England

Votes for local and European elections counted across Yorkshire

Votes are being counted as polls across Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire close for the local government and European elections.

Elections have been held for 13 local councils in the region.

Meanwhile, six seats in the Yorkshire and Humber European constituency are also up for grabs.

Most of the local election results are to be announced on Friday, while the European election results are to be announced on Sunday.