4 May 2022

Local elections 2022: Final day of campaigning before polls open

Political Editor

It’s the final day of campaigning before local elections across much of England, as well as Scotland and Wales – with Assembly elections also taking place in Northern Ireland.

It’s the first nationwide test of opinion since the war in Ukraine broke out,  with other issues like the cost of living and the partygate scandal also high on the agenda.

We took a look at where the parties stand and what’s at stake.