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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Harrogate & Knaresborough

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

CON

Conservative

Andrew Jones Votes 31,477 header_vote_share 55.5 Net percentage change in seats +2.7
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Helen Flynn Votes 13,309 header_vote_share 23.5 Net percentage change in seats +1.4
Party

LAB

Labour

Mark Sewards Votes 11,395 header_vote_share 20.1 Net percentage change in seats +9.9
Party

IND

Independent

Donald Fraser Votes 559 header_vote_share 1.0 Net percentage change in seats +1.0

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

18,168

Turnout

73.4%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 55.5
Liberal Democrat 23.5
Labour 20.1
Independent 1.0

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+9.9
Conservative
+2.7
Liberal Democrat
+1.4
Independent
+1.0

Latest updates

What happened in England's biggest county?

We have one of the of the most dramatic results in recent General Election history.

Instead of the expected clear increased majority in the House Of Commons, the Conservatives lost seats and we have a hung parliament.

All North Yorkshire MPs kept their seats and the Conservatives continue to form a ring around the Labour seat of York Central.

Here's Phil Bodmer to round up what happened in England's largest county:

Conservative hold in Harrogate

Andrew Jones holds his seat in Harrogate
The Conservatives' Andrew Jones holds his seat in the Harrogate & Knaresborough constituency.

Harrogate and Knaresborough result in detail

Tim Dale

BBC Local Live

Just a few more details of the result in Harrogate and Knaresborough.

Andrew Jones is returned to Westminster with a majority of 18,168 an increase of 1,797.

The Liberal Democrats were in second place with Labour in third. Both having increased their share of the vote.

Turnout was 73.4% a rise of 3.6% on 2015.

Andrew Jones
BBC

Harrogate: Conservative hold

Result graphic
BBC

BreakingRESULT: Harrogate and Knaresborough CON HOLD

The Conservatives have held the Harrogate and Knaresborough seat with Andrew Jones being re-elected.

Police presence at count to 'reassure' public

Kate Gibson

BBC Radio York

There's a visible police presence at the Harrogate count tonight. North Yorkshire Police said they'd be patrolling to reassure public.

Harrogate
BBC

Calm before the storm

Kate Gibson

BBC Radio York

It's definitely the calm before the storm here at the Harrogate Conference Centre.

Harrogate Conference Centre
BBC

We expect the verification of votes to be completed by midnight

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:  

CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Andrew Jones
, have the following results:
  • 28,153 total votes taken.
  • 52.7% share of the total vote
  • +7.0% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Helen Flynn
, have the following results:
  • 11,782 total votes taken.
  • 22.1% share of the total vote
  • -21.7% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate David Simister
, have the following results:
  • 5,681 total votes taken.
  • 10.6% share of the total vote
  • +8.7% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Jan Williams
, have the following results:
  • 5,409 total votes taken.
  • 10.1% share of the total vote
  • +3.7% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Shan Oakes
, have the following results:
  • 2,351 total votes taken.
  • 4.4% share of the total vote
  • +4.4% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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