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Lanark & Hamilton EastParliamentary constituency
Scottish National PartyAngela Crawley
- Votes: 22,243
- Vote share %: 41.9
- Vote share change: +9.3
- Votes: 17,056
- Vote share %: 32.1
- Vote share change: +0.1
- Votes: 10,736
- Vote share %: 20.2
- Vote share change: -11.6
Liberal DemocratJane Pickard
- Votes: 3,037
- Vote share %: 5.7
- Vote share change: +3.3
Change compared with 2017
- SNP majority: 5,187
- Registered voters: 77,659
- Change since 2017: +3.1
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SNP gain big majority in Lanark & Hamilton East, which was expected to be a tight contest.
Angela Crawley has achieved a 5,187 vote majority.
Angela Crawley has been re-elected as the MP for Lanark & Hamilton East, with an increased majority.
The Scottish National Party candidate beat Conservative Shona Haslam by 5,187 votes, more than double the majority at the 2017 election.
Andrew Hilland of the Labour Party came third and Liberal Democrat Jane Pickard came fourth.
Voter turnout was up by 3.1 percentage points since the last general election.
More than 53,000 people, 68.3% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.
All four candidates keep their deposits, after receiving more than 5% of the votes.
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Turnout is 68.5% in Lanark & Hamilton East.
In 2017, it was 65%, when the SNP's Angela Crawley won with a majority of 266.
At the count in East Kilbride, a former senior Labour figure - who did not want to be named - told Catriona Renton they blamed Jeremy Corbyn and Richard Leonard for the poor prediction in the exit poll.
They added: "Labour needs to learn very valuable lessons and get closer to the people."
Three constituencies will be counted at the John Wright Sports Centre in East Kilbride: Lanark & Hamilton East, Rutherglen & Hamilton West and East Kilbride, Strathaven & Lesmahagow.
Rutherglen & Hamilton West was the first result in Scotland to be declared in 2017, at 01:12.