Did the Brexit Party cost the Tories seats in England and Wales?

Introduction: In the aftermath of the Brexit Party’s triumphant victory in the 2019 European parliamentary elections, it was widely anticipated that Farage’s party would split the Leave vote in any future general elections. These concerns became even more apparent when the Eurosceptic parties failed to displace Labour in Peterborough or fend off the Liberal DemocratsContinue reading “Did the Brexit Party cost the Tories seats in England and Wales?”

Brexit Party defectors set to join barren Tory benches in Brussels

The Daily Express are reporting that the Conservative Party Chairman, James Cleverly, will announce that Lance Forman, John Longworth, Lucy Harris and Annunziata Rees-Mogg officially join the Tories in the European Parliament, almost doubling the party’s number of MEPs.