Tag Archives: Local Elections

Is two-party politics dead?

We’ve now had four opinion polls in a row which have put the Lib Dems in second place behind Brexit and in front of both Tory and Labour parties. This is not a flash in the pan! Real votes have … Continue reading

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There are really only 2 candidates in the Liverpool Mayoral election

The ballot papers will soon be out in the Liverpool Local Elections With some amusement I turned today to the Liverpool Echo opinion poll for the Mayoral election in Liverpool. There were four horses heavily loaded with candidates (in one … Continue reading

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Liverpool Lib Dem Manifesto for the May elections

A full copy of the manifesto can be downloaded at http://www.richardkemp.org.uk On May 5th there are three elections taking place on the same day. I am standing for the post of Elected Mayor, Chris Carubia is standing for the post … Continue reading

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Labour’s Shambles in Liverpool and Westminster

I awoke this morning to two sad, sad stories about that once great Party, the Labour Party. Most important for me is the one about Liverpool City Region. The redoubtable BBC NW political correspondent, Arif Ansari has learned that the … Continue reading

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Don’t they know there’s a local election on?

Some people will have got a surprise when their postal votes arrived this week. Instead of the one ballot paper that they were expecting for the General Election they also got one for a local election. I always think is … Continue reading

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Where have all the Hustings Gone?

I was talking this morning to our Parliamentary candidates for Wavertree and Wallasey. I asked them how many community based hustings meetings they had been invited to. In the case of Wallasey it was one and in the case of … Continue reading

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So what’s happening in the Liverpool Elections?

  Today the Echo published its Liverpool elections review and Radio Merseyside did its review on the Snelly programme. So I thought I would add in my two pennorth! Personal news first. My pedometer tells me that as of last … Continue reading

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