Lib Dems win clean sweep of by-elections
The sweep of four victories on 30 November means that the Liberal Democrats have gained seven council seats in November.
The hard work of Lib Dem councillors and activists is being recognised in surges of support in by elections across the country. The Liberal Democrats won all four of the council by-elections that were held last night, gaining seats from the Conservatives, Labour and UKIP.
The sweep of victories means that the Liberal Democrats have gained seven council seats in November, significantly more than any other party – winning seats up and down the country and against all opposition.