge for both the main parties. It may be even bigger for Labour than for the Conservatives.
Posts Tagged: Battersea
Robert Halfon: Last week’s elections blazed a trail for fusing workers’ and metropolitan conservatism
The Conservative Government is also going to have to get back to its DNA – cutting taxes. Reductions for those on incomes below £45,000 would send a powerful signal.
Key voters include those who voted heavily to remain in the EU, and were decisive in the lost Tory seats of Battersea, Kensington, Kingston and Twickenham.
People did not feel committed to their current party. The next election was, they hoped, a long way away, by which time much could have changed.
Matthew Offord: Enough sychophants. Enough time-servers. Enough of this CCHQ farce. Why I am standing for the Party Board.
Many of us were denied access to VoteSource, literature and printing resources – and we all had to wait for ever for CCHQ to ‘approve’ any and every statement printed.
Both parties hammered the Lib Dems as a clutch of very slender victories gave Labour their point of light on election night.
The last ten surveys contain mixed news for all parties and some noteworthy results.
Our fifth battleground summary explores the capital, where Labour and the Conservatives square off whilst trying to squeeze out the Liberal Democrats.