10 Feb 2024

Labour target dramatic by-election win in Wellingborough

Senior Political Correspondent

Voters in the market town of Wellingborough are getting ready to head to the polls in a by-election where Labour hope to overturn a massive 18,000 Conservative majority.

The contest was triggered after the suspension of Conservative MP Peter Bone for claims of bullying and sexual misconduct – which he denies. And with the Brexiteer Reform UK party also fighting hard to win this seat, the Tories are facing opposition on two fronts.