Hereford & Worcester

Polls shut after council and West Mercia PCC elections

Polls have closed in Worcestershire after combined council and police and crime commissioner (PCC) elections.

Seats were contested on Kidderminster Town, Wyre Forest District, Redditch Borough and Worcester City councils.

At the same time, votes were also cast for a new West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner. Six candidates stood to replace retiring PCC, Bill Longmore.

Polls opened at 07:00 BST on Thursday and closed at 22:00.

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