Conservatives in Swindon celebrate the election result
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Swindon election results give a political surprise

The local elections provided a surprise in Swindon.

The town was a top target for Labour who had hoped to take seats from the Conservatives. But it went the other way with the Tories increasing their majority.

BBC reporter Paul Barltrop spoke to Conservative MP for North Swindon, Justin Tomlinson, and Swindon's Labour group leader, Councillor Jim Grant.

  • 23 May 2014
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