Wednesday 19 June 2019

From mobile voting boxes on farms to dogs at polling centres: European elections in pictures

Antal Matyus, left, casts his vote as election official Bela Deak holds a moblie urn during the European elections at his farm in Szentkiraly, Hungary, Sunday, May 26, 2019. The European Parliament election is held by member countries of the European Union (EU) from 23 to 26 May 2019. (Sandor Ujvari/MTI via AP)
Antal Matyus, left, casts his vote as election official Bela Deak holds a moblie urn during the European elections at his farm in Szentkiraly, Hungary, Sunday, May 26, 2019. The European Parliament election is held by member countries of the European Union (EU) from 23 to 26 May 2019. (Sandor Ujvari/MTI via AP)
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage arrives at New Broadcasting House in London for an interview on the Today programme following the European Parliamentary election results. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday May 27, 2019. See PA story POLL Main. Photo credit should read: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire
Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen, and his wife Solrun Loekke Rasmussen during the European Parliament elections 2019 election party at Christiansborg in Copenhagen, Denmark, May 26, 2019. Ritzau Scanpix/Mads Claus Rasmussen/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. DENMARK OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Italian Deputy Prime Minister and leader of far-right League party Matteo Salvini holds a crucifix as he speaks during his European Parliament election night event in Milan, Italy, May 26, 2019. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
Germany's anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany (AfD) leaders Alexander Gauland and top candidate for the European elections Joerg Meuthen prepare for a news conference after EU election in Berlin, Germany May 27, 2019. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
Swedish Green Party (Miljoepartiet) candidate Alice Bah Kuhnke (C) and Per Bolund (R), Minister for Financial Markets and Housing, applaud at the party's election night watch party as first preliminary results in the European Parliament elections are presented, at Clarion Hotell in Stockholm, Sweden on May 26, 2019. TT News Agency/Janerik Henriksson/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. SWEDEN OUT.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar (left) with Fine Gael candidate Frances Fitzgerald and Fine Gael's Alan Farrell (second right) at the count centre in the RDS, Dublin, as counting of votes continues in the European Elections. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday May 26, 2019. See PA story POLITICS Elections Ireland. Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks following the preliminary results of the European Parliament election in Budapest, Hungary, May 26, 2019. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
Brexit Party candidate Anne Widdecombe (centre) laughs as results come in during the European Parliamentary elections count at the Civic Centre in Poole. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday May 26, 2019. See PA story POLL Main. Photo credit should read: Ben Birchall/PA Wire
A dog stands next to its owner as he exits the polling booth, during the European Parliament and local elections at a polling station in Athens, Greece, May 26, 2019. REUTERS/Costas Baltas TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Undated handout photo taken from the Twitter feed of Neil Jenkins of a dog outside a polling station, as pets are accompanying their owners to schools, villages halls and pubs across the UK as the nation votes in the European Parliament elections. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday May 23, 2019. Dogs across the country are enjoying the extra exercise as they accompany their owners to schools, villages halls, pubs and other local venues hosting the ballot. See PA story POLITICS Elections. Photo credit should read: Neil Jenkins/PA Wire NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.
Undated handout photo taken from the Twitter feed of James Barton of a dog named Bertie outside a polling station, as pets are accompanying their owners to schools, villages halls and pubs across the UK as the nation votes in the European Parliament elections. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday May 23, 2019. Dogs across the country are enjoying the extra exercise as they accompany their owners to schools, villages halls, pubs and other local venues hosting the ballot. See PA story POLITICS Elections. Photo credit should read: James Barton/PA Wire NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.

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