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Brexit and the borough council

Where to find Brexit information if you're a resident or business

Brexit and the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk

On 23 June 2016, a majority of people within the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union following a nationwide referendum. Nationally 51.9 per cent of voters opted to leave the EU, and 48.9 per cent voted to remain.

In King’s Lynn and West Norfolk 85,128 votes were cast across the borough. The result was:

  • 33.6 per cent voting to remain
  • 66.4 per cent voting to leave

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