And how the editor of ConHome popularised the term “Spartans” for the diehard Tory opponents of May’s Withdrawal Agreement.
Yet more triumphs for clusters of independents. Essex Man may have lost enthusiasm for the Conservative Party but not for Conservative principles.
York, Derby High Peak, Gravesham, Amber Valley, and Basildon are among the councils where the Tories face losing power.
The final part of our series this week on May’s elections. Will there be a LibDem revival – which polls have yet to indicate?
They have gone either way in successive elections, but their recent results show up electoral trends that helping the Tories.