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General election 2015: when to vote tactically

Polls suggest that a record number of people are considering voting on tactical grounds

By Dipo Faloyin  

This election is uncertain, but that doesn't mean you can't vote wisely. © Dominic Lipinski/PA Archive/Press Association Images

How much does my vote count?

That depends on where you live. The collective votes of around 34m people who do not live in safe seats could hold the key to government. A marginal seat is an area where the incumbent party only holds a very narrow lead—and where their rivals focus a lot of…

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