PHOTOS: Votes are counted in Burnley in 2015 General Election

Tension is high at the St Peter’s Centre, Burnley, tonight as votes are counted in the 2015 General Election.

The candidates and their teams are eagerly awaiting the result, expected in around an hour’s time, with Labour hoping to take the seat from the liberal Democrats.

The General Election count in Burnley

The General Election count in Burnley

Photographer Andrew Smith is on hand to capture the action as it happens