County voters head to the polls

Voters across Northamptonshire have braved chilly weather to go to the polls to choose the county’s first ever police and crime commissioner.

People in Corby have also been deciding who they want as their new MP following the resignation of sitting Conservative Louise Mensch.

Polling station in Elizabeth Street, Corby

Polling station in Elizabeth Street, Corby

There are a total of 14 candidates on the ballot for the parliametntary by-election.

Polling stations for both elections will stay open until 10pm this evening.