The Brexit Party's Peterborough constituency by-election candidate Mike Greene addresses supporters during a rally at The Broadway Theatre. Shock as Labour squeak by in Peterborough by-election – but with less than a The polls have closed in the Peterborough parliamentary by-election, with the. Wählen Sie aus erstklassigen Inhalten zum Thema By Election in höchster watches the byelection count on June 07 in Peterborough England.
Fotos zum Thema Fiona OnasanyaReturning officer Gillian Beasley (Chief Executive of Peterborough City Council) Jeremy Corbyn (Labour Party Leader) visits Peterborough to congratulate. The Brexit Party's Peterborough constituency by-election candidate Mike Greene addresses supporters during a rally at The Broadway Theatre. FILE PHOTO: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage and Mike Greene, Brexit Party candidate for the forthcoming Peterborough by-election, give a thumbs up while.
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Vielen Buchmachern, ohne eine echte Gegenleistung zu Familie Spiele, dass Sie? -The by-election was been held in Peterborough today after disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya was Wm Stream 2021 from her post as Peterborough MP when over 19, signed a recall petition, following her court appearance over a speeding ticket, and her spell in jail.
This should have been sorted a long time ago. The Labour party has dug a very big hole for itself. The longer it goes on the worst it will be.
Turning to the result of the Peterborough by-election, he adds: "The main conclusion to be drawn is that a second referendum and the Labour party is now dead - that is demonstrated how we did not lose many votes to the Liberals T he Brexit Party is handing in a list of demands for Brexit on Theresa May's last day as party leader.
The PM is not there of course, she is in her constituency. R emain campaigner Lord Adonis' conclusion from the result of the Peterborough by-election is straightforward.
G eorge Freeman, Theresa May's former policy chief, has some harsh words for the state of the Conservative party. He says: "If you looked at HMG as a business you would say its shares are suspended, the board is absent, the chairman is missing, the staff are on strike and the customers are reconsidering.
This is a serious crisis. L abour former minister Dame Margaret Hodge, who has clashed with Jeremy span class"red"Corbyn over anti-Semitism, wrote on Twitter: "Seriously mixed feelings about the Peterborough result.
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S teven Swinford, the Telegraph 's deputy political editor, reports in. Professor Sir John Curtice, the polling expert, has said Labour's result was the lowest share of the vote to win a by-election in post-war history.
He said that the Brexit Party have shown that they are capable of doing "severe damage" to the Tories in a General Election. He said that while the Brexit Party is a "substantial challenger" it would still narrowly miss out on many seats in a General Election.
He told the BBC: "Here is a result that gives very clear evidence that what the polls have been telling us in the last two weeks about what the legacy of the European elections is for Westminster is absolutely right.
That is a picture that says the Brexit Party is a substantial challenger with about a quarter of the vote. But that's less than it got in the European elections.
He says on Twitter: "Commiserations to the excellent [candidate] Paul Bristow who did not deserve to come third in Peterborough. Commiserations to the excellent Paulbristow79 who did not deserve to come third in Peterborough.
The UK can thrive after a clean break with the EU, and we will at last be able to show, once again, how a Conservative agenda can kickstart the economy.
T he Brexit Party came within a whisker of taking the Peterborough seat in the parliamentary by-election and, while their failure to take the seat in the by-election will be disappointing, their Brexit Party - Mike Greene.
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My Tweets. Mr Corbyn's critics in his party will claim that this, after all, was a Labour held-seat and anything other than a victory for his party should have been unthinkable.
But these are not normal times in British politics and a Brexit Party victory looked on the cards throughout much of the by-election campaign.
Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player. But I've been at many a by-election count where the mood among the party activists suddenly changes.
Not the Brexit Party are suggesting it might have been so good that it could finish their chances - but as always this early in the night no one is saying anything conclusive.
But it is easy to ignore the fact that until this seat was one of the tightest marginals in the country between Labour and the Tories.
Nobody is even bothering to try and spin it now. They have crashed to a predicted third-place finish and every other party thinks they have haemorrhaged votes to the Brexit Party.
But candidates and their supporters are arriving, and among them are the ever colour Monster Raving Loony Party. Before they begin counting votes the tellers will verify them.
After they are done we should have an idea of what the turnout is - which is something all the political parties are desperate to know as it lets them know if they managed to get their voters to the polls.
This is far from conceding defeat - but is an acknowledgement that their campaign might not have been enough to beat a campaign so focussed on just a single issue.
This contest has become about the collapse of Conservatives support and the race between the Brexit Party and Labour. This election was triggered by the ousting of MP Fiona Onasanya, who won the seat for Labour in but was later jailed after lying over a speeding offence.
It left the party facing an uphill battle in the seat, where Give us the attention we deserve. Peterborough: Labour's Lisa Forbes gives victory speech.
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage remained defiant, saying: "We came a very, very close second. He said: "The danger is that in seats like this the Conservatives split the Leave vote.
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