EU referendum: Midnight deadline to register to vote. People have until 23:59 BST on Tuesday 7 June to register to be able to vote in the referendum on whether the UK stays in the European Union or leaves. Registering online should take about five minutes. People may need their National Insurance number, or passport number if a UK citizen living abroad. In Northern Ireland, people have to download and return a form to register. #Brexit #EUReferendum #EU #Europe #Britain #British #England #UK
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and other MPs say voter registration for the EU referendum should be extended after technical problems hit the official website. The difficulties happened just before Tuesday night’s deadline. Users reported a page displaying the message “504 Gateway Time-out” instead of the online registration form. The government blamed “unprecedented demand” and said half a million people tried to register to vote on Tuesday. A go
Image copyright Getty Images Young people must register to vote in the EU referendum as a low turnout could lead to Brexit “by default”, ex-Labour leader Neil Kinnock has warned. Lord Kinnock said he hoped young voters would back the UK staying in the EU. His message at a London rally came as he and five fellow former Labour leaders tried to persuade the party’s supporters to vote to remain in Europe. Meanwhile, Vote Lea
As the final day to register to vote in the upcoming referendum arrives and Britain reaches fever pitch over the future of its place in the EU, we take to the streets of London and find out why young Brits don't want a Brexit.