What is proportional representation and why have Labour members voted for it?
The UK’s current system of first past the post has been criticised for making elections a two-party race. But what’s the alternative?
‘Ex-miners are voting Green’: Why the Green Party has made gains in industrial heartlands
The Green Party made dozens of gains across the country – including in former industrial areas.
‘Politics needs to be real’: Why more independent candidates are standing in this year’s local elections
This year’s elections will see three times more candidates running as independents than in 2019. We found out why.