Print CXXX

1989 County council elections English voting composition.

2,924 electoral divisions (Rallings C. & Thrasher M., 1989) projected upon the electoral triangle with two-way contests drawn as histograms on the sides and uncontested wins as lines at the corners, circle size is in proportion to the total vote software by author on an Archimedes computer.

By the end of the decade the sickle had become a wedge. The 1980s have resulted in a dramatic political re-polarization of the country. In just the eight years shown here we see a dramatic change in the political map, which may well reflect the emergence of a new social order.

Third print from a series of nine.