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POLLS OPEN ON ELECTION DAY

pollingstationResidents across the Island can today shape the future of the local council as polling stations across the garden Isle open for you to cast your vote.

A total of 40 seats have been fielded for the Conservative Party, while Labour has only 19 candidates standing. The once dominant Liberal Democrats have only 7 candidates with a total of 30 independent fighting for a seat. The controversial UKIP party have 29 candidates running.

Island Echo will be bringing you the election results live, as they happen, from 09:00 tomorrow (Friday) through our Twitter and Facebook profiles. We will also be updating an article here on the Island Echo website throughout the day.

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You have until 22:00 tonight (Thursday) to vote for the town or parish councilor you want to win the seat in your area. 

Take your polling card and/or ID to your nearest polling station to cast your vote.

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