Tag: AV referendum

Lib Dems in referendum rout


Eastleigh voters have overwhelmingly rejected proposed changes to the voting system in a Lib Dem sponsored referendum with 28,644 voting ‘No’ to the adoption of the Alternative Vote system while 12,797 people voted ‘yes’. The referendum vote was also overwhelmingly rejected nationally with only 10 out of 440 areas voting to accept. This has been…