nearly a quarter of voters’ plan to use their vote tactically – turning to a party or candidate to keep out someone they dislike more.
There are hardly any instances of people going to the polls and pretending to be someone else
Reminders have now been sent to all properties in Orkney who have not yet responded to Electoral Registration Household Enquiry forms issued earlier this year.
“The gaps in registration are creating major inequalities in our elections, with young people and renters particularly affected.”
Children across the country can vote for the winner by submitting a class vote online or at home, via the Scottish Book Trust website.
People in Orkney are being encouraged not to lose their vote
For the EU elections you have one vote. You vote for a political party and all the votes for Scotland are counted together.
Reminders from Orkney Islands Council
Robin has raised thousands of pounds for the charity Music in Hospitals & Care (MiHC) over the last 40 years.
Local MSP Maree Todd SNP has urged people to make sure that they are registered to vote in the EU elections to be held on the 23rd of May.