Jamie Owen talks to a boxer in Swansea
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Election 2015: Fighting apathy in Swansea East

Are politicians on the ropes? They have been battling voter apathy in the 21st Century with general election turnouts falling below 70%.

Swansea East had the fewest people voting in 2010 general election, with fewer than 55% going to the polls, down from 75% in 1987.

BBC Wales Today presenter Jamie Owen visits the city to find out why others are not as interested in politics as he is.

  • 16 Apr 2015
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