Tag Archives: Take Back Parliament

‘Yes’ Leafleting featured in The Birmingham Post

Our successful leafleting day in Birmingham city centre back on 3rd January not only attracted some new supporters and a great response from those we spoke to, it also caught the attention of journalist Jonathan Walker who mentions our activity … Continue reading

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Birmingham Fairer Votes kicks off 2011 with leafleting in the city centre

On 3rd January, local Fairer Votes campaigners staged our first leafleting event of the New Year. The location we chose was Chamberlain Square, Birmingham city centre – along side the Chamberlain Memorial & the statue of Thomas Attwood, founder of … Continue reading

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Wishing You All A Fantastic Fairer Votes Christmas!

We have it on good knowledge that Father Christmas is a bit of a Fairer Votes fan, so if we’ve all been good this past year….  Also “keep ’em peeled” for more details on the stalls & leafleting afternoons coming … Continue reading

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Recent Goings-On: University Debate & more!

Referendum on AV provokes lively debate Recently, on 8th December, the Birmingham University Guild of Students hosted an important and topical debate ahead of the national referendum on Voting Reform. With less than 5 months until the referendum on the choice … Continue reading

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A thoughtful pro-Alternative Vote Conservative perspective

Though many Conservatives are normally very wary & often hostile towards electoral reform, here’s some more evdience that not all of them hold this view at all, courtesy of an excellent article over at ResPublica. Written by it’s Director, Phillip … Continue reading

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“Reasons to be Cheerful!” Part 2 – New Poll shows ‘Yes’ campaign in the lead

Ok, so really this news is more a reason to be cautiously optimistic than outright cheerful, but then Christmas is just around the corner & we needed an extra excuse to post the “Reform Robin” on here too! Anyway, political … Continue reading

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“New Generation” No2AV MPs- 16 out of 20 failed to win 50% of their constituency vote

After revealing the group of frontline “old guard” Conservative & Labour politicians who want to cling on to the broken FPTP voting system, the offical No campaign have now released a list of 20 new intake MPs (10 Conservative, 10 … Continue reading

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