The Conservative party has gained a seat in Brighouse with Howard Blagborough winning the seat. He took the ward with 897 votes unseating long-serving Independent councillor Colin Stout.The full results are:Howard Blagbrough (Con) - 897Danny Murphy (Ind) - 122Jennie Rigg (Lib Dem) - 102Anthony Rutherford (Lab) - 725Colin Stout (Ind) - 758Nick Yates (UKIP) - 725 … [Read more...] about Calderdale Council election results 2014
Election results 2014
Millions of people in England have cast their votes across 150 councils in a festival of democracy. That's right - it's local election results night! And after the weird and wonderful polling stations closed at 10pm we're here to guide you through it. There are 4,000 council seats are up for grabs, including every single one in London, Birmingham and Manchester, plus six mayoral elections. There's also one parliamentary by-election in West Tyrone in Northern Ireland. But there's been fury at people being refused a vote for not bringing their ID for the first time in history. Read more about the controversial voter ID pilot here. Find out what time results are due in your area with our hour-by-hour guide, see the graphic below for the state of play, and follow live text updates on this blog. Read More Local elections 2018 Key Events What time will my council declare? 19:29 Here's why people are angry about the voter ID pilot schemes 19:08 22:28 Labour source doesn't … [Read more...] about All the latest local election results as they come in through the night
10pm The polls close. With the majority of councils counting overnight, early signs of how the election has gone for the main parties should emerge within hours, while a handful of councils are waiting to declare results until Friday daytime. 11.45pm The television coverage starts in earnest, with Huw Edwards anchoring the BBC’s offering alongside political editor Laura Kuenssberg and polling guru John Curtice. Political guests will appear throughout the night, including from around 20 outside broadcasts around the country. Robert Peston will lead ITV’s big digital operation, outside its main news bulletins, from around 30 counts across the UK. 1am The first results will start to emerge, with Sunderland (safe for Labour, despite some local scandals) likely to be fastest to declare. It has announced its result first in six of the last seven general elections, so has a reputation to uphold. Safe Tory council Broxbourne will be snapping at its heels. Swindon, held by the … [Read more...] about What time will the local election results be announced?
More than 4,000 council seats are up for grabs in an emotional rollercoaster that could make or break the reputations of Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn . Forget the Brits, forget the Oscars - it's local elections night! And we're here at Mirror Towers to help guide you through the confusion and the pain. With all sorts of contests declared over nearly 24 hours and local factors at play, it can be hard to work out what's going on. So here is our comprehensive guide to what to stay up for on local elections night after polls close at 10pm on Thursday 3 May. We also include all the results being declared on the afternoon of Friday 4 May. Is yours on the list? Who's voting and what for? This year's local elections are taking place across 150 councils, all of them in England. Polls open between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May. These are split into: All 32 London boroughs 34 metropolitan districts like Manchester and Birmingham 67 non-metropolitan districts 17 'unitary' councils … [Read more...] about Your ultimate hour-by-hour guide to the 2018 local election results
Ljubljana, 30 April - The centre-left political players are trying to close ranks and trigger the "anti-Janša effect" in order to remain in the saddle for another four years, the weekly Reporter says on Monday. But a failure to improve election results over 2014 will indicate a deep political crisis, which many on the right continue to ignore. The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.Buy the news item. Price: 2 tokens; on account: 0 tokens. … [Read more...] about Right parties must improve their 2014 election results, Reporter says