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We have a chance to create a new Welsh democracy Lets do it properly

Wales can lead the way and deliver a...

Reform of the Senedd has been discussed since its inception....

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We can revive local democracy in Scotland

Scottish local democracy can build and strengthen our...

Democracy is the right for people to decide how the...

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Enough is enough voters in England need a real voice

Voters’ views warped across England and Wales as...

Elections happened across the UK yesterday, with polls in Northern...

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Polling Station

Making the case for STV in England –...

Over the last few months the ERS has been building...

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The Power of Preferences_STV in Scottish Local Elections preview

The Power of Preferences: STV in Scottish Local...

Much talk of the need for electoral reform focuses on...

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74 councilllors will be elected unopposed

Elections Cancelled: Over 100,000 Welsh voters to be...

With elections coming up across the country, campaigners across Wales...

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For too long England has lagged behind on progress towards fairer votes

Why England needs the Single Transferable Vote

In May 2022, local elections will take place throughout Scotland...

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It is now 15 years since Scotland abandoned First Past the Post for local elections

England and Wales can learn from Scotland’s success...

It is now 15 years since Scotland abandoned First Past...

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An exciting development for Welsh democracy

Early voting trails come to Wales

This week the Welsh Government announced an exciting series of...

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These reforms are vital for delivering better public services for Wales

Welsh Labour conference vote is a big boost...

With just 60 elected members, Wales’ Parliament has long been...

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Investing in scrutiny will ensure that the Senedd better delivers for Wales

Why the Senedd needs more members

With just 60 elected members, Wales’ Parliament has long been...

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Over 2_3rds of councillors feel they lack the powers to represent the needs of their local community

For local democracy to flourish our representatives need...

New ERS research finds over two-thirds of councillors feel they...

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