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Local elections 2020: Holding the mayoralties in the Tees Valley and the West Midlands will be key Conservative challenges

1 month ago   |   By Conservative Home

On Thursday May 7th, for most of us, there will be yet more elections. Police and Crime Commissioner elections are being held in England and Wales. Most of England will also be having Mayoral or council elections of one sort or another. I expect that when the results are extrapolated to offer a national political verdict, it will focus on an early test for the new Labour leader, who will have been elected just over a month earlier, on April 4th.
Most of the seats were last contested in 2016. That was a year when the Conservatives made slight losses. The projected national vote share was...
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