Local Elections

Presentation coverage of UK Local Elections.

Welsh Elections: 2007

The third general election to the Welsh National Assembly was held on 3 May 2007.

UK Local Elections: 2011

The UK local elections were held on 5 May 2011. In addition, a UK-wide referendum on whether to adopt the Alternative Vote electoral system for elections to the House of Commons was held, as well as a by-election in Leicester South.

UK Local Elections: 2012

The 2012 UK local elections were held on 3 May 2012. Elections were held in 131 English local authorities, all 32 Scottish local authorities and 21 of the 22 Welsh unitary authorities.

UK Local Elections: 2013

The 2013 United Kingdom local elections took place on Thursday 2 May 2013. Elections were held in 35 English councils, including all 27 non-metropolitan county councils and eight unitary authorities, and in one Welsh unitary authority.

UK Local Elections: 2014

The 2014 United Kingdom local elections were held on 22 May 2014 as provided by 'The Local Elections (Ordinary Day of Elections in 2014) Order 2013'.

By-election coverage: 2014

In the autumn of 2014 two Conservatives MP joined UKIP, and resigned to re-stand as UKIP candidates. Unlike most other by elections, the BBC broadcast special election hustings of all the main candidates.

UK Local Elections: 2016

The 2016 United Kingdom local elections were held on Thursday 5 May 2016.