UK General Election 2010: Gordon Brown Steps Down as Party Leader

Gordon Brown has just announced his intention to step down as party leader of the Labour party, paving the way for a Liberal-Labour Coalition in the UK. This just in on Monday 10th May 2010: “If it becomes clear that the national interest, which is stable and principled government, can be best served by forming … Read more UK General Election 2010: Gordon Brown Steps Down as Party Leader

UK General Election 2010 Final Results: Conservatives Have Most Seats

The final results for the UK General Election 2010 are now in, though Thirsk & Malton will hold their general election on 27th May owing to the death of a candidate. The Conservatives hold the most seats, but do not have an outright majority and so will need to form a coalition with another party … Read more UK General Election 2010 Final Results: Conservatives Have Most Seats

UK General Election 2010: Hilary Benn Retains Leeds Central for Labour

Hilary Benn, the former Secretary for International Development, has retained his seat in Leeds Central for the Labour party. Hilary Benn Labour 18,434 Michael Taylor Liberal Democrat 7,789 Alan Lamb Conservative 7,541 Kevin Meeson British National Party 3,066 Dave Procter Independent 409 We Beat The Scum One-Nil Independent 155

UK General Election 2010: [Video] David Cameron Post Election Speech, Liberal Democrat Offer

UK General Election 2010 News – Video – David Cameron speaks following Hung Parliament, makes offer to Liberal Democrats David Cameron, leader of the UK Conservative Party, speaking following the 2010 UK General Election. Cameron makes an offer to Nick Clegg of the Liberal Democrat Party because “[the Conservatives] have to accept that we fell … Read more UK General Election 2010: [Video] David Cameron Post Election Speech, Liberal Democrat Offer

UK General Election 2010: Yvette Cooper Keeps Normanton, Pontefract & Castleford for Labour

Yvetter Cooper has retained her safe Labour seat of Normanton, Pontefract & Castleford in West Yorkshire. However, the Conservative have increased their share of the vote in the area by 12.5% – a surprising statistic given the strong coal mining heritage of the area. Yvette Cooper Labour 22,293 Nick Pickles Conservative 11,314 Chris Rush Liberal … Read more UK General Election 2010: Yvette Cooper Keeps Normanton, Pontefract & Castleford for Labour

UK General Election 2010: Fleetwood & Lancaster to the Conservatives

Eric Ollerenshaw has been elected as Conservative MP for Fleetwood & Lancaster after unseating Labour. Eric Ollerenshaw Conservative 15,404 Clive Grunshaw Labour 15,071 Stuart Langhorn Liberal Democrat 8,167 Gina Dowding Green 1,888 Fred McGlade UK Independence Party 1,020 Debra Kent British National Party 938 Keith Riley Independent 213

UK General Election 2010: [Video] Gordon Brown Invites Nick Clegg to Talk

As the above speech, made by Prime Minister Gordon Brown following the UK General Election 2010 hung parliament result would indicate, the Labour Administration are keen to speak with the Liberal Democrat Party leader, Nick Clegg, in order to discuss setting up a Labour / Liberal Democrat coalition in order to help “stabilise” economic recovery. … Read more UK General Election 2010: [Video] Gordon Brown Invites Nick Clegg to Talk

UK General Election 2010: Dudley North Kept by Labour

Dudley North has elected Ian Austin as MP for Dudley North. Ian Austin Labour 14,923 Graeme Brown Conservative 14,274 Mike Beckett Liberal Democrat 4,066 Malcolm Davis UK Independence Party 3,267 Ken Griffiths British National Party 1,899 Kevin Inman National Front 173

UK General Election 2010: Now is the Time For Constitutional Reform

Britain, on Friday 7th May 2010, stands on a precipice. This weekend could be the single most important time in living memory for British politics. It is now almost certain that, once the final UK General Election 2010 Results are in, Britain will have its first Hung Parliament for more than thirty years. The UK … Read more UK General Election 2010: Now is the Time For Constitutional Reform

UK General Election 2010 Results: Nick Clegg Holds Sheffield Hallam

Nick Clegg, leader of the Liberal Democrat Party, has held the Sheffield Hallam seat in the 2010 UK General Election this morning with 27,324 votes. Sheffield Hallam UK General Election 2010 Results: Nick Clegg – Liberal Democrat – 27,324 Nicola Bates – Conservative – 12,040 Jack Scott – Labour – 8,228 Nigel James – UK … Read more UK General Election 2010 Results: Nick Clegg Holds Sheffield Hallam

UK General Election 2010 Results: Green Party Wins Brighton Pavilion

Caroline Lucas, leader of the Green Party, has today made history by becoming the first Green Party MP after winning the Brighton Pavilion ward in the 2010 UK General Election by 1,252 votes from the holding Labour Party candidate. Brighton Pavilion UK General Election 2010 Results: Caroline Lucas – Green Party – 16,238 Nancy Platts … Read more UK General Election 2010 Results: Green Party Wins Brighton Pavilion

UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Gain Colne Valley from Labour

The Conservative Party have claimed another Labour seat in Yorkshire in the UK General Election 2010 with their candidate Jason McCartney claiming the vote by 4,837 from the Liberal Democrat candidate Nicola Tunrer who also overtook Labour’s Debbie Abrahams. Colne Valley UK General Election 2010 Results: Jason McCartney – Conservative – 20,440 Nicola Turner – … Read more UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Gain Colne Valley from Labour

UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Win Dewsbury from Labour

The Conservative Party has gained the Dewsbury seat from Labour in the 2010 UK General Election as their candidate Simon Reevell claimed a majority of 1,526 over the Labour candidate, Shahid Malik. Dewsbury UK General Election 2010 Results: Simon Reevell – Conservative – 18,898 Shahid Malik – Labour – 17,372 Andrew Hutchinson – Liberal Democrat … Read more UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Win Dewsbury from Labour

UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Gain Pudsey from Labour

The Conservative Party have taken another key Labour seat in UK General Election 2010 as Stuart Andrew won Pudsey, Yorkshire, by 1,659 votes. The margin represents a 3.4% majority, which is a swing of more than 7.5% from the 2005 result – thanks largely to Labour losing over 10% of their share from the last … Read more UK General Election 2010 Results: Conservatives Gain Pudsey from Labour

UK General Election 2010: Jacqui Smith Loses Redditch to Conservatives

Jacqui Smith, the former Labour Home Secretary who quite over the expenses scandal, has been beaten by Karen Lumley for the Conservatives. Jacqui Smith became embroiled in the expenses scandal after it was revealed that a claim for accommodation in a hotel had included her husband’s television bill for pornographic programming. She also listed a … Read more UK General Election 2010: Jacqui Smith Loses Redditch to Conservatives