EU vote registration deadline extended

June 8, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The deadline for registering to vote in the EU referendum has been extended, the government has said. Cabinet Office minister Matt Hancock said the government would legislate to extend the cut-off until midnight on Thursday. It follows a computer glitch which left some people unable to sign up before the original midnight Tuesday deadline. The Electoral Commission urged people to sign up until the end of Thursday in order to vote on 23 June. The […]