UK votes to leave the EU

In the EU referendum, the UK has voted to leave the EU by 52% to 48%.

Erewash saw a 76% turnout, with 25,791 votes to remain (38.8%) and 40,739 to leave (61.2%).

Prime Minister David Cameron has signaled his intention to step down as leader due to spearheading the “Remain” campaign. He expects a new PM will be chosen by the time of the Conservative Party Conference in October.Advertise here