How can I stop junk mail and emails?

This note provides an outline of what an individual can do to stop junk mail and to remove their name from direct marketing mailing lists. It also briefly considers how unsolicited emails (known as “spam”) can be stopped through the use of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.

Constituency boundary reviews and the number of MPs

Parliamentary constituency boundaries are reviewed periodically by independent Boundary Commissions. This House of Commons Library briefing summarises the current rules and procedures for boundary changes and how they have changed over time. It also gives an overview how the number of MPs has reached the current level of 650.