Wow, what a few days it was! The excitement, the anticipation for the leave and remain sides, and the results. The Liberal Democrats did well, pulling in 20.5% of the national vote, but it was overshadowed by the 6-week-old Brexit Party with support across the UK in all regions except Continue Reading
Reports are coming in via social media from a Chris Butler, a counting agent for The Brexit Party in Nottingham, that they are not being allowed into the count to verify the ballots after polls closed tonight. Nottingham City Council has been contacted for comment.
In information gathered by myPolitico from Facebook’s Ad Library, spending on political advertising by Change UK was over 3.5 times greater than that of the Brexit Party, totalling £87,770 in the last week alone. It seems that you can indeed flog a dead horse.
Earlier today, a pensioner leafleting in the Bath area for the Brexit Party was accosted by a local nutter, leaving her shaken up and distraught. We have checked and she’s perfectly fine, thankfully. What follows is her story of what happened today: After dropping leaflets in several roads, a chap Continue Reading
Our local election results are in and complete, so it’s time to take a look at what oddities we can see in the data. There was a good deal of rhetoric surrounding a Lib Dem and Green ‘surge’, but that simply is not the case. In fact, it appears that Continue Reading
Sent in by a Hertsmere constituent, Oliver Dowden MP replies with his position on Brexit and the extension with a less than impressive response. Images and full transcript below. OLIVER DOWDEN CBE MPMEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR HERTSMEREStatement regarding withdrawal from the European Union Whilst I voted remain in the referendum, Continue Reading
A group of friends mull over plans to take a trip, but they become distressed when a vote on where to go doesn’t go quite how they had planned. The first part of an ongoing humorous series set in the fictional land of Remainia. Oliver, Elizabeth, Stephen, Paige, Ember, and Continue Reading
It’s never really official until there’s a Twitter account, is it? So, to that end, we’re happy to announce we’re live on Twitter. Get your wonderful selves over to Twitter and check us out @myPoliticoUK. It’ll be the first place where we publicise the latest opinion pieces, articles and results, Continue Reading
Just a quick announcement from us here at myPolitico. While we are working hard on providing you with a central repository of opinion pieces, articles and election data, we’re also hard at work with other grassroots parties. While we can’t reveal anything official as yet, there are collaborations being worked Continue Reading