Ely & District Progressives

Local people attempting to shake up local politics

What we’ve been up to and how you might help

We’re pushing for a progressive alliance to elect a progressive government that brings in proportional representation so our government represents the views of the progressive leaning majority in this country.

February 10, 2022 · Leave a comment

Can our Conservative MP be Ousted by a Local Progressive Alliance?

TL;DR yes, yes she can. In the last two general elections our Conservative MP, Lucy Frazer, has gained at least 50% of the vote. This means she would have won … Continue reading

December 22, 2021 · Leave a comment

The regressive right is united but the progressive left is still fragmented

This post arguing for a change in Labour’s leadership appears to miss the glaringly obvious evidence in the data it says justify its point. Here’s the comparison between June 2016 … Continue reading

July 10, 2021 · Leave a comment

Is the progressive electorate taking back control?

The idea of a progressive alliance is pretty well established now. The multiple progressive parties should work together to beat the single dominant right leaning party in our first past … Continue reading

June 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

County Elections show progressive alliance works – according to Tory Councillor

The 2021 County Council elections have seen the Tories lose seats and with them the control of the council. There are, of course, many factors for this outcome but one … Continue reading

May 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

It’s time for a progressive alliance

We need electoral reform but we will only get it by working together. It’s time for a progressive alliance.

December 14, 2019 · 3 Comments

Election Podcast : Edmund Fordham, Independent

In the third of our election episodes we hear from Edmund Fordham, the Independent candidate for South East Cambridgeshire All the details on how to subscribe using your favourite podcast … Continue reading

November 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Election Podcast : Pippa Heylings, Liberal Democrat

In the second of our election episodes we hear from Pippa Heylings, the Liberal Democrat candidate for South East Cambridgeshire All the details on how to subscribe using your favourite … Continue reading

November 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Election Podcast : James Bull, Labour

In the first of our election episodes we hear from James Bull, the Labour candidate for South East Cambridgeshire All the details on how to subscribe using your favourite podcast … Continue reading

November 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

General Election podcast trailer

We’re planning some General Election podcast episodes, here’s a trailer of what to expect You can subscribe using your favourite podcast app the details are on our┬ápodcast page.  

November 16, 2019 · Leave a comment