Press releases

If you would like to be added to our media list please email us at mediaoffice@electoral-reform.org.uk with contact details and the type of information you are interested in.

Voter ID rollout to cost up to £20m each General Election

Statement from the Electoral Reform Society in response to costing estimates published by the Cabinet Office. Spokespeople are available for interview. For more information, contact mediaoffice@electoral-reform.org.uk or 07870212425. Commenting on the Cabinet Office’s admission that...

Posted 13 Aug 2018

No ID No Entry

Civil society groups set out calls for ‘opening up’ Welsh government

Statement for immediate release, 2nd August 2018 For further information or media requests please contact jessica.blair@electoral-reform.org.uk or 07773555390 The manifesto can be found here: https://www.opengovernment.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Civil-society-ideas-for-the-Welsh-Government%E2%80%99s-Open-Government-Action-Plan-2018-20-.pdf Civil society groups have set out calls for the Welsh...

Posted 02 Aug 2018

Conservatives ramp up calls for PM to back votes at 16

New report sees Conservative figures including Nicky Morgan MP and Sir Peter Bottomley MP mark centenary year of suffrage by calling for a ‘united franchise’ across UK. Statement from the Electoral Reform Society. Spokespeople are...

Posted 10 Jul 2018

Young voters