Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

British Politics experts on the shock of the Bradford West by-election

02 April 2012 |

Dr Stuart McAnulla and Dr Victoria Honeyman talk to the BBC about the shock results of the Bradford West by-election which saw George Galloway claiming an 85% share of the votes, overturning the Labour majority.

Respect Party MP, George Galloway won by 10,140 votes.

In his interview with BBC Radio 5Live, broadcast live from Bradford, Dr McAnulla talks about the demographics of Bradford and the impact of this on the by-election.

Dr Honeyman talks about the shock result and the impact on the other established parties in her interview with BBC Radio Leeds.

 

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