The SNP was not the only national party to gain more seats than Labour in Thursday's election round. In the Cornish district elections Labour managed to pick up just four seats in comparison to MK's seven. MK actually gained two more seats in Cornwall than UKIP gained in England.
A full account of how Mebyon Kernow faired can be seen in the comments section of my earlier post.
Thanks to Mike Chappell of http://www.cornishnotenglish.com for sharing the details.