Best Practice in Politics

We curate exemplary political work that successfully tackles today’s most pressing issues. This platform is a hub of tried and tested best practices in politics.

People-Owned Wind Turbine Against Fuel Poverty

Fractional co-ownership of a large-scale wind turbine means hundreds of households can generate their own renewable and affordable energy, demonstrating that cooperative consumer ownership and generation works.

Phosphoros Theatre

Phosphoros Theatre builds bravery, creativity, and belonging for young refugees and asylum seekers, co-delivered by practitioners who have experienced forced migration.

Plymouth 1000 Club

This collaborative platform fosters efficient connections between employers and the young in Plymouth, delivering thousands of job opportunities at a low cost.

Plymouth’s Social Enterprise Investment Fund

This initiative results from imaginative political leadership linked to key officer support, enhancing the already extensive network of organisations and individuals who work together to promote and grow social enterprise through coordinated investments.

Project HELIX

Project HELIX supports food and drink businesses of all sizes in Wales, ensuring they have access to world-leading thinking and support.


People without a fixed address can use a ProxyAddress through a period of instability to receive assistance and access to needed services and get their lives back on track.

Re-Use Network

A programme aims to reduce the amount of waste in landfills by upcycling furniture and making it available for people in need.

Salford Credit Union

Financial exclusion is countered by a supportive credit union in Salford, offering an alternative to banks and loan sharks.

Sugar Smart Bristol

Sugar Smart Bristol helps citizens become aware of their own sugar consumption, hidden sugars in foods, and how to make healthier choices.

The Winners
of the Innovation in Politics Awards 2024

Condominium E-Voting – Successful E-Democracy

Condominium E-Voting allows residents to communicate their housing issues in a quick, easy, and safe manner, enhancing their engagement in the decision-making process and improving the efficiency of services.