Your one stop shop for all the election and by-election news straight from Newbie HQ. Full details of recent results, upcoming by-elections and how you can get involved.

Forthcoming By-Elections

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Previous By-Election Results

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By-Election Report - 05/10/2017

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This week was another full week of by-elections with 8 principal council by-elections including a Liberal Democrats defence and all but 1 having a Liberal Democrats candidate, 3 where they didn't fight last time.
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By-Election Report - 28/09/2017

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This week has another bumper set of 12 principal council by-elections with a Lib Dems defence in Scotland and many of the 10 contesteted seats where the Lib Dems haven't stood a candidate in years.
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By-Election Report - 21/09/2017

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This week there are 3 principal council by-elections to report on with the Liberal Democrats standing candidates in all 3 with some good opportunities to take seats from Labour.
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By-Election Report - 14/09/2017

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This week there are 3 principal council by-elections to report on with the Liberal Democrats standing candidates in 2 of the 3.
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By-Election Report - 07/09/2017

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In this week's bumper edition we hav 19 by-elections! 14 Principal Local Authority By-Elections, 10 of them with Lib Dems standing including 1 defence. Also 5 Parish and Town Council by-elections.
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By-Election Report - 31/08/2017

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This week there were 2 Principal Local Authority By-Elections to report on, including an unusual Tuesday By-Election
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By-Election Report - 17/08/2017

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This week's report contains 4 Principal LA By-Elections, 3 Lib Dem candidates, 2 Town Council By-Elections and 1 Lib Dem Defence.
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By-Election Report - 03/08/2017

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This week holds a bumper set of 7 principal by-elections (ahead of a week off next week) with a lot of seats changing hands, although sadly none going to the Liberal Democrats.
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By-Election Report - 27/07/2017

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This week there were 3 principal council by-elections, a full set of Lib Dem Candidates and votes hare increases all round.

As we have only just entered a new election cycle we don’t have any new election charts. Once there has been enough by-elections to establish a trend I’m sure John & Brian will start producing them again.

Last cycle’s By-Election Gains by party as of 13/04/2017

By-election net changes graph - 13/04/2017 - The Liberal Democrats Number 1 in local council by-elections since 6th May 2016. Net Up 33 Gained 36, lost 3.
By-election net changes graph - 13/04/2017 - The Liberal Democrats Number 1 in local council by-elections since 6th May 2016. Net Up 33 Gained 36, lost 3.
Map of Lib Dem By-Election gains 06/05/2016-13/04/2017