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HOTSEAT: Tony Travers on May 2016 UK Election Results

On the morning after voters went to the polls across the UK, Martin Rogers speaks to Tony Travers to discuss the picture emerging from the 5 May Election results.

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    Local Elections: How does National Equivalent Vote Share help us to understand the results?

Local Elections: How does National Equivalent Vote Share help us to understand the results?

Ahead of the local elections on 5 May, Tony Travers looks at how National Equivalent Vote Share allows us to draw clearer conclusions from the results.

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    From promise to policy: what the manifestos tell us about the task facing London’s next Mayor

From promise to policy: what the manifestos tell us about the task facing London’s next Mayor

With Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith leading the polls going into the London Mayoral Elections on May, Martin Rogers and Tony Travers analyse some of the key manifesto pledges being made and what they tell us about the major issues facing the incoming Mayor of London.

Is Labour’s dominance of Welsh politics under threat?

Ahead of the Welsh Assembly elections on Thursday 5th May, Roger Scully analyses each party’s prospects.

Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough: Can UKIP advance?

As voters go to the polls for the Sheffield, Brightside & Hillsborough by-election on the 5 May, Martin Rogers suggests that it the performance of The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) which is of greatest interest.

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    London 2016: What factors will decide who becomes the new Mayor?

London 2016: What factors will decide who becomes the new Mayor?

In advance of the 5 May elections for the office of London Mayor and the London Assembly, Tony Travers and Martin Rogers analyse the issues which may influence the outcome, how demographic change may affect the result and which Assembly constituencies may change hands.

HOTSEAT: Tony Travers on UK Elections 2016

Professor Tony Travers analyses the range of UK Elections 2016; from Local, Sub-National, Mayoral and Police & Crime Commissioner Elections in May, to the EU Referendum on 23 June.

Northern Ireland Elections – Moving Beyond Conflict?

In the run up to May’s Northern Ireland Assembly Elections, Matthew Whiting previews the contest and how voters’ motivations may be changing.

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    What factors will motivate voters in the Scottish Parliamentary Elections?

What factors will motivate voters in the Scottish Parliamentary Elections?

In the run up to May’s crucial Scottish Parliamentary Elections, Jim Gallagher previews the contest and what factors may motivate voters.

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    An in depth look at England’s 2016 local elections: what are the key contests?

An in depth look at England’s 2016 local elections: what are the key contests?

Following on from their overview of England’s 2016 Local Elections, Tony Travers and Martin Rogers take a closer look at the key council contests for each party.