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Local Elections 2017: Voters From Across England Head To The Polls

By Abdul Tukur 

Voting for local and mayoral elections in England, Wales and Scotland is currently taking place.

Polling station opened from as early as 7 am.  Elections is taking place in 34 councils seats in England, 32 councils in Scotland and  22 councils in Wales.

A total of 4,851 Councillors are facing election in today’s vote.

The Labour party who made a last minute appeal to voters  has promised to represent the many and not the privileged few.

But the Prime Minister, who is also the leader of the Conservative party says a vote for her would “strengthen my hand as i sit at that negotiating table with the Presidents, Prime Ministers and Chancellors of Europe.”

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