York votes Remain but Britain votes for Brexit – a dramatic night as it happened

Pointing the way… but which way? The sign outside the polling station at Bedern Hall, York
23 Jun 2016 @ 10.00 pm
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The first count, to find the number of ballots cast. Photograph: Jack Gevertz
The first count, to find the number of ballots cast. Photograph: Jack Gevertz

It’s Brexit – at 6.11am Vote Leave had 52% of the vote
York voted to Remain by 58% to 42%
The York turnout was 70.7%
Most of Yorkshire voted to Leave, with the exceptions of Harrogate, Leeds – and York