Lib Dems predict Labour washout

PUBLISHED: 01:36 02 May 2008 | UPDATED: 21:28 26 October 2009

THE Lib Dems are confident that they can become the official opposition on Welwyn Hatfield Council. Speaking exclusively to the WHT at the count leader Tony Skottowe said he expected to see Labour washout . He said: ""This is the most positive position

THE Lib Dems are confident that they can become the official opposition on Welwyn Hatfield Council.

Speaking exclusively to the WHT at the count leader Tony Skottowe said he expected to see Labour "washout".

He said: "This is the most positive position we've been in for 20 years.

"There are lots of mutterings that Labour are going to be washed out.

"It would be a tragedy from their point of view but I'm not losing any sleep over it."

He added: "As the third party we are confident in becomind the next opposition.


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