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- Votes: 20,491
- Vote share %: 43.3
- Vote share change: -3.5
- Votes: 20,346
- Vote share %: 43.0
- Vote share change: -2.2
Liberal DemocratHenry Vann
- Votes: 4,608
- Vote share %: 9.7
- Vote share change: +3.9
- Votes: 960
- Vote share %: 2.0
- Vote share change: 0.0
The Brexit PartyCharles Bunker
- Votes: 896
- Vote share %: 1.9
- Vote share change: +1.9
Change compared with 2017
- LAB majority: 145
- Registered voters: 71,581
- Change since 2017: -1.4
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Since 2 April a faith group has been making thousands of meals for NHS staff, key workers and care homes.
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Bedfordshire has seen no change to its party representation but there are two new MPs - unless you count Richard Fuller who has returned to Parliament in a new constituency, making it three.
- In Bedford, Mohammad Yasin has been re-elected as the Labour MP for Bedford, with a decreased majority. There were just 145 votes between Labour and Conservative candidate Ryan Henson
- Labour still has two MPs in Luton with Sarah Owen elected MP for Luton North after Kelvin Hopkins stood down and his daughter, Rachel Hopkins, elected for Luton South. She replaces Gavin Shuker, who left the Labour party in February and became "convener" of the Independent Group
- The Conservatives have held North East Bedfordshire, with Richard Fuller elected after Alistair Burt stood down. Fuller has previously been MP for Bedford until he lost his seat on 2017
- Elsewhere, Nadine Dorries has been re-elected as the Conservative MP for Bedfordshire Mid and in Bedfordshire South West, Conservative Andrew Selous has been re-elected - both with increased majorities
Mohammad Yasin has been re-elected as the MP for Bedford, with a decreased majority.
The Labour candidate beat Conservative Ryan Henson by just 145 votes, less than half the majority at the 2017 election.
Henry Vann of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Adrian Spurrell came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 1.4 percentage points since the last general election.
More than 47,000 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.
Two of the five candidates, Adrian Spurrell (Green) and Charles Bunker (the Brexit Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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Mohammad Yasin has been re-elected as the Labour MP for Bedford.
There were just 145 votes between the Labour and Conservative candidates.
Mr Yasin received 20,491 voted while the Conservative candidate Ryan Henson got 20,346.