The UK is currently set to take part in the European Parliament elections and the deadline to register to vote is midnight on Tuesday.Read the full story ›
Electoral officials say the trial measures could help prevent electoral fraud, while critics say they will undermine democracy.Read the full story ›
A move to end electoral fraud will see voters in trial areas required to show proof of identity before casting their ballot.Read the full story ›
The polls have now closed, and the first result is expected in an hour.Read the full story ›
This week is the National Voter Registration Drive, which last year saw 441,500 people registering to vote.Read the full story ›
Nearly half a million people registered to vote in the 24 hours before yesterday's midnight deadline, the Electoral Commission has saidRead the full story ›
Labour have reportedly drawn up plans to lower the voting age from 18 to 16 in an attempt to capture more support.
The Sunday Times said Labour's shadow minister for London, Sadiq Khan, had prepared the key reform, which could be introduced for the 2020 election if the party return to power in 2015.