Public service blogging: Police and Crime Commissioner advert
Police insiders are predicting turnout for Merseyside's first Police and Crime Commissioner election next month could be as low as 11%.
Although that should be shocking it is not. The weather is likely to be inclement, and hardly anyone out there in the general electorate has even a passing interest in the election.
Victory for Labour's Jane Kennedy is more of a foregone conclusion that Joe Anderson's win in Liverpool's inaugural mayoral election in May.
The Home Office is splashing out £150,000 every time this advert gets shown on ITV this weekend, I thought I'd do my bit to help.