Saturday, November 27, 2021
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Cherwell Explained: Local Elections

"Local elections will be taking place across the UK on Thursday 6th of May, with polling stations open from 7 am to 10 pm. Oxford residents (including students and EU nationals) can cast their votes for Oxford City Council, Oxfordshire County Council, and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley. Cherwell has put together a list of 9 reasons why local politics matter."
A diamond-shaped yellow sign saying "Liberal Democrats Winning Here" attached to a wooden fence.

Meet the St Peter’s student running for the Liberal Democrats in...

"I realised that actually, local politics is the most important in terms of being transformative to people's lives: things like housing, the amount of money we pay for council tax, the local services that are provided to us."
A sign saying "CLIMATE ACTION NOW" on the left, with protestors in the background.

Local election candidates reveal views on climate action

"Communities for Zero Carbon Oxford, a collective of local environmental groups in Oxford, have created a twelve question survey for Oxford candidates in the May 6th local elections, covering a range of environmental issues."
Image of Kelsey Trevett and Rosie Rawle in front of a brick building.

Meet the students running for the Green Party in Oxford

"The interesting thing about the current political landscape is that there is so much unharnessed power and potential of local government to transform our communities and start building an alternative society; one which is much more democratic, socially just, and environmentally just."
Silhouette of an arm putting an envelope into a box.

How to register to vote in the local elections before the...

"On 6 May, local elections will be taking place across the UK. ... The deadline for registration is Sunday 19 April."

Oxford Green Party launch manifesto for local elections

"The party aims to provide affordable quality homes, introduce sustainable solutions for transport, rebuild the economy after the pandemic, and tackle the root causes of health inequalities in order to ‘level-up’ health across the city."

The Conservatives are on the brink of collapse

Recent local elections show the scale of the problems facing the Tories at the ballot box.

Oxford students to run for Council positions

Students will be running for seats in divisions including Abingdon East and Cowley