Devolution and Constitution


The youth vote in GE17: information Vs interaction

Posted on 9 June 2017 by Dr Sioned Pearce

Could sources of political party campaign ‘information’ vs social ‘interaction’ have overshadowed Brexit as a factor for young remain supporters in this general election? Dr Sioned Pearce considers this question in light of the GE17 results. Media coverage showing ‘huge divergence’ between polls days before the election last week had the youth vote as its
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Brexit, the environment and devolution

Posted on 8 June 2017 by Lowri Jones

Dr Viviane Gravey, University of Belfast and Professor Andy Jordan, University of East Anglia, take a look at the manifestos in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to see how devolved governments are engaging with the environmental challenges posed by Brexit. Brexit raises a number of critical questions for the UK’s environment. A coalition of environmental campaign
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Brexit and Welsh Housing

Posted on 30 May 2017 by Steffan Evans

With the Brexit process having now started in earnest and a general election on the horizon, Steffan Evans takes a look at three challenges that housing associations in Wales will face as the Brexit process develops. One of the first significant challenges, and one of the debates set to dominate British politics in the next
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