UK Local Elections 2012

Interview: Lynne Featherstone on Life in Coalition, Quentin Letts, and Page Three

Chris Berkin | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Politics
Chris Berkin

5 May, the day after the latest bout of local elections, was a suitably grey and drizzly day to be speaking to a Liberal Democrat Minister.

' I TRENDED ON TWITTER TONIGHT? So Awesome': Schoolgirl Becomes Labour Councillor

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Politics

A schoolgirl has become one of the youngest councillors in the country after winning a seat on Plymouth City Council. Kate Taylor, who was standing...

Local Elections 2012: Will Wet Weather Drive Down Turnout?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Politics

Voters will have to brave wet weather across much of Britain as they arrive at polling stations for today's local elections. Rain is often blamed f...

Local Elections: What The Early Results Will Tell Us

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Politics

Polls close at 10pm today in the council elections, and within as little as two hours a handful of quick-counting authorities will give an early taste...

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The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

As the local elections draw near, the parties have been upping the efforts on the campaign trail. A major part of campaigning has always been the ...

Polls Have Bad News For Tories And LibDems

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Politics

Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are braced to lose hundreds of council seats when voters go to the polls this Thursday. On what is expected to ...

Bad Friday? Cameron Defends Tax Impact Of Budget On Families

PA | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron dismissed claims families with children will lose £511 a year on average from today under tax and benefit changes - insisting the Torie...