Ely & District Progressives

Local people attempting to shake up local politics

General Election 2017 Information


IMG_20170521_114246Turn up

If you don’t turn up to vote, your voice won’t be heard.

The winning majority in our constituency was less than the number of people who didn’t vote. If those people had all voted the result could have been different.

Winning majority in 2015 16,000
Number of people who didn’t vote 24,000

Vote Tactically

To give your vote the best chance of making a difference, consider voting tactically:



iSideWithWhich party is for you?

If you want to know how much you agree with each of the main parties, try this quiz:


6h1PtEvbSwap your vote

If you’re tactically voting for a party that’s not your first choice then consider swapping your vote with someone doing the opposite elsewhere. They vote for your first choice, you vote for theirs.


IMG_20170521_172044Download a poster

If you’re voting tactically you can show that you support one party but are voting for another with one of these window posters.


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Learn more about what Progressives are up to in the Ely area:

Facebook: facebook.com/ElyProgressives

Twitter: twitter.com/ElyProgressives