Great Gathering for Voting Reform

  • Old Palace Gardens A3212 London, SW1P 3JY United Kingdom

The Great Gathering for Voting Reform - in July 2015 - was the first major public rally for a electoral reform since the Alternative Vote Referendum of 2011.  Around 1000 people gathered outside Parliament to listen to speakers from across the political spectrum.

Speakers included:

Jonathan Arnott MEP (North East England, UKIP), George Aylett (2015 Parliamentary candidate, Labour Party), Sian Berry (Prospective London Mayoral candidate, Green Party), Tom Brake MP (Carshalton and Wallington, Liberal Democrats), Darren Hughes (Deputy Chief Executive, Electoral Reform Society), Alexandra Runswick (Director, Unlock Democracy), Peter Tatchell (Political campaigner, Peter Tatchell Foundation), Owen Winter MYP (Member for Youth Parliament for Cornwall, Independent), John Strafford (Conservatives for Electoral Reform).