Tories and Labour punished in local Local elections meet Brexit: 2 days ago   21:15

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They may not yet agree on a Brexit deal, but Theresa May has concurred with Jeremy Corbyn that the failure to deliver Brexit lies behind their English local election losses.

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CinGin
TOMMY T9MMY!
David from ENGLAND
Well said that man...
Simon Hartley
STAY AWAY FROM THE BREXIT PARTY. ITS FULL OF REMAINERS. THEIR ONLY GOAL IS TO SPLIT THE UKIP VOTE TO MAINTAIN THE 2 PARTY LAB/CON SYSTEM!!!!!!!!!!
paul g
The rest off Britain best vote for the Brexit party.
Carn't believe how thay have handled the 17 million votes to leave the EU
lewis diver
Brexit boogey man nigel farage😂😂 good unbiast reporting
Raymond Hughes
You know you're in trouble when he's the smartest person in the room
phuckerby
2:14 The main reason the labour vote suffered is this man while he is leader Labour will never be a serious contender again!
Portly 24
When I see the condescending Thornton I know why I could never vote for Labour - if ever there was a off-putting politician it must be the snooty Thornton.
CATHARINA WHITEHEAD
CORBINOIVICH AND  MAYHEM   SUPPORT   THE EU   COMMUNIST   REGIME
CATHARINA WHITEHEAD
NICE   BEATING  FOR   VIOLATING  THIS  NATION   TOIRIES AND  L;ABORITES     WITH  EVIL  AGENDA   ALL   TRAITORS  OF  DEMOCRcy
simon collis
Can't believe people still believe in democracy in Britain. Don't the libdems cover up peadophillia. (Ninth circle) we need yellow vests and a party made up of normal uncompromised people our fellow peers. Not career sell out politicians
Rebecca Jessica Jones
Vote Brexit Party!!
John Mulcahy
Semi-permanent customs union 😆👍🏻
Joe Brown
I wonder what would've happened if the Brexit party had time to organise and fight these elections.
panggop jio
People want Brexit! No deal!
O C
How can 51% of the country voting for Farage amount to a Bogeyman?
Channel 4 non-news.
MrVidification
my headphones are playing up I thought he shouted I LOVE YOU
jodonbaker43
Bias channel four remainers.
Geoff Evans
The Problem is that they still dont understand signing a defeated Treaty is not Brexit where is no deal is better than a bad one, lib dems dont get it either they see i as a sucess . Not what it is a protest with labour and torys Toxic it was the only choice ,if the brexit party were on the ballot they would have been wiped out
Ivrish con-Abarth
50 years too late, but better now than never.
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Local elections meet Brexit: Tories and Labour punished in local 2 days ago   10:44

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The English local elections deliver a blow to the government and indicate a shift in British politics.
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Conservatives lost 1,334 councillors, with prime minister Theresa May saying voters wanted the main parties to "get on" with Brexit.

But the strongly pro-EU Lib Dems gained 703 seats, with the Greens and independents also making gains. Labour meanwhile, lost 82 seats.

Where does this leave the state of UK politics and democracy and what does it say about the upcoming European elections?

Polly MacKenzie, former special adviser to Deputy PM Nick Clegg, Suzanne Evans, spokesperson for Leavers of Britain, Laura Trott, former special adviser to David Cameron and Labour list editor Sienna Rodgers discuss the significance of the results.

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