Tory odds improve in Rochester

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For the first time in a while, we found a few people wanting to back the Tories to win the Rochester & Strood by-election today. As a result, their price shortened slightly from 14/1 to 10/1.

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As things stand, it would be a tremendous result for Ladbrokes if the UKIP bandwagon was derailed next week; we’ve taken a fair bit of money on them at 1/25 and shorter over the last week or so.

We’ve also issued some odds on Labour’s vote share, which you can now back to be either over or under 15%.

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Not a very difficult bar to clear, you wouldn’t think, but the polls are heading the wrong way.

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Matthew Shaddick

Matthew Shaddick has been Head of Poliical Betting at Ladbrokes since 2008. He's a writer and odds-maker with particular expertise in UK and US elections. Also known to dabble in music, literary and other out of the way betting markets. Sometimes issues tips on horse racing and football, which are best ignored.