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Polling stations open for 2017 local elections

Polling stations have opened to voters for this year's local council elections.

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In our region, council seats are being contested in North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

There will be also be a mayoral election in Doncaster.

Polling stations opened at 7am and close at 10pm.

Here is a list of where in the Calendar region elections are taking place today:

  • North Yorkshire County Council - full council election
  • Lincolnshire County Council - full council election
  • Derbyshire county council - full council election
  • Nottinghamshire - full council election
  • Doncaster - mayoral election