In the Scotsman today Alex Cole-Hamilton writes:
I’m writing this with a smile on my face. For the first time since 2007, the Scottish Liberal Democrats have taken a significant step forward in Scottish local authority elections. We’re back and it feels amazing.https://www.scotsman.com/news/opinion/columnists/scotland-council-elections-2022-the-lib-dem-revival-has-begun-alex-cole-hamilton-msp-3684461
What is he talking about? This:
So, the Tories lose 63 and their near equivalents, the Lib Dems, only take 20. Labour also take 20 and the SNP take 23 Tory wards. How on earth does he imagine this to be some kind of revival?