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Celebrate Vote 100

2018 marks 100 years since Parliament passed a law which allowed some women, and all men, to vote for the first time: the 1918 Representation of the People Act. Throughout the year we are celebrating this important milestone in the UK’s democratic history.

The Prime Minister and Members from both Houses gather in Central Lobby to celebrate the centinary of the Representation of the People Act, 1918. © UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor

What is happening?

A series of exhibitions and events are taking place to engage the public with the UK Parliament and the struggle for the vote. These events will take place between February-December 2018.

How can I get involved?

You can join the celebrations throughout 2018 in many different ways:

How do I keep up to date?

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