Results for tag: General Election
Posted by: Betting.Betfair on Jan 24, 2011 at 08:31:14 AM
Since the middle of December, Labour have led in every national opinion poll bar one tie, by a margin extending to a high of seven points last week. They also won the Oldham-East & Saddleworth by-election, increasing their majority by over 3000. So having advised a bet on Labour to win the next General Election back in September at 2.24, I'm rather miffed that the market has barely moved in response. As the dust settles on a dramatic week in Westminster, the time has come to press up. This has nothing to do with Andy Coulson, whose departure might affect David Cameron's spin operation, but will barely resonate outside Westminster. By far the more significant development concerns Alan Johnson's resignation, and his replacement by Ed Balls as Shadow Chancellor. Formerly Gordon Brown's ...