Make your vote count today as Tameside goes to the polls

Don’t forget to vote! Tameside and Oldham residents go to the polls today (Thursday) to elect a raft of councillors with polling stations open across the region until 10pm tonight.

In Tameside 19 councillors will be elected across the borough’s 19 wards.

In all, 69 candidates are standing – 19 Labour, 19 Conservative, 17 Greens, five Lib Dems, three Stalybridge Town Party and four others.   

In Oldham, 90 candidates across the town’s 20 wards battle it out for the one seat being contested in each area.

There are also two by-elections: one in Chadderton Central and another in Hollinwood.

Tune into Tameside Radio 103.6FM live from 10pm tonight when our reporting team will be bringing you all the results live for Tameside from Dukinfield Town Hall as they happen.

Plus we’ll be reporting on all the other results across Greater Manchester and beyond as they come in.