The residents of South Gloucestershire have spoken and they do NOT want an alternative 'vote system'.

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By Trucks79 | Friday, May 06, 2011, 21:12

It is the moment that we have all been waiting for, the votes are in and I can reveal that 64,993 Voters in the whole of South Gloucestershire votes NO and only 27,179 voted yes meaning a total of 92,554 residents out of a possible 200,474 in South Gloucestershire voted giving a turn out percentage of just 46.17%.

At the moment 5,718,680 votes are in favour of the AV System but a staggering 12,398,453 are saying NO to an AV system.

With only 5 voting areas left to submit their results it is looking more and more likely that the outcome of an AV system will be a big NO.

What do you make of the results, what do you think about a 46.17% turn out in South Gloucestershire?

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    Had to add...my Mother who is 82 said she put 'YES' as she didnt like to put 'NO'. I asked her if she knew what she had put 'yes' to...and she said she didnt have a clue but thought it wouldn't be nice to put no!!!! She also put 1,2,3, on her ballot paper!!
    I think a lot of people, young and old, didnt understand what they were supposed to be doing!! But I still think the majority thought NO

    By CP1953 at 12:03 on 12/05/11

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    If it aint broke...dont fix it

    By CP1953 at 12:00 on 12/05/11

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    well well well just think how much money this has cost the tax payer so far!!!! it never would have worked.

    By grumps2011 at 21:23 on 06/05/11

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