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Edward Garnier

Edward Garnier, Conservative MP for Harborough

Edwards, Jonathan

Plaid Cymru MP for Carmarthen East and Dinefwr, lost the party whip in 2020 following a police caution. Former researcher to Plaid Cymru leader, Adam Price, and town sheriff.

Edwards, Ruth

Ruth Edwards is‌ ‌the‌ Conservative ‌MP‌ ‌for‌ Rushcliffe, having‌ ‌first‌ ‌been‌ ‌elected‌ ‌to‌ ‌Parliament‌ ‌in‌  2019 with a majority of 7,643. Rushcliffe ‌is‌ ‌found‌ ‌within‌ ‌the‌ ‌county‌ ‌of‌ ‌Nottinghamshire and‌ ‌covers‌ West Bridgford, Cotgrave, Radcliffe on Trent and the area immediately below the city of Nottingham.  Many of the local population work in Nottingham.   Previously...

Efford, Clive

Clive Efford, Labour MP for Eltham

Election Debates

Election debates capture the controlled interactions of Britain's foremost politicians. They excite the political class, more than the public as a whole. In 2017, 'Britain's Got Talent' (BGT) out-competed the BBC's 2017 political debate, winning by 8.5 million viewers to 3.5 million.

Election Turnout

Despite talk of a 'youthquake', UK voter turnout in 2019 was only 47% amongst those aged 18-24 compared to 74% amongst those aged over 65. Whilst in Bolivia, non voters can be denied from withdrawing their salary from the bank for three months.

Elections (Europe)

By Jonathan Moore The Election The European elections this year represent the largest trans-national elections in history. From the 27 member states of the European Union (EU) 736 MEPs will be elected by an electorate of more than 500 million over a period of three days between June 4-7. In the UK, elections are traditionally...

Elections and voting

An overview on the process governing elections to the House of Commons. Who can vote, who can stand for election, how much can candidates spend, and what are the rules around televised election broadcasts.

Elections to the House of Commons

An overview of how Members of Parliament are elected, how elections and by-elections are called, and how the constituency system works.

Elfyn Llwyd

Elfyn Llwyd, MP for Dwyfor Meirionnydd, Plaid Cymru

Elliott, Julie

Julie Elliott, Labour MP for Sunderland Central

Ellis, Michael

Michael Ellis, Conservative MP for Northampton North

Ellwood, Tobias

Tobias Ellwood, Conservative MP for Bournemouth East

Elmore, Chris

Chris Elmore is‌ ‌the‌ Labour MP‌ ‌for‌ Ogmore, ‌having‌ ‌first‌ ‌been‌ ‌elected‌ ‌to‌ ‌Parliament‌ ‌in‌ a by-election in 2016.  He was ‌re-elected‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌2019‌ ‌General‌ ‌Election‌ ‌with‌ ‌a‌ ‌majority‌ ‌of‌ 7,805. ‌The constituency of Ogmore is located in South Wales in Mid Glamorgan and covers the towns of Maesteg and Pencoed.   Close to the...

Elphicke, Natalie

Natalie Elphicke is‌ ‌the Conservative MP‌ ‌for Dover‌,‌ ‌having‌ ‌first‌ ‌been‌ ‌elected‌ ‌to‌ ‌Parliament‌ ‌in 2019, succeeding her former husband, the former MP Charlie Elphicke. The couple have since separated after Mr Elphicke was convicted and jailed for sexual assault in 2020. The Dover constituency in Kent covers the town and major ferry port of...

Embassies, High Commissions and Consulates

An overview of the role played by British Embassies, High Commissions and Consulates.

Emma Reynolds

Emma Reynolds, Labour MP for Wolverhampton North East

Employment rights

An overview of employment rights in the UK, what is involved, how that compares internationally, its history, and the associated political debate around this issue.

Employment Rights Act 1996

The 1996 Employment Rights Act is the dominant piece of legislation that lays out the rights of workers in the United Kingdom.