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The original version of this page was on [http://dowire.org/wiki/UK_elections DoWire.Org]. With the next UK election, it will be here.
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Help build the most detailed laundry list of UK election 2010 links.
  
Scores of Internet and politics buffs helped build one of the most detailed laundry list of UK election 2005 links.
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Simple press [http://pages.e-democracy.org/index.php?title=UK_elections&action=edit  Edit] in section you would like to update. Currently, the links below are based on the 2005 election. Help update them for 2010. The web links are listed visibly to make it easy to cut and paste for sharing widely.
  
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== Live Election Results, Discussions, Alerts ==
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Help add direct links to live election results, online chats, alert services.
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* BBC News - Election 2005 Results map
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** http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/vote_2005/constituencies
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** http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/vote2005/flash_map/html/map05.stm
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* Guardian Election Night Blog
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** http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/election2005/
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* I voted for you because
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** http://www.ivotedforyoubecause.com
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* CoolClarity: Election 2005 - a discussion forum dedicated to the 2005 UK elections with live Election Night coverage with own expert website pundits and live constituency results.
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** http://www.coolclarity.com/forums/index.php?showforum=56
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== Major Media ==
 
== Major Media ==
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* The Times - General Election 2005 (plus an "Election Log" blog)
 
* The Times - General Election 2005 (plus an "Election Log" blog)
** [http://tinyurl.com/89vhv http://www.timesonline.co.uk/section/0,,19809,00.html]
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** http://www.timesonline.co.uk/section/0,,19809,00.html
** [http://tinyurl.com/c98gj http://www.timesonline.co.uk/section/0,,20809,00.html]
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** http://www.timesonline.co.uk/section/0,,20809,00.html
  
 
* Financial Times - UK elections 2005
 
* Financial Times - UK elections 2005
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* Stolen Votes - campaign against electoral fraud caused by the lax postal voting system
 
* Stolen Votes - campaign against electoral fraud caused by the lax postal voting system
 
** http://www.stolenvotes.org.uk/
 
** http://www.stolenvotes.org.uk/
 
  
 
* Operation Black Vote
 
* Operation Black Vote
 
** http://www.obv.org.uk
 
** http://www.obv.org.uk
 
  
 
* Don't Vote Labour - campaign to defend Scottish army regiments from abolition by the government
 
* Don't Vote Labour - campaign to defend Scottish army regiments from abolition by the government
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* [[Shared Bookmarks]] - Tags from Del.icio.us
 
* [[Shared Bookmarks]] - Tags from Del.icio.us
** http://del.icio.us/tag/ukelection
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** http://delicious.com/tag/ukelection
** http://del.icio.us/tag/election2005
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** http://delicious.com/tag/election2005
  
 
* Election 2005 - comprehensive portal
 
* Election 2005 - comprehensive portal
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* The Official Monster Raving Loony Party (also under parties)
 
* The Official Monster Raving Loony Party (also under parties)
 
** http://www.omrlp.com
 
** http://www.omrlp.com
 
  
 
* Automatic Tory Policy Generator
 
* Automatic Tory Policy Generator
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** http://www.greenparty.org.uk - Green Party of England and Wales
 
** http://www.greenparty.org.uk - Green Party of England and Wales
 
** http://www.scottishgreens.org - Scottish Green Party
 
** http://www.scottishgreens.org - Scottish Green Party
** http://www.greens-in.org - Green Party in Northern Ireland]
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** http://www.greens-in.org - Green Party in Northern Ireland
  
 
* The New Party
 
* The New Party
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* The UK's Voice of Reason - Satire - 11 May
 
* The UK's Voice of Reason - Satire - 11 May
 
** http://www.thevoiceofreason.co.uk
 
** http://www.thevoiceofreason.co.uk
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== Live Election Results, Discussions, Alerts ==
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* BBC News - Election 2005 Results map
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** http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/vote_2005/constituencies
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** http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/vote2005/flash_map/html/map05.stm
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* Guardian Election Night Blog
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** http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/election2005/
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* I voted for you because
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** http://www.ivotedforyoubecause.com
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* CoolClarity: Election 2005 - a discussion forum dedicated to the 2005 UK elections with live Election Night coverage with own expert website pundits and live constituency results.
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** http://www.coolclarity.com/forums/index.php?showforum=56

Revision as of 03:05, 4 March 2010

Help build the most detailed laundry list of UK election 2010 links.

Simple press Edit in section you would like to update. Currently, the links below are based on the 2005 election. Help update them for 2010. The web links are listed visibly to make it easy to cut and paste for sharing widely.

More information is available on E-Democracy.org UK and the communities we serve.

Major Media

Listed by Alexa ranking

Also, see:

Unique Sites

  • How They Voted 2005 (... and so how you should) - short quiz (from The Public Whip) to compare your views with the actual votes of your local MP on key issues, to help you decide
  • New European Times - Site closely allied to Daily Kos, the largest political web site in the USA, where Brits discuss political issues in their country with Americans who support the Democratic Party.
  • The Dome of Conscience - a live score board of opinions voted by Election candidates

See "Discussion" page for extra note.

Election Starting Points

Society_and_Culture/Politics/Elections/2005]

Government Election-related Sites

Satire and Humour

Blogs About the Elections

  • Jamie's Big Voice - Former homeless person and former drug addict, Jamie McCoy, blogging for homeless people to make their views known and give a commentary on the General Election campaign.

Blogging Candidates

List only those candidate sites updated most days.

  • Romseyredhead - Blog of Sandra Gidley (Liberal Democrat MP for Romsey since 2000, standing for re-election), who's been blogging since September 2004
  • Pete Wishart - SNP MP standing for re-election in Perth and North Perthshire, the the Scottish National Party's Campaign Director for the Westminster elections

Campaign Diaries

Candidate dairies carried on media and other non-party/candidate sites.

  • kennedycampaign.org - Blog from the inside of the campaign of Charles Kennedy (leader of the Liberal Democrats), written by members of his campaign team

Best Individual Candidate Websites

None were nominated. Here are sources with links to individual candidate sites:

Mobile Sites/SMS Features

  • Stop Nuisance Election Calls - Campaign organised by the Liberal Democrats to stop the use of unsolicited phone calls during the campaign
  • Site Name - Desription
    • Full URL

Online Forums and Discussions

  • Vote 2005 UK Election Prediction - a forum where anyone can post predictions for each of the 646 parliamentary constituencies

Political Parties

Unsorted

New Sites

After listing a site above, please list the site a second time here - most recent addition at top.

  • The Dome of Conscience - a live score board of opinions voted by Election candidates

Live Election Results, Discussions, Alerts

Help add direct links to live election results, online chats, alert services.

 

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