UK results: Conservatives win majority

After 650 of 650 seats declared
UK results
Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 365 203 48 11 8 15
Change +47 -59 +13 -1 -2 +2

Dunfermline & West Fife

Parliamentary constituency

SNP HOLD

Results

  1. Scottish National Party
    Douglas Chapman
    • Votes: 23,727
    • Vote share %: 44.4
    • Vote share change: +8.8
  2. Labour
    Cara Hilton
    • Votes: 13,028
    • Vote share %: 24.4
    • Vote share change: -9.5
  3. Conservative
    Moira Benny
    • Votes: 11,207
    • Vote share %: 21.0
    • Vote share change: -3.7
  4. Liberal Democrat
    Rebecca Bell
    • Votes: 4,262
    • Vote share %: 8.0
    • Vote share change: +2.1
  5. Green
    Mags Hall
    • Votes: 1,258
    • Vote share %: 2.4
    • Vote share change: +2.4

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • SNP majority: 10,699
  • Registered voters: 76,652
  • % share:
    69.8%
  • Change since 2017: +2.4

Vote share

Party % share
Scottish National Party 44.4%
Labour 24.4%
Conservative 21.0%
Liberal Democrat 8.0%
Green 2.4%

Vote share change since 2017

  • Scottish National Party +8.8 Gained
  • Green +2.4 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +2.1 Gained
  • Conservative -3.7 Lost
  • Labour -9.5 Lost

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Dunfermline & West Fife: Scottish National Party hold

Douglas Chapman has been re-elected as the MP for Dunfermline & West Fife, with a significantly increased majority.

The Scottish National Party candidate beat Labour's Cara Hilton by 10,699 votes, more than double the majority at the 2017 election.

Moira Benny of the Conservative Party came third and Liberal Democrat Rebecca Bell came fourth.

Voter turnout was up by 2.4 percentage points since the last general election.

More than 53,000 people, 69.8% 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 five candidates, Mags Hall (Green), lost her £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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Can SNP hold three Fife seats?

North East Fife, the last constituency to declare in 2017, looks to be keenly contested this time around. The SNP's Stephen Gethins held the seat by just two votes.

Our reporter Steven Godden reckons the nationalists are confident about holding both Glenrothes and Dunfermline & West Fife

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Counting under way in Fife

Darkness has fallen at the Michael Woods Sports & Leisure Centre in Glenrothes, where four constituencies - North East Fife; Kirkcaldy & Cowdenbeath; Glenrothes; Dunfermline and West Fife - will be counted overnight.

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Dunfermline & Fife West: SNP hold

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