General Election today. And local council election here as well. Double the fun.
Today is the first time I've voted 'properly' - the last election (2005) I was deep in final year exam hell at Keele, and had a postal vote. Weirdly I seem to have a fairly vivid memory of walking from the house to the postbox with it.
But yes. I've ticked some boxes. And got odd looks from the polling station people. Possibly because I was asking them really stupid obvious questions (such as "where's the box?" and "do they both go in the same place?"), possibly because I... continue reading »