With the registration deadline for May’s Scottish local elections approaching, the Electoral Commission is turning to Snapchat in a bid to raise electoral registration levels among teenagers. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2017 local elections, held on Thursday 4 May after a the 2017 general election had been called but before it took place.
For a full data series of the annual local election results, see my LocalBase.
Here’s the new film from the Liberal Democrats, featuring Manchester mother Andrea, who is voting Liberal Democrat to stop Hard Brexit. … Read the full post »
Labour has won a seat uncontested in St Edmundsbury after Ukip’s nomination papers were ruled out due to a fatal legal error. … Read the full post »
A Conservative candidate in the Cornwall Council elections has apologised for her activities on social media and deleted her Twitter account. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #91 came out last week, with a special focus on the May elections: the by-election in Manchester Gorton and Lib Dem prospects in the council contests. … Read the full post »
Chris Elmer, a former senior Conservative Elmbridge councillor, has switched to the Liberal Democrats in the upcoming Surrey County Council elections. … Read the full post »
Now that nominations are closed, numbers can be crunched for how many seats each party is contesting, along with how this compares with last time. … Read the full post »
In addition to the Thrasher/Rallings predictions for this May’s elections, we have those from Conservative peer Robert Hayward. … Read the full post »
I’ve often written about the importance of standing Liberal Democrat candidates in all elections. Of course, it’s not always easy to do so, which is why Cornwall Liberal Democrats… … Read the full post »
The Liberal Democrats are tipped to be the big winners from May’s local elections according to the predictions made by Michael Thrasher and Colin Rallings. … Read the full post »