Want to feel enfranchised? Like you have some influence in the direction of your city? Then you need to have a say in who leads your local council.
How to get that? Well you need our guide.
Of course, only 0.01% of Birmingham residents actually get a vote. Find out more and sign the petition for a more open process.
14th Most Influential Person in the West Midlands 2008, subsequently not placed.
His new book about visiting every seaside pier in England and Wales — Pier Review — has been described as “On the Road meets On the Buses”, it's out now.
Jon wrote and directed the first ever piece of drama to be performed on Twitter and founded the famous blog Birmingham: It's Not Shit.