19th October 2018
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More than 80 per cent turnout for referendum

The turnout in Shetland for the referendum is 84.4 per cent, according to counting officer Jan Riise.

The total number of ballot papers to be counted in the referendum in the Shetland Islands Council area is 15,635.

Declaration of the local totals will be made in due course, said Mr Riise.

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