Miliband congratulates Sawford on Corby win

Labour leader Ed Miliband congratulated Andy Sawford on winning the Corby by-election. He said: "You have stood as a One Nation candidate for a One Nation Labour Party."

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Labour wins Corby by-election

Labour has won the Corby by-election caused by the resignation of the former Conservative MP Louise Mensch. The Lib Dems lost their deposit. Labour have also held seats of Manchester Central and Cardiff South in by-elections.