10 things you can expect to see at Norfolk’s counts during election time

10 things you can expect to see at Norfolk’s counts during election time

10 things you can expect to see at Norfolks counts during election time - Credit: Archant

Voters took to the polling stations yesterday for the local elections. Here are 10 things you can always expect to see as votes are counted across Nelson's county.

Labour's Trevor Wainwright says he feels snap election has "muddied the waters" of locals. Photo: Da

Labour's Trevor Wainwright says he feels snap election has "muddied the waters" of locals. Photo: David Hannant. - Credit: David Hannant.

1) Perfect coordination

Ukip candidate looking fed up in Great Yarmouth. Photo: George Ryan.

Ukip candidate looking fed up in Great Yarmouth. Photo: George Ryan. - Credit: George Ryan.

2) When you realise brexit doesn't mean breakfast

All set to go in North Norfolk. Photo: David Bale.

All set to go in North Norfolk. Photo: David Bale. - Credit: David Bale.

3) Hoards of volunteers keeping score

East Depwade county councillor Martin Depwade says the Conservative Party is confident as counting g

East Depwade county councillor Martin Depwade says the Conservative Party is confident as counting gets underway for South Norfolk seats. Photo: Andrew Stone. - Credit: Andrew Stone.

4) Local politicians building up a sweat as they await results

Counting of county council election ballots at St Andrew's Hall. Picture: GERALDINE SCOTT

Counting of county council election ballots at St Andrew's Hall. Picture: GERALDINE SCOTT - Credit: Geri Scott.


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5) Everything being kept in order

Not just the county - counting begins for Hellesdon parish and Thorpe town councils. Photo: Dominic

Not just the county - counting begins for Hellesdon parish and Thorpe town councils. Photo: Dominic Gilbert. - Credit: Dominic Gilbert.

6) There's always someone causing drama as they fight for their seat

Former deputy leader Dan Roper is hoping to see off a challenge from Shaun Vincent. Says the Lib Dem

Former deputy leader Dan Roper is hoping to see off a challenge from Shaun Vincent. Says the Lib Dem vote is "holding up well". Photo: Dominic Gilbert. - Credit: Dominic Gilbert.

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7) Pretending everything is okay

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL Candidates in Dereham today. Photo: Adam Lazzari.

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL Candidates in Dereham today. Photo: Adam Lazzari. - Credit: Adam Lazzari.

8) Awkward family photos

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL Dereham winners Phillip Duigan and William Richmond looking pleased. Photo: A

NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL Dereham winners Phillip Duigan and William Richmond looking pleased. Photo: Adam Lazzari. - Credit: Adam Lazzari.

9) Little and large

Huge rosettes are a staple of any election. Picture: Rob Setchell

Huge rosettes are a staple of any election. Picture: Rob Setchell - Credit: Archant

10) The 'my rosette's bigger than yours' competition

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