VIDEO: Busy day at the Hastings polls

A steady stream of voters have been arriving to vote at the Hastings Observer office today.

Our Telford Road base is a polling station for this year’s closely fought battle for the Hastings and Rye constituency.

Polling station open in the Hastings & Rye constituency for the 2015 General Election SUS-150705-083805001

Polling station open in the Hastings & Rye constituency for the 2015 General Election SUS-150705-083805001

Polls close at 10pm tonight and reporters will be at the count throughout the night.

Candidates standing for election in the Hastings and Rye constituency are Amber Rudd (Conservative), Sarah Owen (Labour), Nick Perry (LibDem), Andrew Michael (UKIP) and Jake Bowers (Green).

You can follow the live updates on our Twitter page @HastingsObs.

Join the debate by using the hashtag #GE2015.

Up to date coverage from across Sussex will also be available on our Sussex Decides site.

Polls open in Hastings and Rye constituency for election