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Help build the free database of election candidates!

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It can be hard to find good information about election candidates online.

So Democracy Club has created the free, public database of UK election candidates. This powers websites like and several other voter information services.

We need your help to gather more information on the candidates for by-elections.

Check out the list of upcoming elections here and help add candidates’ photos, email addresses or social media accounts.

When searching for more information on candidates, local political party websites, Facebook and Twitter are a good place to start!

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What Goes On Who?

Editorial decision-making for Who Can I Vote For? and a round up what else is going on.

The One With Some Breathing Space

We're looking for a freelance developer, building our ideal-partner-for-GE2019 list, and improving the tools for ensuring quality data on Candidates.

Events, dear blog, events

Life comes at us pretty fast in this week’s Thursdayblog, which is an outline of GE2019 planning.

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