Tag: Election results

UK election 2019: how the Tory triumph unfolded

This one nation Conservative government has been given a powerful new mandate. This is obviously a very disappointing night for the Labour party. Tonight is terrible. It’s horrendous. It’s heartbreaking. Jo Swinson has lost her seat in Dunbartonshire East to the Scottish National Party. The most disastrous result for the Labour party. The worst result since 1935. [cheering and applause]...

Beyond Brexit, Corbyn and Johnson: Stoke’s politics of hope | Anywhere but Westminster

‘We want an extension!’ ‘This is what democracy looks like.’ (Cheers) I don’t understand why everyone’s so overjoyed. (Cheering) ‘Give us! Give us!’ It’s a momentary detour. ”Oh, get ready for a people’s vote.’ This is a matter of national interest. I’m feeling very … sort of, um, like, it’s pretty that all these people here … but it might...