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Voters take to polls in Barking and Dagenham

PUBLISHED: 12:02 07 May 2015 | UPDATED: 12:06 07 May 2015

The Post will be bringing you live coverage through out the night as results are announced tonight

The Post will be bringing you live coverage through out the night as results are announced tonight

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Polling stations across the borough have opened this morning as Barking and Dagenham looks to elect two MPs.

Stockpile the popcorn as the Post is covering the event every step of the way bringing you results and reactions from the election count tonight.

Candidates vying to represent Barking and Dagenham and Rainham constituencies have spent weeks campaigning for your votes and today is your time to decide who you want to take a seat in Westminster.

Polling stations for the general election will be open until 10pm tonight, after which the ballot boxes will be carried to Becontree Heath Leisure Centre where votes will be counted.

Results for both ballots are expected to be announced in the early hours of tomorrow morning so don’t forget to check back here throughout the evening and into the night.


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