On May 3rd 2018, 350 people were denied a vote in their local council elections. Their crime? Not possessing the right ID.
Posted 11 Sep 2018
The Conservative Party have much to gain by backing extending the franchise to 16 and 17 year olds.
Posted 19 Jul 2018
How diverse our elected representatives are is an issue that goes to the very heart of our democracy.
Posted 11 Jul 2018
How do people across Wales feel about politics? We spoke with people across Wales about how they feel about politics and how it can be improved.
Posted 11 Dec 2017
In the run up to the Question Time Special, ERS commissioned leading academics in the field of communications and media to look at the impact of the debates on viewers.
Posted 04 Dec 2017
Our highlights from an exciting year of change for the Society.
Posted 02 Dec 2017
This report lays out the state of Britain’s second chamber today. It’s now up to politicians to meet the challenge, before trust in our democracy falls even further.
Posted 15 Nov 2017
The way we elect our House of Commons isn’t doing the one thing it was claimed to be good for – delivering decisive results.
Posted 21 Aug 2017
Over the next five years, the Assembly will gain new powers over elections. There’s a real opportunity for Wales to develop new ways of running elections.
Posted 01 May 2017
The importance of developing the practice of citizenship is hard to overstate.
Posted 01 Apr 2017