The Electoral Commission is an independent body set up by the UK Parliament whose aim is "integrity and public confidence in the democratic process." Links include: results and analysis; reports on previous elections; upcoming elections and referendums; election spending, party finance, performance standards. There's also a link to publications and research containing election reports, fact sheets and case studies, and policy and research resources.
The Electoral Commission
Data available freely on the internet
This article was published on Feb 26, 2013