Thetimesofcapital/17/12/2021/ 2021-North Shropshire election Lib Dames shocked by winning by-election,
#2021-#North @Shropshire #election Historic election in North Shropshire was a swing
The swing from the Conservatives to the Liberal Democrats in this by-election was 34.2%.
2021-North Shropshire election This is the second largest swing since 1945 – the highest in the 1993 Christchurch by-election (35.4%).
2021- North Shropshire election #Lib @Dem #leader hails ‘#stunning’ #result
“This result is a watershed moment in our politics and offers hope to people around the country that a brighter future is possible,” Sir Ed Davey says.
“Millions of people are fed up with Boris Johnson and his failure to provide leadership throughout the pandemic and last night the voters of North Shropshire spoke for all of them.
2021- North Shropshire election #Lib @Dem #leader hails ‘#stunning’ #result “This is the second stunning by-election victory this year for the Liberal Democrats – both in formerly safe Conservative seats.
2021- North Shropshire election #Lib @Dem #leader hails ‘#stunning’ #result “From Buckinghamshire to Shropshire, lifelong Conservatives have turned to the Liberal Democrats in their droves and sent a clear message to the prime minister that the party is over.
“The Liberal Democrats believe people deserve a fair deal where everyone plays by the same rules – including those in Downing Street.
“We will fight for that fair deal with good schools, safe streets and high-quality healthcare.”
2021-North Shropshire election It was an election that has decimated the Boris Johnson party, surprisingly when it wins.
Boris Johnson, the party is over’: New Lib Dem MP delivers victory speech
“Tonight, the people of North Shropshire have spoken on behalf of the British people,” Helen Morgan says.
#2021- #North #Shropshire #election “They have said loudly and clearly: ‘Boris Johnson, the party is over’.
“Your government, run on lies and bluster, will be held accountable.
“It will be scrutinised, it will be challenged and it can and will be defeated.”
#2021- #North #Shropshire #election Ms Morgan adds that “thousands of lifelong” Tory voters have been left “dismayed” by the PM’s “lack of decency and [are] fed up with being taken for granted”