These EU Referendum Polling Stations Will Make You Proud

The unusual places where we vote

Democracy is great. Voting is great. Polling stations are great. Here are some of the best from today's EU referendum vote. Updated through the day.

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White Horse Inn pub in Priors Dean, Hampshire
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A shipping container Halesowen, West Midlands
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A launderette in Headington, Oxford
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East Hull Boxing Club, Kingston-Upon-Hull
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The Little Braxted Bakery in Little Braxted, Essex
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Near the Royal Chelsea Hospital, London
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Guest house in Dogmersfield, Hampshire
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Hairdresser's salon, Kingston-upon-Hull
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A woman leaves a polling station set up inside a hairdresser's salon in Kinston upon Hull in northern England on June 23, 2016, as Britain holds a referendum to vote on whether to remain in, or to leave the European Union (EU). Millions of Britons began voting Thursday in a bitterly-fought, knife-edge referendum that could tear up the island nation's EU membership and spark the greatest emergency of the bloc's 60-year history. / AFP / Lindsey Parnaby (Photo credit should read LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP/Getty Images)
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House, Rochdale
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Fruit farm in Broadley Common, Essex
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Church in St-Giles-without-Cripplegate, London
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Arundel lido, West Sussex
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Littleborough fire station, Rochdale
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People arrive to cast their ballot papers inside a polling atation set up at Littleborough Community Fire Station, near Rochdale, northern England, on June 23, 2016, as Britain holds a referendum to vote on whether to remain in, or to leave the European Union (EU). Millions of Britons began voting Thursday in a bitterly-fought, knife-edge referendum that could tear up the island nation's EU membership and spark the greatest emergency of the bloc's 60-year history. / AFP / OLI SCARFF (Photo credit should read OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)
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Portakabin in Heald Green, Stockport
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