Richmond Park by-election: Polls close

Richmond Park by-election: Polls close
 

The polls have closed in the Richmond Park by-election, triggered by the Conservative MP's resignation over government policy on Heathrow Airport.
Zac Goldsmith hopes to be re-elected as an independent, having quit when the government decided to back a third runway at the west London airport.
But the Lib Dems have sought to make his pro-Brexit stance an issue in a seat with many pro-EU voters.
The Conservatives had a majority of 23,015 at the 2015 general election.
Mr Goldsmith, first elected in 2010, held his seat at the 2015 general election, with an increased majority and 58.2% of the... read more

 
1 December 2016 in Politics, Views: 358
Source: BBC
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