It's voting day across the East today as the Police Commissioner elections are being held in each county - but it seems turn-out hasn't been high. Even in Corby, where there's a by-election to find a new MP, potential voters are finding other things to do, as Neil Bradford reports.
The region's nine new Police & Crime Commissioners officially take office on Thursday following last week's elections.
The region's Police and Crime Commissioners will be getting to grips with their new roles after yesterday's election results.
Turnout in the Police and Crime Commissioner elections ranged from a 20% in Northamptonshire to just over 13% in Essex.