Labour Loses Ground in `Patchy' English Local-Elections

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  • Labour down 20 seats after 79 of 124 councils announce results
  • Opposition party had been predicted to lose net 150 seats

Corbyn's Labour Party Stumbles in Scotland as U.K. Votes

The U.K.’s main opposition Labour Party lost ground in English local elections that marked the first big test of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, though its losses weren’t as large as forecast after almost two-thirds of councils had declared results.

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