Hereford & Worcester

Council and European polls close

Counting is under way for local council elections across Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

A third of seats on councils in Worcester, Wyre Forest and Redditch will be decided.

Ballots have also closed for European Parliamentary elections which will choose seven West Midlands MEPs.

Results for Worcester City Council are expected to be announced during the night, with Redditch and Wyre Forest declaring on Friday.

The results of European Parliament elections are due to be declared in the early hours of Monday.