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Ukip: on the crest of the wave or edge of the cliff?

Ukip’s by-election victories at Clacton and Rochester and the near thing at Heywood has caused a flurry of excitement among the chattering classes. Nigel Farage believes his time has come: ‘it’s the start of something big’. 819 more words

UK Politics

By-elections: UKIP takes Rochester and Strood. Greens surpass Lib Dems. Labour founders.

You get the government you vote for. That is what I shall remind Rochester and Strood voters of in 5, 10, or 15 years, when no doubt they’ll be looking back at Mark Reckless and his UKIP successors, and what they’ve done to this country. 394 more words

UK Politics

Good Morning, It's By-Election Day!

The polls are open in Rochester and Strood. Mark Reckless is promising fireworks if he wins:

“During the campaign I have spoken with two Conservative MPs about the possibility of their moving over and I think they will want to see what the result is before making any decisions. 

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Guido Fawkes

Election Aftermath#2- November Federal By-Elections

Hello, welcome back to Election Aftermath,  Where we take a look at the results from an election and we analyze it and see what could be the consequences of those results. 593 more words