I have in front of me the Dudden Hill Ward By-Election Special put out by the Conservative Party. The headline is CONSERVATIVES HEAD FOR STUNNING WIN!, and continues ‘Local voters in Dudden Hill are confirming the national trend: the Conservatives are now the party of first choice in Brent…’And the result in Dudden Hill?
Liberal Democrats 1,262 (39.8%)
Labour 1,177 (37.2%)
Tory 412 (13.0%)
Respect 160 (5.1%)
Green 156 (4.9%)