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Police confirm investigation into political leaflets

Hampshire Constabulary have confirmed to Eastleigh News that they are investigating a potential breach of electoral law after leaflets attacking th...

Election Wrap Up – Q&A Feedback

Phew! After a long night at the Glyndwr University Sports Centre the new set of Councillors have been elected. For those of you not concerned with ...

Ukip vote shows biggest rise

While Eastleigh’s Liberal Democrats celebrate the elimination of the opposition Independent group by recapturing both their undefended seats, Eastl...

Lib Dems extend gains on Parish Councils

With all results in from Parish and Town council elections Eastleigh’s Liberal Democrats continued to buck the national trend and  are ‘moving forw...

Reflection and relief at Preston City Council election results

It was the climax of a long and tiring campaign for all the candidates at Preston City Council’s election count on Thursday. For some it was ...

Election 2012: Mapped: Preston City Council election results

Labour increased their majority slightly to maintain control of Preston City Council in last night’s election. The Conservatives lost two sea...

David Cameron apologises for local election losses

Conservatives and Liberal Democrats lose hundreds of seats while Labour makes big gains amid ongoing economic suffering

Cities vote against having elected mayors

Early results from referendums in major cities reveal little enthusiasm for idea pushed by David Cameron

Council Election: Labour hold three South Leeds wards

The results of yesterday’s Council elections have been declared and Labour have held all three seats in our area of Leeds: Beeston & Holb...

Local elections 2012: Labour enjoys ‘stunning’ night in Wales

Party regains former strongholds of Newport and Swansea and claims impressive win in Cardiff at expense of Lib Dems

Lib Dems hammered as Manchester rejects mayor

Manchester narrowly voted against having a directly elected mayor last night as the Liberal Democrats were reduced to a rump of just nine out of th...

Labour strengthen grip on Lincoln council after lowest turnout in a decade

Labour landslide: Lincoln stays red as Labour wins 10 out of the 11 councillor seats in the local elections.

Lib Dem steamroller wins back seats

Eastleigh’s ruling Liberal Democrats tightened their vice like grip on the Town last night by regaining the two seats  they had lost to defectors w...

Local elections coverage

With the local elections taking place tonight Saddleworth News will keep you informed of the latest news. We will be at the Civic Centre in Oldham ...

Local Blogger sets up election night livestream

Night owls with a passion for local politics can keep abreast of Eastleigh’s election results tonight thanks to local blogger and freelance journal...

Labour must not rest on any local election laurels

All three major parties should keep in mind that a good local election result does not lay a path to general election victory

Eastleigh goes to the Polls

Eastleigh goes to polls today. Polling stations opened their doors at 7 am on a dismal day. With only 15 of the 44 seats being contested and with a...

Election 2012: Where to vote – All of Preston’s polling stations mapped

Today sees the local elections in Preston, with all wards up for election apart from College, Moor Park and University. You can take a look at your...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Ribbleton: Mark Cotterill

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Garrison: Ian McCormick

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

EDP complain to police over antifa leaflet

Leaflets attacking the English Democrat party have been distributed in the Hiltingbury wards where two EDP candidates are standing in the Borough e...

Huhne a help on the Doorstep

Eastleigh’s MP Chris Huhne is giving a boost to the local Liberal Democrat campaign claims their leader Keith House. As campaigning for the local e...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Ashton: Stephen Mullen

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Town Centre: Michael Lavalette

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Greyfriars: Michael Yates

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Lea: Jason Jeffrey

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

Don’t forget to vote on Thursday

South Leeds Life is not affiliated to any political party, but we do believe that local democracy is very important. On Thursday you have two chanc...

Morfa Beach campaign’s election hopes

CAMPAIGNERS fighting to protect access to Morfa Beach have said they are confident local councillors will support their campaign after this week’s ...

Election 2012: Candidate Focus: Tulketh: Neil Darby

Below is the latest post in our series of Q&As with election candidates standing to be councillors in Preston. The election takes place on Thur...

The Battle of Bishopstoke

“Don’t let Bishopstoke become a Lib Dem dictatorship” opposition candidates are pleading with voters as Thursdays poll see’s all 14 sea...

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