Election 2016

Election 2016: Polling stations open across Devon and Cornwall

Polls have opened to elect a new police and crime commissioner for Devon and Cornwall.

People in St Ives will also be able to vote in a referendum for a neighbourhood plan that includes a measure to restrict new second homes being built in the town.

There are also local council elections in Exeter and Plymouth and a governance referendum in Torbay.

Polling stations are open until 22:00 BST.