Tag: election 2010

2010 elections briefing pack

By on 04/05/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010 with 0 Comments

Background information on Birmingham’s 2010 Local and General Elections, including: Final lists of candidates (Local and General Elections) Parliamentary Constituency and Council Ward Maps Parliamentary Constituency profiles and past results Historic local election results Swing information and analysis Click here for full PDF:    2010 Election Pack For more information or queries about attending the 2010 […]

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Election count screened online

By on 26/04/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010 with 1 Comment

Log onto www.birminghamnewsroom.com for all the Birmingham election news as it happens on May 6/7. We'll bring you instant results from the General Election count (10pm onwards on May 6) with video footage of all the announcements. And the following day (2pm onwards) we will have all the local election results plus a live video […]

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Local Elections – Candidates Announced

By on 12/04/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010 with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council has published the list of nominations (candidates) who have been offically declared for the local elections on May 6th. One seat will be up for election in each of Birmingham’s 40 electoral wards, which constitutes one third of the overall council. To view the full list click below: Persons Nominated

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BME Voters Urged to Vote

By on 08/04/2010 in Blog, Elections, Elections 2010 with 0 Comments

With more than 33% of Birmingham's population* now of non white BME origin, the opportunity for ethnic communities to influence the outcome of both the 2010 General and local elections has perhaps never been greater. Here Election Manager Robert Connelly urges BME communities to have faith in the election process and make their voice heard: […]

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Timetable for 2010 Elections

By on 06/04/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010 with 0 Comments

With the country set to go to the polls on May 6th for both a General and local elections, officials at Birmingham City Council have urged the public to take careful note of a number of key dates in the run-up to the vote, in order to ensure they are able to exercise their democratic rights to […]

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Statement on errors on Election Poll Cards

By on 31/03/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010, News with 0 Comments

A spokesperson of Birmingham City Council: “We would like to apologise for the printing errors which have occurred on the postal ballot cards, and thank members of the public for bringing this to our attention. “Over recent years we have introduced rigorous checking processes to ensure the integrity of local elections and results are protected […]

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Council Confirms Election Arrangements

By on 26/03/2010 in Elections, Elections 2010, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council has confirmed arrangements for the count and declaration of results for the 2010 General and local elections, should both be held on the same day (May 6th).  The count for all 10 Birmingham constituencies in the General Election will take place immediately after the polls close on Thursday night, with the results […]

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Election Countdown – Dealing with Date Uncertainty

By on 22/01/2010 in Blog, Elections, Elections 2010 with 0 Comments

With speculation continuing as to the date of the General Election, Elections Manager Robert Connelly, discusses the logistical problems the uncertaintly causes his team and how he has plans in place to ensure all runs smoothly regardless of how much notice he gets: “Unlike a local or European election, the dates of which are fixed […]

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