A jury was selected today in the trial of a UKIP councillor accused of electoral fraud. Cllr Matthew Smith was forced to stand down as a general election candidate after he was charged with several counts of making a false statement in nomination papers and making a false instrument with intent. Apparently this was too much, even for UKIP, […]

Notwithstanding very legitimate concerns around the security of postal voting, Sayeeda Warsi massively overreached herself in suggesting there were three MPs in the House of Commons who owed their victory to electoral fraud. If you haven’t seen it yet, John Sopel’s grilling of the Baroness is well worth a watch. This episode will further entrench her […]