Verified Ballot Papers: 1,341,387
Ballot Papers Counted : 1,341,387
Valid Votes: 1,340,698
Rejected Ballots: 689
After the EU referendum result, there is a great deal of uncertainty about many important things which will affect the lives of the people who live and work in our region. Much will hinge on the negotiations which the EU will enter into with the UK only after Article 50 has been invoked. In the meantime, it is business as usual.
Schools can still apply for European funding, our information service will continue to address the demands from local residents. Those who travel to other parts of the EU will be able to do so as before and be met with the same support as is afforded to other EU citizens.