Media attendance at Witney by-election

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Guide to the Council

 To apply for media accreditation to attend the count, please complete the online form, or email the Communications office by 12 October latest:

Priority for media passes is being given to:

  • local media that normally attend West Oxfordshire elections
  • the three main UK broadcasters - BBC, ITN and Sky
  • main UK national press
  • Press Association, Associated Press and Reuters

General information and filming permissions

  • There are 91 polling stations in West Oxfordshire (You cannot film inside a polling station. However, you can film outside if in a public area).
  • The count will take place overnight and results announced in the early hours of Friday 21 October.
  • For other filming locations, you will need permission from the relevant landowner. Please see our Filming in West Oxfordshire webpage.
  • Any requests for information about any of the candidates must be directed to their press offices or agents.

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