European Election Day

Today over 375 million people are eligible to vote in the European elections. In fact it’s the largest trans-national election in history. Recent events here in the UK has caused a deep distrust of politicians but it’s still important to go and vote. Not voting may help extremist parties, such as the BNP, to gain more seats.  Find out more about why you should vote in the Euro election here

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7819889.stm

and find out more about what the main parties would do with your vote below.

http://www.conservatives.com/Policy/European_Election_Manifesto.aspx

http://www.labour.org.uk/uploads/e0e9e2d5-1437-8734-6d4e-8084302a2346.pdf

http://europe.libdems.org.uk/

http://www.election09.ie/european-elections/manifesto

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