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

Manchester Central

Parliamentary constituency

LAB HOLD

Results

  1. Labour
    Lucy Powell
    • Votes: 36,823
    • Vote share %: 70.4
    • Vote share change: -7.0
  2. Conservative
    Shaden Jaradat
    • Votes: 7,734
    • Vote share %: 14.8
    • Vote share change: +0.6
  3. Liberal Democrat
    John Bridges
    • Votes: 3,420
    • Vote share %: 6.5
    • Vote share change: +3.2
  4. The Brexit Party
    Sarah Chadwick
    • Votes: 2,335
    • Vote share %: 4.5
    • Vote share change: +4.5
  5. Green
    Melanie Horrocks
    • Votes: 1,870
    • Vote share %: 3.6
    • Vote share change: +1.9
  6. Socialist Equality
    Dennis Leech
    • Votes: 107
    • Vote share %: 0.2
    • Vote share change: +0.2

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • LAB majority: 29,089
  • Registered voters: 94,247
  • % share:
    56.7%
  • Change since 2017: +1.6

Vote share

Party % share
Labour 70.4%
Conservative 14.8%
Liberal Democrat 6.5%
The Brexit Party 4.5%
Green 3.6%
Socialist Equality 0.2%

Vote share change since 2017

  • The Brexit Party +4.5 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +3.2 Gained
  • Green +1.9 Gained
  • Conservative +0.6 Gained
  • Socialist Equality +0.2 Gained
  • Labour -7.0 Lost

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Manchester Central: Lucy Powell holds for Labour

Labour's Lucy Powell has been re-elected as the MP for Manchester Central, with a decreased majority.

The Labour MP beat Conservative Shaden Jaradat by 29,089 votes, 2,356 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

John Bridges of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Brexit Party's Sarah Chadwick came fourth.

Voter turnout was up by 0.4 percentage points since the last general election.

More than 52,000 people, 55.5% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

Three of the six candidates, Ms Chadwick, Melanie Horrocks (Green) and Dennis Leech (Socialist Equality) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

This story was created using some automation.

RESULT: Labour holds Manchester Central

Lucy Powell has been re-elected as the MP for Manchester Central with a majority of 29,089.

I'm gutted - Labour's Lucy Powell

Lucy Powell fears the worst for her party following the exit poll suggestion that Boris Johnson is heading for a comprehensive victory.

She is standing for Labour in Manchester Central, and defending a majority of more than 31,000 votes.

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Manchester Central: Labour hold

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Manchester Central: Labour hold

Labour's Lucy Powell has held on to the Manchester Central seat with 38,490.

The Conservatives Xingang Wang come second with 7,045.

Lucy Powell
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Ms Powell increased her majority by 9,806.

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

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