Last night's result:
North Ormesby and Brambles Farm Ward, Middlesborough UA. Lab hold. Lab 549 (59.8%, -5.9), BNP 175 (19.1%, +19.1), Con 131 (14.3%, -6.8), LD 63 (6.9%, +6.9). Swing of 12.5% from Lab to BNP since 2007.
A blog by Luke Akehurst about politics, elections, and the Labour Party - With subtitles for the Hard of Left. Just for the record: all the views expressed here are entirely personal and do not necessarily represent the positions of any organisations I am a member of.