CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

Catalan elections 2015: As they happened

Pro-independence parties Junts pel Sí and CUP win majority of seats in parliament But they have fallen short of securing more than 50% of votes across the region

CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

Five ways of interpreting the results of the Catalan elections

The different possible majorities and the difficulty of choosing a leader are all key elements

CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

Voter turnout at a historic high at Catalan regional elections

Participation rates released at 6pm show Catalans more motivated to vote than ever before

CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

Analysis: Why Catalonia’s 11th regional elections are unlike any other

Despite a lack of legal backing, the polls are being held as a referendum on independence

CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

Catalonia goes to the polls at elections that could decide region’s future

Premier Artur Mas is gambling his political career on polls positioned as a plebiscite The Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP) party could hold the key to what happens next

OPINION

Barça is not Catalonia

What is going on between Catalonia and the rest of Spain? John Carlin presents a guide for perplexed Britons and other foreigners

CATALAN ELECTIONS 2015

The “other Catalans” who will be making their vote count this Sunday

Residents born in other parts of Spain or in other countries are divided over independence