Rochester by-election

Bookies point to Philip Hollobone as next Tory-Ukip defector

21 November 2014 12:02

Forget opinion polling, bookmakers are usually the most astute predictors of election outcomes. Ladbrokes are out in force in Rochester…

Ukip’s Mark Reckless wins Rochester by-election

21 November 2014 4:29

Rochester, Kent Mark Reckless has become Ukip’s second member of Parliament, winning the Rochester and Strood by-election with 16,687 votes…

Nigel Farage: ‘I think we’re going to win’ Rochester and Strood

20 November 2014 18:45

Rochester, Kent With five hours before the polls close in Rochester and Strood, Nigel Farage is confident that Ukip will romp home…

Neither the Tories nor Ukip deserve to win the Rochester by-election

19 November 2014 11:05

Let’s be honest, just for a moment. The Rochester and Strood by-election has been a disgrace. It has been a…

Tories launch US-style attack ad on Mark Reckless

7 November 2014 13:24

The Conservatives have launched an aggressive video advert for the Rochester and Strood by-election. It attacks Mark Reckless in a…