As a prospective Lib Dem parliamentary candidate I’m used to fielding a particular question on a regular basis from journalists: “Your constituency voted Leave. How can you possibly win?”
What may be a surprise to many commentators, is that Brexit is not the number one issue of concern in my constituency of Yeovil. In some cases it doesn’t even make it into the top ten. People on the doorstep are more likely to raise fears about job insecurity, closing of police stations, axing of local bus services and the worry of adult social care provision.
Last week a Leave voter came