Steve June 24, 2022
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Labour’s Simon Lightwood has won the Wakefield by-election, becoming the 61st active LGBTQ+ MP. Lightwood won the Wakefield seat with 13,166 votes – a majority of 4,925 – returning a ‘red wall’ seat back to Labour and presenting a fresh test to Boris Johnson’s leadership. In an interview with Sky News after the result, Lightwood spoke of the “lies and deceit” of the current government, saying: “Boris Johnson, your contempt, Read More