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How can Labour get its supporters voting?

The party appeals to many people who intend to vote for it but don't end up doing so

By Josh Lowe  

Which Labour leader can rally the party's disaffected supporters? © BBC/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Hidden in Labour’s breakdown of the “selectorate” for its leadership election was an interesting stat. According to the party, around 15 per cent of applicants for a vote in the contest weren’t on the electoral register. It’s a timely reminder, as Labour prepares for a new leader and a new direction, of one of its problems: many people who support the party are somewhat…

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