David Dimbleby recounts the tale of the hapless voter in Nottingham who ate his ballot paper
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BBC Rewind: Eating your vote

David Dimbleby concludes the BBC's coverage of the 1983 general election by recounting the tale of a hapless voter in Nottingham South who put his cross on a ballot paper, decided he had cast it in error, panicked, and ate it!

Clip taken from Election 83, first broadcast 10 June 1983