The United Kingdom Goes To The Polls on May 7, 2015


(From BBC News) Millions of people will be casting their votes in the UK general election later.

Polls open at 07:00 BST at around 50,000 polling stations across the country.

A total of 650 Westminster MPs will be elected, with about 50 million people registered to vote.

As well as the general election, there are more than 9,000 council seats being contested across 279 English local authorities.


One of these people will become Prime Minister. The main three names include the incumbent Prime Minister David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and Labour leader Ed Milliband. The race is tight and it could be another coalition government ahead. Lets see what happens. Get your tea and scones ready.