Sussex Decides: A tale of two countries

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As rural East and West Sussex seem set to go an even deeper shade of true Tory blue - backed up by a growing UKIP rival - the differences with the other side of the UK are even more pronounced.

In Scotland, the SNP seems set to triumph with a massive swing in its favour.

But the final outcome will mean an even more Conservative, Euro-sceptic south of England contrasting with a dominant, pro-EU progressive Scotland.

Check out the live blog for the latest at the Sussex counts.