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Deadline for general election nominations is TODAY

PUBLISHED: 12:36 09 April 2015 | UPDATED: 12:36 09 April 2015

Ballot paper

Ballot paper

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Want to throw your hat into the ring? Then hurry up

Want to know for definite who’s standing in the general election? You can find out later today.

With exactly four weeks to go until the election on May 7, 4pm today is the deadline for nominations for candidates for both local and national elections.

You should be able to see official lists of who is standing on council websites shortly afterwards.

All Kent’s district and borough councils, as well as Medway unitary authority, have local elections next month.

To vote in the general election, you must make sure you are registered by Monday, April 20. Tuesday, April 21 is the deadline for applying for a postal vote.


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