14 year old votes in UK election (will results be annulled?)

According to the BBC: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/politics/election_2010/england/8670022.stm

A 14-year-old boy from Lancashire who voted in the general election said he did it because he “wanted to make a difference”.

Alfie McKenzie, from Poulton-le-Fylde, voted for the Liberal Democrats in the Wyre and Preston North constituency, after being sent a polling card.

Alfie went to his local polling station before school on Thursday, wearing a trench coat, glasses, jeans and smart shoes so officials would “think I was a Tory”.

He was only caught when he confided in a teacher at school. His head teacher called the local council and police.

Wyre Borough Council and Lancashire police have both said they are investigating.

Not really crime of the century, is it? One can’t help feeling his teachers may be taking the whole thing a bit too seriously. (The Conservatives won there with a 15,844 majority, by the way).

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