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Electoral register 'concerning' - Ashford

David Ashford says a review of the Manx voting system is needed

A debate is needed about the electoral registration system - that's the view of Douglas Councillor David Ashford.

He was speaking after contesting the Douglas North by-election where he failed by 50 votes to become the new MHK for the constituency.

More than 12,000 people were taken off the voters' list Island-wide and around 800 in Douglas North alone.

And Mr Ashford says this is something that needs to be examined:

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