A Guide to the UK General Election ‘Infographic’ Interactive Maps

With the General Election coming in a month, many of the news websites have fantastic interactive map guides to the constituencies and the political party each MP represents. Here is a guide to the 5 best maps online:

The Telegraph (link to map >)

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The Times (link to map >)

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BBC News (link to map >)

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The Guardian (link to map >)

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Sky News (link to map >)

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Summary: My favorite is The Times, followed by Sky. They are both accurate, to scale maps with detailed information on each constituency. The Times more so because of extra features (such as the predictions) and it seemed to run a bit faster for me.

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