A couple of local authorities are breaking 90% turnout- including East Renfrewshire on 90.4%. This is wonderful, and I hope the UK as a whole is ashamed about the EU election turnout earlier this year.
Clackmannanshire turnout at 88.6%.
That’s slightly ridiculous. In a good way.
Here lies our land: every airt
Beneath swift clouds, glad glints of sun,
Belonging to none but itself.
We are mere transients, who sing
Its westlin’ winds and fernie braes,
Northern lights and siller tides,
Small folk playing our part.
‘Come all ye’, the country says,
You win me, who take me most to heart.