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Ben Long podcast interview
Primary cofounder Ben Long interviewed by Luke Harris on how the Primary model can deliver the political change needed to tackle the climate crisis
Primary cofounder Simon Oldridge on Manda Scott's Accidental Gods podcast
Simon Oldridge on the Accidental Gods podcast talking about how primaries in South Devon and elsewhere can help deliver serious action for climate and nature
Dartmouth responds to our MP's comments on BBC
People in Dartmouth respond to our Conservative MPs blatant misrepresentation about the Primary
Fantastic volunteer turnout for a rainy democracy-meter in Totnes
A fantastic turnout for a rainy democracy-meter in Totnes - thanks to our amazing volunteers
They're not all the same
The billionaire press owners want us believe politicians are all the same, but look at the evidence.
Democracy meter at the Dartmouth Food Festival 21st Oct
South Devon Primary will be speaking to voters at the Dartmouth Food Festival about the plan to unite behind at single opposition candidate
Conservative Government now the most right wing in the developed world
Analysis by the Financial Times finds the Conservatives to be far right economically
George Monbiot's article on the Primary
George Monbiot's fantastic article in the Guardian about our new political primary model
Press launch at the Byline Festival - Dartington
Fantastic to chat with so many people at the BylineTimes Festival with whom the primary idea really resonates.
Our interview on Manda Scott's Accidental Gods podcast
Anthea Simmons and Simon Oldridge interviewed about the Primary on Manda Scott's Accidental Gods podcast
Ambassador Sessions Report
A big thank you to the many who took part in our first two Ambassador Sessions
New voting rules
Next general election there will be a chance for a different party to win in this constituency for the first time in 100 years. Here's how you can make sure you can vote
Latest Polling South Devon
Latest polls show a Tory win in South Devon (Totnes) with just 34% of the vote!
British families incomes down nearly £9,000
British families have incomes ‘nearly £9,000 lower than households in comparable countries due to a “toxic combination” of low growth and inequality’, according to a report by the London School of Economics.
Primary Roadshow - next stop Kingsbridge
We met with local campaigners in South Brent on 15th December for the first stop in our constituency roadshow. It was a great chance to road-test the idea, with many useful suggestions including:
Come to a 1.5 hour informal session in Totnes to learn more about the South Devon Primary so you can help us spread the word.
Tory Government awards an £80 million contract to defence company after its key shareholder makes a record £1 million donation to Boris Johnson.
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