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UK elections 2015

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election/2015

Thursday 7 May (last election: 6 May 2010)

There will be 650 seats (=all) in the UK Parliament's House of Commons up for grabs.

The House of Lords includes two different types of members: the Lords Spiritual (the senior bishops of the Church of England) and the Lords Temporal (members of the Peerage) whose members are not elected by the population at large, but are appointed by the Sovereign on the advice of the Prime Minister. (Wikipedia)

Seven leaders

Source: Election 2015: Leaders prepare for live debate

Polls

polls

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2015-31712045

FiveThirtyEight U.K. General Election Predictions

Issues

Issues

Source: http://home.bt.com/news/news-extra/here-are-the-5-most-important-issues-for-voters-ahead-of-the-general-election-11363972418744

Policy guide: Where the parties stand

Most important issues for young voters

Higher education issues

100 seats in 100 days

Analysis

IFS analysis for the 2015 general election

LSE-CEP Election Analysis