Introduction

Learn about the experiences an adult research group had exploring the lives of voters and the context of elections in 19th century Norwich.

About the case study

Before Parliament passed laws to regulate and reform elections, voters often experienced bribery, treating, intimidation and threats

Meet the group

Meet the members of the Norfolk research group

Related information

The De Montfort Project is an outreach project run by the Parliamentary Archives which explores the life and impact of local MPs and Peers on both their local area and at Parliament.