Lib Dem wins
Originally published by UK Liberal Democrats
Liberal Democrat have had some great early wins:
- We made gains from Labour in Sunderland;
- We became the largest party on Stockport council;
- We held Orkney, re-electing Liam McArthur MSP;
- We made gains in Cambridgeshire, taking away the Conservative's majority.
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Liam McArthur is re-elected as MSP for Orkney. Liberal Democrats win seats from the Conservatives in Essex and Cambridgeshire.
Lib Dems +5 seats to take Cambridgeshire to no overall control from Conservatives. pic.twitter.com/qU08FD7JWD- Liberal Democrats (@LibDems) May 7, 2021
Gains in Sunderland from Labour, and becoming the largest party on Stockport Council.
Liberal Democrats have become the biggest party on Stockport Council. pic.twitter.com/2BjkwYXbMc- Liberal Democrats (@LibDems) May 7, 2021
Well done Sunderland Lib Dems - gaining four seats from Labour overnight.- Ed Davey MP 🔶🇪🇺 (@EdwardJDavey) May 7, 2021
I know you'll do a great job. pic.twitter.com/D3Lt1URqvV