What if anything has Jeremy Corbyn done wrong as Leader of Her Majesty’s Official Opposition?
Decreased Party Membership? No It’s shot up from 187,000 the day before the 2015 General Election to 450,000 now (60,000 of those coming post Brexit vote) http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/60000-people-join-labour-party-in-one-week-huffpost-reveals_uk_5775777ee4b073366f0ebb28
Lost council seats in 2016? Yes 18…but the Tories lost 48
Lost councils in 2016? No…..but the Tories lost 1
Lost Direct Mayors? No – 2 gains – one from Ind, one from Conservatives
Lost Police and Crime Commissioners? No – 3 gains
Poor performance in By-Elections?
Tooting 16th June 2016 – WON – Majority up by 6,357 compared to 2,842 for Sadiq Kahn the previous Labour MP for the area.
Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough – WON – Share of the vote UP 6%
Ogmore – WON – 52% of the vote
Oldham – WON – 62.3% of the vote
Poor performance in Parliament?
Government U-Turns on a…
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