Historically the turn out
at local elections has always been lower than the general election, but it would be foolish in the extreme for the main parties to hide behind this fact.
But in the intervening years, the turn out
at local elections will surely plummet once people realise that it doesn't matter whether the overall control of the council changes, there will be no change in the running of the city.
Tenders are invited for Replacement of existing 103 nos Turn outs
with FAN shaped PRC sleepers T/outs manually/T-28 & 77 nos Trap points with FAN shaped PRC sleepers trap points manually and through Turn Out
renewal 52 kg (Switches & Xings) 1 in 12 = 45 Nos & 1 in 8.
If many voters think that it is a pursuit which can not be justified it probably explains the low turn outs
in local elections.
PCSO Sarah Coton said: "It's been a real success - we've had terrific turn outs