Police will be present at some polling stations to prevent intimidation; the voting results will give a clue as to how the General Election may pan out in 2015; and worried individuals will hope the predicted rise of the far-right and far-left across Europe does not materialise.
If you have a vote today, use it.
We will post results as available.
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