There are only a few more days before Thursday’s general election to make sure you are informed on all the issues. Here you can find links to the easy read versions of manifestos that have been made available so far by the main political parties in Wales. We have also included links to some good guides to voting.
Easy read manifestos for parties in Wales
- Conservative Party Manifesto (PDF)
- Green Party Manifesto (PDF)
- Labour Party Manifesto (PDF)
– Welsh Labour Party Manifesto (PDF)
- Liberal Democrats Party Manifesto (PDF)
- Plaid Cymru Manifesto
Easy read versions of manifestos made by United Response
United Response is a learning disability charity based in England. They have made easy read versions of manifestos for the main political parties in England, saying what each party would do if they win the general election. The manifestos cover the whole of the UK.
On the United Response website you can find easy read versions made by United Response of the following political party manifestos: Brexit Party, Conservative Party, Green Party, Labour Party, Liberal Democrats.
Easy read guides to voting and politics
- Mencap and the Electoral Commission have made an excellent easy read guide to voting in the 2019 general election.
- Dimensions have an accessible Love Your Vote campaign, which includes easy read guides about voting and guides to supporting someone to vote.
- United Response have an accessible Every Vote Counts campaign, which includes easy read guides to voting, how politics affects you, and how politics works.
- Electoral Commission, Mencap and RNIB have made a series of ‘accessible voting for all’ videos to help polling station staff to ensure disabled people can exercise their right to vote independently, in secret and as simply as possible.