May 5 election

VOTERS in Eastbourne go to the polls on Thursday May 5 to elect councillors to the borough council.

More than 90 candidates are seeking election in nine wards across the town - Langney, Devonshire, Upperton, Old Town, Hampden Park, Meads, Ratton, St Anthony’s and Sovereign. Polling stations will be open until 10pm on Thursday and the count will be held at the Winter Garden with the results announced in the early hours of Friday morning.