Tagged: Local Elections

Isle of Wight Hustings – IsleVote2021

The Isle of Wight might not spring to mind as a cradle of democratic evolution, but if things go well in the weeks running up to the May elections, then it might just be at the vanguard of a new model of voter engagement.

Turnout: 2018 Local Elections in London

Turnout for the Local Elections is unfortunately often significantly lower than it is in General Elections, yet their effect on citizens’ and communities’ everyday lives is sometimes more visible. In this blog we’re focusing...

Could you be a Councillor?

Councils can only be as effective, relevant and vibrant as the people elected to run it. That’s the inspiration behind the Local Government Association’s (LGA) Be a Councillor campaign, encouraging different kinds of people to...