Politics

Picture by Claire Hayhurst/PA Wire/PA Images. Henry the labradoodle waits outside the polling station at the Create centre in Bristol .

Top 6.5 #dogsatpollingstations 2019

Even if you’re not into pawlitics, who can resist the dogsatpollingstations hashtag on Twitter? Especially at the most woofderful time of the year! Here is a selection of our favourites from throughout the day. This good doggo… https://twitter.com/paul_steele/status/1205072220386664449 Springing into action… Squid didn't vote today because he he is only […]

PA Images: A man dressed as Father Christmas enters his grotto at the Dunster Tithe Barn near Minehead, Somerset, which is being used as a polling station in the 2019 General Election.

Where is your polling station?

Check the map below to find out where you can vote. For further information please contact Sunderland City Council electoral services on 0191 520 5550 for more information about emergency proxy applications. If you would like further information, contact Electoral Services on 0191 520 5550 or email elections@sunderland.gov.uk. Students can vote using either their university […]

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Young people are the future and our issues matter” Young voter registration rises ahead of 2019 general election

According to Gov.uk, more than 800,000 young voters registered ahead of the upcoming December 2019 General Election. For the period November 1st – 23rd2019, there were 825,042 voter registration applications for those aged 18-24.  This represents a 7 per cent increase over registration applications for this age group for a similar […]