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Dissolution of Parliament Dissolution

The dissolution of Parliament took place on Monday 30 March 2015.

Parliament was dissolved on Monday 30 March 2015. Find out what happens at dissolution

Want to take part in a digital art project? Get involved

Want to take part in a digital art project?

Explore and discover streets that have a connection to democracy and then upload images of streets you've found

Countdown to polling day  General Election

Polling day

The general election is taking place on Thursday 7 May. Find out how to have your say

Royalty and splendour tours  Guided tours

Royalty and Splendour

Find out how you can book tickets for guided tours focusing on the decorative arts of the House of Lords

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Voter registration deadline for 2015 general election approaches

You must register by 20 April if you want to vote on 7 May

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