We continue our post-match inspection of our battleground profiles with the Liberal Democrat graveyard of the South West.
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The second piece in our series explores the intense struggles across the South West of England.
Health is a key issue at local as well as national level, and 11 of these troubled institutions are in Conservative-held seats.
Some figures, courtesy of Ian Warren of Election Data.
Fascinating research from the Fabian Society.
If UKIP voters switch in those Blue-Yellow marginals, they look more likely to vote Tory than LibDem
The average across these seats is: Rule Out Conservatives – 63 per cent; Rule out Labour – 75 per cent; Rule out LibDems – 74 per cent.
My poll of closely-contested Conservative-Liberal Democrat seats indicates that were the general election held now Nick Clegg’s party would lose 15 MPs to the Tories.