Scotland results
0 of 129 seats
Results due later on Friday

SNP
0
CON
0
LAB
0
GRN
0
LD
0
IND
0
Wales results
0 of 60 seats
Results due later on Friday

LAB
0
PC
0
CON
0
UKIP
0
LD
0
GRN
0
England results
16 of 143 councils
Number of councillors

CON
155
LAB
141
LD
36
IND
19
GRN
7
RA
5
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Polls closed on Thursday night but, because of Covid, counting has been delayed until Friday.
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Ballots will be counted over two days with the final result for 129 seats at Holyrood expected on Saturday.
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Scotland 'holds its breath' and Brexit 'storm'
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Labour responds to Hartlepool loss

Elections 2021: 'Shattering to see Tory MP elected' in Hartlepool
Labour's Steve Reed says the party needs to "drive change harder and faster" if they are going to win back trust.
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Plans for a new £75m pork processing plant
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The proposed site is at the former Lovell and Christmas bacon factory in Ballymoney.
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22:48 6 May
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22:37 6 May
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22:34 6 May
Irish Sea border 'still causing difficulties'
By John Campbell
BBC News NI Economics & Business Editor
NI manufacturers say GB suppliers are unprepared or unwilling to adopt Brexit regulations.
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22:16 6 May
Great Escape hero gets train named after him
Wing Cdr Ken Rees is said to have inspired Steve McQueen's character in the classic film.
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22:16 6 May
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TV farmer Gareth Wyn Jones' warning after veg was found where two sick animals were discovered.
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21:50 6 May
Scottish election 2021: Counting of votes begins
Ballots in the Scottish parliamentary elections are being counted at centres across the country.
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15:48 6 May
Long queues as polls close for Welsh elections
Voting has closed for the Welsh Parliamentary elections after queues outside polling stations.
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15:13 6 May
Belfast concern over cross-border Covid spread
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15:05 6 May
Candidate missed off election ballot after 'error'
Independent candidate Michelle Brown calls the "printing error" an "affront to democracy".
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14:58 6 May
Smoke over seaside town after 19th Century fort fire
Fire crews tackled a rubbish blaze at St Catherine's Fort off the coast of Tenby.
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14:16 6 May
NI records 102 new Covid cases, no further deaths
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14:02 6 May
BBC Scotland election results coverage
Keep across results, plus reaction and analysis on TV, online, social media and radio from 06:00 on Friday.
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14:01 6 May
Friday or Saturday? When will my seat declare
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