Peterborough and Postal Voting

The Peterborough by-election was the first such election induced by the Recall of MPs Act 2015, after a successful recall petition removed Fiona Onasanya — following her conviction for perverting the course of justice.

Lisa Forbes, the Labour candidate, narrowly held the seat from the Brexit Party.

In response, numerous assertions about postal voting and vote choice have been made — to imply electoral fraud. This article looks at these claims.

The Result