The party's local election challenge couldn't be greaterby Peter Kellner / April 21, 2016 / Leave a comment
Published in May 2016 issue of Prospect Magazine
Jeremy Corbyn has more at stake in the May elections than any other party leader. In contrast, David Cameron, Nicola Sturgeon and Nigel Farage are much more focussed on June’s European Union referendum. As for Tim Farron, whose Lib Dem party is still on sabbatical, the real recovery will have to wait. So what can Labour expect from London, Scotland, Wales and the English local elections? And what should it expect?