What happened at the count in Swindon
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Swindon 8th place to make declaration

People in both Wiltshire and Swindon have voted to leave the European Union.

Swindon was one of the first areas in the country to declare a result, which saw 61,745 (54.7%) vote to leave.

Wiltshire 's countywide result was announced shortly before 5:00 BST, with 151,637 voting in favour of a Brexit against 137,258.

Pro-Brexit Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson, said it was a "surprisingly big margin" while Remain campaigner MP Robert Buckland said he was "disappointed".

  • 24 Jun 2016