Shropshire Star

Predicted declaration time for Telford & Wrekin Council in 2023 local election

With polling day fast approaching, people across the county are preparing to cast their vote in the local elections.

Ballot papers will be counted through the night at Telford and Wrekin

While there are no elections taking place at Shropshire Council, voters in Telford and Wrekin have gone to the polls today.

After the polling stations close, the ballots will be verified and the counting will begin.

Councils are going through ballot papers at different times.

After polls close at 10am on Thursday, Telford & Wrekin Council will be one of the authorities going through papers overnight.

It's predicted that seats will be declared by 5am on Friday.