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SNP GAIN FROM CON
Scottish National PartyDave Doogan
- Votes: 21,216
- Vote share %: 49.1
- Vote share change: +10.6
- Votes: 17,421
- Vote share %: 40.4
- Vote share change: -4.8
Liberal DemocratBen Lawrie
- Votes: 2,482
- Vote share %: 5.7
- Vote share change: +2.5
- Votes: 2,051
- Vote share %: 4.8
- Vote share change: -8.3
Change compared with 2017
- SNP majority: 3,795
- Registered voters: 63,952
- Change since 2017: +4.5
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Dave Doogan has been elected as the MP for Angus, beating Conservative Kirstene Hair by 3,795 votes.
The Scottish National Party overturned a 2,645 vote majority to take the formerly Conservative-held seat.
Ben Lawrie of the Liberal Democrats came third and Labour's Monique Miller came fourth.
Voter turnout was up by 4.5 percentage points since the last general election.
More than 43,000 people, roughly two-thirds of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.
One of the four candidates, Monique Miller (Labour), lost her £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.
This story was created using some automation.
Total turnout in Angus is 67.65%. The result is expected around 2am.The Conservatives' Kirstene Hair is hoping to hold onto a majority of 2,645 over the SNP.