#WorldMentalHealthDay

#WorldMentalHealthDay

2015 ElectionBriefings

Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay, which aims to raise awareness around the issue of mental health. We had a look at what the seven major political parties said about Mental Health in their 2015 election manifestos. (Note: In order to find these points we have searched the key words ‘Mental Health’ in the manifestos and copied all points

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Polls are now open!

Polls are now open!

2015 ElectionElection

Polls are now open for the 2015 General Election. Polling stations are open until 10pm, so make sure you get your voice heard by heading to the one marked on your polling card. Here is some advice from the .GOV website about voting today. When you get to the polling station You can take your

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Radio Five Live

Radio Five Live

2015 ElectionPressVoting Counts

Monday marked the last day of Voter Registration before the election, therefore I had an extremely busy day of interviews to promote registration and the website. First I travelled to BBC New Broadcasting House, where I took part in an interview on BBC Radio Wales and BBC 5 Live. My 5 Live interview was very short,

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Channel 5 News

Channel 5 News

2015 ElectionPressVoting Counts

The voter registration deadline today meant that I had to take part in a number of press opportunities. One of which was on Channel 5 News. Whilst in the car I managed to squeeze in a quick interview with Iain Dale on LBC Radio, where I explained how simple it was to register to vote

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Policy Matrix Launch

Policy Matrix Launch

2015 ElectionVoting Counts

Today [23nd March 2015] Voting Counts launches its newest project. ‘The Policy Matrix’ will allow visitors to easily compare the five major political parties views on issues they care about. The new page picks out 1-3 policies from key policy areas (such as Housing, NHS, Foreign Policy and Education), simplifies them and then allows for

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