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What do the local election results mean?

It has been a feverish weekend of excitement in UK politics, as local election votes were counted and results announced. Dramatic losses for the Tories. Excitement for Labour activists. In London, a far-right activist was beaten by Count Binface, whose election pledges included making water company bosses swim in the Thames. But what can the results tell us about the upcoming general election. This video from TLDR News is a deep dive into the results.

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