Here’s Week 2’s question:
Thursday at 4pm is the deadline for becoming a parliamentary candidate at the general election. In Bradford District (where I live), there are 5 seats up for grabs. How many candidates in total will there be across the five Bradford seats?
Tie Breaker question:
How many candidates for local government will George Galloway’s Respect Party put up in Bradford District (there are 30 seats up for grabs)?
Leave your answers in the comments below (e.g. 20; 30). Closest answer wins. Competition closes on Thursday 9th April at 4pm.
This week’s prize is a hardback copy of Ha-Joon Chang’s “23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism“.
I will contact the winner on Friday to arrange delivery.