General Election 2015: A pirate, a cannabis campaigner and the voice of apathy - the candidates you may not have seen

Sunday, 26 April, 2015 - 12:00

Beyond the major parties, there are a host of candidates fighting for issues close to their hearts at this General Election

The Pirate Party was the first in the UK to crowd-source its manifesto, gathering policies from all those who submitted them.

Their primary policy, shared with other Pirate Parties in various countries like Sweden and Germany, is the reform of copyright and patent laws.

That aside, the party claims it wants to bring democracy closer to the people and make policy that works.. (Read more on walesonline.co.uk.)

 

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