Queues at polling stations. The UK is hungry for change #GE17 #GOTV

The SKWAWKBOX

The SKWAWKBOX said years ago that if you give British people an actual alternative worth voting for, they would. They certainly have one now in Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

There’s a consensus that turnout is key in this election – and that a high turnout will favour Labour (at least in England and Wales).

The SKWAWKBOX is receiving reports of queues at polling stations all around the country. One polling station attendant, who has worked at the same station for decades, reports that she hasn’t seen queues like it in at least 25 years.

The Evening Standard is reporting ‘huge’ queues in the capital:

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Here are pictures and reports of some of them, tweeted by excited voters. If there are queues when you got to vote, send in yours. Don’t be lulled into thinking your vote isn’t needed then – get out and vote and make sure to help to get out…

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6 Comments

  1. I’ve just been to vote, the rain here didn’t seem to be stopping anyone, it was quite busy, and I could tell when she crossed my name off, that many had already been out to vote early.

    This is quite unusual, as we are a safe Labour seat, so normally it’s a low turnout.

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  2. Queues everywhere…just hope it’s the right type of queues though.

    We’ll find out tonight after ten o clock.

    I want to see on Jeremy Vines drop down screen (or Snowy’s who cares) a sea of red, red, red, red, and more and more red…lol

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