By-Election

Pirate party to fight Higher Blackley by-election

Monday, 25 January, 2016 - 16:00

The Pirate party is letting loose the sails, storming back into the fight for protecting our civil liberties, free speech and campaigning for more openness at all levels of government by standing a candidate in the Higher Blackley by-election on 18 February.
 
 
George Walkden, election candidate, said:
 

Manchester Central Byelection Result

Friday, 16 November, 2012 - 11:45

Pirate Party Leader and Manchester Central candidate Loz Kaye commented on the Manchester by-election that resulted in a 59.7% majority for Labour party candidate Lucy Powell after a vote that saw only 18.2% of voters turn out:

"The result of the Manchester by-election is the best parliamentary result for the Pirate Party UK with 1.9% of voters voting Pirate. This is a continuation of the positive trend in our election results, but still a disappointing one at the end of a hard fought campaign."

Pirate Party UK enters Oldham East and Saddleworth by-election

Friday, 17 December, 2010 (All day)

The Pirate Party UK today announces their intent to stand a candidate in the Oldham East and Saddleworth by-election. Loz Kaye, the Pirate Party UK leader, will campaign on a platform promoting freedom of speech and government transparency.