Time running out to register to vote in 2017 General Election

PUBLISHED: 08:02 22 May 2017 | UPDATED: 08:02 22 May 2017

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People have until midnight tonight to register to vote in the June 8 snap General Election.

The deadline for English, Welsh and Scottish residents to register for the major democratic event is 11.59pm tonight.

More: Full list of who is standing in the 2017 general election in Norfolk and Waveney

People have to be aged 18 or over on polling day; be a British be resident at an address in the UK (or a UK citizen living abroad who has been registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years); and not be legally excluded from voting.

Across the UK seven million people are not on the public register to vote.

To register online visit

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