1 May 2018

Parties face test in local elections

Political Correspondent

All the parties face an awkward test in Thursday’s English local council elections.

For Theresa May, it could be a test of how much damage the Windrush scandal has inflicted on the Conservatives. And could Labour’s own row over anti-semitism hold it back in some areas? Then the Lib Dems and Ukip: are they struggling to find a clear position in the political landscape?