Clegg: 'Stunning' Eastleigh win

Nick Clegg has described the Lib Dems victory in the Eastleigh by-election as "stunning...despite the "exceptional circumstances". UKIP said beating the Conservatives into third place was a "humongous political shock." Labour were fourth.

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Mixed results in Eastleigh for coalition parties

Nick Clegg is celebrating after what he described as a "stunning" by-election victory in Eastleigh, where his former Cabinet colleague Chris Huhne resigned in disgrace.

But there was a setback for his coalition partner David Cameron with the Tories forced into third place by UKIP.

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