They Want To Work For You Wiki

They Want To Work For You Wiki
Anyone can edit this directory of candidates standing for the Parliament of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Just:447 articles so far.
Who are they? What do they believe? What do they look like? Why do they want your vote?
A level playing field, one page per candidate.
Help collect information on the candidates standing in the Oldham East and Saddleworth byelection

1) Find a constituency:

1 England
1.1 East Midlands Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire
1.2 East of England Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk
1.3 Greater London North East, North West, South East, South West
1.4 North East England Cleveland, Durham, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear
1.5 North West England Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside
1.6 South East England Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, West Sussex
1.7 South West England Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire
1.8 West Midlands Hereford and Worcester, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands
1.9 Yorkshire and Humberside Humberside, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
2 Northern Ireland
3 Scotland
4 Wales

2) create a list of prospective candidates in the constituency:

Take a look at Hastings and Rye as an example and make each candidate's name into a link

See the lists and links buttons in the middle of the edit bar.

3) Click on the links you have made to make a page for each candidate

Look at our prototyped candidate page for inspiration. Drop us an email if you need help getting started:

About They Want To Work For You:

  • The aim of is to create a complete guide to each and every candidate planning to stand for Parliament in the next UK General election. Seb Bacon had the original idea in June 2006 - which was inspired by the excellent website created by mySociety.
  • In March 2008 Paul Youlten registered the domain and set up this wiki in May 2009.

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