Read about the 2022 local council elections, scheduled for the first Thursday in May, 5 May 2022.

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Scotland moves towards five year election terms

Given the usual complaint about politicians and timescales is that they are too short-termist, the move from four to five years has something to commend it, though government reformers are generally curiously silent on the issue. … Read the full post »