Lib Dems win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, reducing Boris Johnson’s majority to just one

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  • The Liberal Democrats win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election.
  • Their candidate Jane Dodds won the seat from the Conservatives after help from a "Remain alliance."
  • Other anti-Brexit parties stood aside to maximise the chances of a Lib Dem victory.
  • Dodds overturned a majority of over 8,000 to defeat Conservative Chris Davies.
  • The result leaves Boris Johnson with a wafer-thin parliamentary majority of just one seat.
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The Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, taking the seat from the Conservatives and leaving Prime Minister Boris Johnson with a wafer-thin parliamentary majority of just one.

Lib Dem candidate Jane Dodds overturned a majority of over 8,038 to defeat Conservative candidate Chris Davies, who was defending his Welsh seat after being found guilty of submitting false expenses claim.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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