A General Election normally occurs every five years.   The next General Election wasn’t due until 2020.  However, the Government in power can call an election at any time if they deem it necessary.

So who are the main political parties?

What do these political parties stand for?  Well here’s what they have to say.

So now you’ve got all the facts, it’s your turn to have your say so come along and vote on Thursday 25th May.  Go the extra mile and enter our competition entitled “Should 16 Year Olds Be Allowed To Vote”.  For details, see below.