Here are 7 things which are illegal to do in a general election

As you mayhavenoticed there's an election on.

YouTuber Tom Scott certainly has noticed, and he's compiled this handy list of seven things that are illegal to do during a British general election.

Those things include spending too much money on campaigning, creating new laws and even, um, granny farming.

Scott also reminds viewers that spoiling the result is illegal - which is why Kerry McCarthy, the current Labour candidate and former MP for Bristol East, was given a police caution for tweeting details of postal votes in 2010. You can watch his full video here.

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