Voters head to polls today

THOUSANDS of people will head to the polls today to vote in the Erewash Borough Council elections, the AV referendum and parish council elections.

Votes for the borough council elections will be counted tonight after polls closed at 10pm at West Park Leisure Centre, Long Eaton.

The Advertiser will be there and our Facebook and Twitter pages will be updated throughout the night.

The parish council and AV referendum count will be carried out on Friday May 6.

Results from all of the counts will be posted online at www.ilkestonadvertiser.co.uk as soon as they are announced.

See next week’s paper for the full story including full results and interviews with winning candidates.