Batley and Spen by-election

Yesterday I found myself heading down to Batley in West Yorkshire. The last time I was there was back in June to cover a memorial service for the Labour MP Jo Cox who died after she was shot and stabbed in the street outside the library in nearby Birstall as she held a surgery. AfterContinue reading “Batley and Spen by-election”

Make it vote

The Labour Party candidate Emma Lewell-Buck has won the South Shields by-election held yesterday. She retains a Labour led constituency that has held South Shields since 1935. The by-election was triggered after the former foreign secretary David Miliband announced recently that he was resigning from the House of Commons in order to leave Britain andContinue reading “Make it vote”