British Election - Some Really Good PointsStraightforward and easy points, via Oliver Kamm. Scumbags were thoroughly repudiated.
George Galloway lost Poplar and Limehouse (where The Times is based) by a mile. The Respect vote in his former constituency of Bethnal Green and Bow collapsed.It is nice to see some small signs of actual human progress.
Meanwhile the BNP not only suffered heavy defeat in the parliamentary constituency of Barking. It also lost all its twelve seats on Barking and Dagenham Council. Nick Griffin had earlier glossed his massive defeat by claiming: "The real prize is the council."