2005 GENERAL ELECTION
LINKS AND CREDITS OF ASSISTANCE
British Parliamentary By Elections Since 1945
This website aims to combine the results of all British Parliamentary By Elections held since the General Election of 1945, with the campaign literature used by candidates in those elections.
European Election Leaflets 2004
This site brings together the results and campaign literature from the 12 UK regions of the 2004 European Elections.
Scottish parliamentary elections 1999 and 2003
The Aspect project was set up to create a digital archive of the ephemera - leaflets, flyers, postcards, newsletters - produced by candidates and political parties for the 1999 and 2003 Scottish parliamentary elections.
Welsh Political Archive
The National Assembly of Wales Welsh Political Archive gives a comprehensive breakdown of results in the Welsh elections of 1999 and features digitised copies of electoral ephemera published by the candidates in the 1999 campaign.
2002 Irish General Election Posters
This site contains hundreds of posters from the Irish General Election of 2002. Choose from the list of all 42 constituencies to see the posters used by each candidate in that constituency. The site also contains results from most Irish Elections since 1918
US presidential campaign memorabilia
There is a collection of US presidential campaign memorabilia in the America Votes collection at Duke University, which covers US presidential elections from the late 19th century to the present day.
Content and aims of this website
This by-election website was set up to create a digital archive of the ephemera - leaflets, posters, postcards & newsletters - produced by candidates and political parties contesting the 2005 General Election.
We hope that the creation of this digital archive will significantly improve the accessibility and usability of the materials held on this website, to students and researchers of political and governmental science, politicians and civil servants, journalists and general public.
Help us to improve the content of this website
The creators of this website are keen to extend its coverage wherever possible. Anyone who has copies of or access to any literature from the 2005 General Election, that is not currently available on this website and is willing to provide us with original material, or digital images of original material, is encouraged to email us at: by-elections
Willesden Herald website - Brent East
Green Party - for making a large number of Green party leaflets in pdf format.
Peter Law - candidate in Blaenau Gwent
Alex Salmond - candidate in Banff & Buchan
John Hein - candidate in Berwickshire, Roxburgh & Selkirk
Alan Beith - Berwick-upon-Tweed
John Allman - Alliance for Change election material
Dick Rodgers - candidate in Birmingham Northfield
MANY MORE TO BE ADDED SOON
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