Day: Voters in the Burnham-On-Sea area head to the polls
in the Burnham-On-Sea area are going to the polls today (Thursday,
May 7th) to vote in the General Election and to elect district
and town councillors.
stations have been set up across the area and are open from 7am
candidates have put themselves forward to become MP of the Wells
constituency, which covers the Burnham area.
Munt (Liberal Democrat) is standing for re-election, having won
the seat in 2010.
full list of General Election candidates includes Paul Arnold
(Independent), Jon Cousins (Green), Dave Dobbs (Birthday Party),
James Heappey (Conservative), Helen Hims (UKIP), Chris Inchley
(Labour), Tessa Munt (Liberal Democrat) and Gypsy Watkins (Independent).
results for the parliamentary elections are expected to be announced
on Friday morning (8th May) at around 6am, but the timing may
District Council results will be announced on Friday afternoon,
while the Town council results will be announced on Saturday (9th
will have live coverage of the results
Election candidates head-to-head
list of district and town council candidates