This is reposrted from Liberal Conspiracy:
Labour came from fourth to win the Gloucestershire County Council by-election in Rodborough, Stroud, last night.
The election was won by only 3 votes.
Labour swing from 2009 was a massive 19.4%. The by-election was called after the death of the sitting Conservative Councillor.
In 2009 Labour were behind even the Greens. The results in 2009 were:
It's a shame to see the fall in the Green vote.
But it's great news for Labour.
And shockingly bad for the Tories.