Alan in Belfast is encouraging people to sign up as election observers and interestingly notes you no longer have to respect the sovereignty of the United Kingdom to get the pass. You can read his previous blog on his experience as an observer at the European elections.
Ive observed a few elections myself (though as poacher, not gamekeeper), its an interesting experience for any political anorak and Id encourage all nerds to experience it once. Plus – wed love extra content to leech off come election time
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