Elections

What is proportional representation and why have Labour members voted for it?
Elections

What is proportional representation and why have Labour members voted for it?

The UK’s current system of first past the post has been criticised for making elections a two-party race. But what’s the alternative?

‘Ex-miners are voting Green’: Why the Green Party has made gains in industrial heartlands
Local elections

‘Ex-miners are voting Green’: Why the Green Party has made gains in industrial heartlands

The Green Party made dozens of gains across the country – including in former industrial areas.

‘Politics needs to be real’: Why more independent candidates are standing in this year’s local elections
Politics

‘Politics needs to be real’: Why more independent candidates are standing in this year’s local elections

This year’s elections will see three times more candidates running as independents than in 2019. We found out why.

Why you really need to keep an eye on the Northern Ireland election
Feargal Cochrane

Why you really need to keep an eye on the Northern Ireland election

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws
Elections

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws

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Voter ID plans could stop a million people from voting, say MPs
Elections

Voter ID plans could stop a million people from voting, say MPs

Voter ID bill to be debated as report warns it could breach human rights
News

Voter ID bill to be debated as report warns it could breach human rights

Thousands back call for voter ID plans to be scrapped
Politics

Thousands back call for voter ID plans to be scrapped

Campaigners set to take government to court over EU citizens denied a vote
Politics

Campaigners set to take government to court over EU citizens denied a vote

Funding to encourage candidates with disabilities to run in elections returns
Politics

Funding to encourage candidates with disabilities to run in elections returns

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