Why are local elections important?

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On May 5th 2016 there are local elections in 124 boroughs; but most people are still only talking about the EU referendum later in June. The BBC points out the numerous reasons we should care about the local elections, and if you are over 18 years old make sure you go and vote. In our GCSE RS Unit 8 Section 1 we need to be able to explain why voting is important. Below are some ideas from different sources:

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3 thoughts on “Why are local elections important?

  1. People should vote so they get there say in what they think should happen and which party they would like to win in an election.

  2. People should vote, they should have freely to vote who they want and what they want. They should vote in wich party they would like to win an election and think about what will happen if their favourite party win.

  3. People should have freely to vote in what they want and which party they prefer. People should vote because they are free to think which party is better and think what will happen if their favourite party win an election and which they would like to vote.

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