Miliband 'delighted' at Wythenshawe by-election win


Delighted Labour's @mjpkane has been elected. He will be an excellent MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

Labour leader Ed Miliband has tweeted congratulations to Mike Kane, who won the by-election at Wythenshawe and East Sale.


Ukip beat Conservatives to 2nd in Wythenshawe by-election

Labour has held the seat of Wythenshawe and Sale East parliamentary by-election. Ukip polled in second place, bearing the Conservatives into third. The by-election was brought about by the sudden death of the serving MP Paul Goggins.