Fifteen MPs from the Anglia region who were campaigning to leave the EU are backing David Cameron to stay on as Prime Minister.Read the full story ›
The polls have closed and the votes are being counted. MPs have been giving their reaction, as our future in or out of the EU is decided.Read the full story ›
South Northamptonshire MP Andrea Leadsom has backed David Cameron to stay on a Prime Minister whatever the result of the referendum.
The Energy Minister was one of the prominent Leave campaigners standing alongside Boris Johnson in two of the main TV debates.
She told ITV News Mr Cameron did "an amazing thing by giving us this referendum" although she admitted he might possibly have regretted that decision.
Prominent pro-Brexit Tories including Boris Johnson and Michael Gove have signed a letter backing David Cameron remaining as Prime Minister after the referendum.
The letter - which was signed by 84 MPs - said: "We believe whatever the British people decide you have both a mandate and a duty to continue leading the nation implementing our policies."
The effort to show a united front comes at the end of a sometimes brutal campaign that saw deep Tory divisions over Europe lead to highly-personalised "blue-on-blue" attacks.
Counting has started after the historic vote to see if Britain is to remain in the European Union or leave.Read the full story ›
Some polling stations have been forced to close and many others are flooded after heavy rain hit the capital.
Kingston upon Thames Council in south west London has been forced to move two polling stations, Devon Way in Chessington and Shiraz Mirza in New Malden, after they became swamped with water.
Heavy rainfall overnight has lead to us having to move a further polling station in Malden Manor https://t.co/l6QRVm5usL
Several others remain difficult to access because of the ongoing wet weather.
A Kingston Council spokesperson said: “Heavy rainfall over night has resulted in the closure of two polling stations. We had plans in place to minimise the disruption and alternative polling stations have opened nearby."
Voters in the EU referendum are not only are they exercising their electoral right, but they are also exercising their pet pooches.Read the full story ›
Voting has started in the historic referendum to decide Britain's future in the European Union.
More than 5 million people are registered to vote in the Anglia region in the European Union referendum.
The UK is being asked if it wants to remain a member of the European Union or leave the institution after 43 years.
Polling stations are open until 10pm with the votes being counted overnight. The result of the historic vote is expected to be known in the early hours of Friday.
There are 56 voting districts across the Anglia region based on local council areas. Most polling stations are located where they usually are for General Elections.
MPs in the Anglia region are split 55% - 45% in favour of remaining in the European referendum as the country prepares to vote.Read the full story ›
There has been a big rise in the number of voters in the Anglia region registered to cast their ballot in the EU referendum.Read the full story ›