New research by the New Economics Foundation shows that Broxtowe would become an even more marginal seat under the Alternative Vote (AV) system. This means voters in Broxtowe would effectively have more ‘power’ because the final decision is so close and people’s 2nd preferences would be important.
Full details at: http://www.voterpower.org.uk/broxtowe
On 5th May there is a referendum on whether to keep the current first-past-the-post voting system or switch to the AV system. The Green Party is urging voters in Broxtowe to vote ‘YES’ in this referendum.