Storm over ‘biased’ guide to EU vote

By Mark Whitehead and Dan Peters | 02 June 2016

Council chiefs were this week frantically checking their EU referendum guidance as scrutiny ramped up ahead of the 23 June poll.

A storm erupted after illustrated guides sent to postal voters by Bristol City Council and Swale BC pictured a hand with a pencil in it hovering over the ‘remain’ box on a voting slip.

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