Live Blog: May 7/6.10PM
THE first council result to be read out in Camden suggests it will be a very bad night for the Liberal Democrats and another one to celebrate for Labour. Two key players in the Lib Dem ranks – Janet Grauberg and James King, both of whom had been executive members – have gone. That points to shifting sands in Camden.
Mukul Hira, the third candidate, a former member of Respect is also beaten. These are devastating results for a party that felt May 6 was going to b very special event. It now looks like the breakthrough that never was.