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- Votes: 17,207
- Vote share %: 50.5
- Vote share change: -15.2
- Votes: 8,812
- Vote share %: 25.8
- Vote share change: -0.9
- Votes: 4,548
- Vote share %: 13.3
- Vote share change: +13.3
The Brexit PartyFaye Clements
- Votes: 2,168
- Vote share %: 6.4
- Vote share change: +6.4
Liberal DemocratThomas Crawford
- Votes: 816
- Vote share %: 2.4
- Vote share change: +1.4
- Votes: 546
- Vote share %: 1.6
- Vote share change: +0.9
Change compared with 2017
- LAB majority: 8,395
- Registered voters: 60,759
- Change since 2017: -2.2
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Meanwhile in Middlesbrough, plans for a 260ft (80m) tall office block have been submitted.
If agreed, Boho X would be the tallest office building between Leeds and Glasgow, with spoace for 1,000 workers.
Mayor Andy Preston said the £30m "digital skyscraper" could be open for business by 2022
"Boho X will be a stunning digital skyscraper on the very site where Middlesbrough first grew into the famous Ironopolis," he said.
The body of a woman has been found in the search for missing Lucy Murphy, 26, from Coulby Newham.
Police said the woman has not yet been formally identified, but Lucy'ss family are being supported by officers.
The death is not currently being treated as suspicious.
A Cleveland Police spokesman said: "Our thoughts are with the woman’s family and friends at this difficult time."
Shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald has been re-elected as the MP for Middlesbrough, with a decreased majority.
The Labour candidate beat Conservative Ruth Betson by 8,390 votes, 5,483 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.
Antony High, an independent candidate, came third and Liberal Democrat Thomas Crawford came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 5.5 percentage points since the last general election.
More than 32,000 people, 52.9% 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, Thomas Crawford (Liberal Democrat), Hugh Alberti (Green) and Faye Clements (The Brexit Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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Labour’s shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald has held his Middlesbrough seat.
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He says a Conservative majority "fills him with dread".
He says austerity will carry on at pace and "all the deprivations that go with it".
He adds Boris Johnson is “the most unfit individual to ever enter Downing Street".
He says the reasons for Labour’s defeat are complex but the Conservative's simple message on Brexit got through, aided by the focus on it in some parts of the media, to the exclusion of other issues.