The losers voted Labour and the winners voted Conservative. It’s a classic punish/reward scenario. Voters are being told: Vote Tory and we’ll reward you – vote Labour and we’ll attack. The ultimate aim, of course, is not good government but the return of successive Conservative governments. Voters need to realise this and shun the Tories.
Looking at Tory plans for local government reveals that many councils are going to see sharp funding cuts next year, while a few will actually benefit