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

Morley & Outwood

Parliamentary constituency

CON HOLD

Results

  1. Conservative
    Andrea Jenkyns
    • Votes: 29,424
    • Vote share %: 56.7
    • Vote share change: +6.0
  2. Labour
    Deanne Ferguson
    • Votes: 18,157
    • Vote share %: 35.0
    • Vote share change: -11.7
  3. Liberal Democrat
    Craig Dobson
    • Votes: 2,285
    • Vote share %: 4.4
    • Vote share change: +1.8
  4. Green
    Chris Bell
    • Votes: 1,107
    • Vote share %: 2.1
    • Vote share change: +2.1
  5. The Yorkshire Party
    Dan Woodlock
    • Votes: 957
    • Vote share %: 1.8
    • Vote share change: +1.8

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • CON majority: 11,267
  • Registered voters: 78,803
  • % share:
    65.9%
  • Change since 2017: -2.5

Vote share

Party % share
Conservative 56.7%
Labour 35.0%
Liberal Democrat 4.4%
Green 2.1%
The Yorkshire Party 1.8%

Vote share change since 2017

  • Conservative +6.0 Gained
  • Green +2.1 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +1.8 Gained
  • The Yorkshire Party +1.8 Gained
  • Labour -11.7 Lost

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Morley & Outwood: Conservative hold

Andrea Jenkyns has been re-elected as the MP for Morley & Outwood, with an increased majority.

The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Deanne Ferguson by 11,267 votes, more than double the majority at the 2017 election.

Craig Dobson of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Chris Bell came fourth.

Voter turnout was down by 2.5 percentage points since the last general election.

Nearly 52,000 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.

Three of the five candidates, Craig Dobson (Liberal Democrat), Chris Bell (Green) and Dan Woodlock (The Yorkshire Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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BreakingMorley and Outwood: Conservative hold

Conservative candidate Andrea Jenkyns has been re-elected as MP for Morley and Outwood.

All smiles in Leeds for two Conservative candidates

Conservative Andrea Jenkyns increased her majority in marginal Morley and Outwood.

Stuart Andrew, Conservative MP for Pudsey, saw his majority cut to just over 300.

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Morley & Outwood: Conservative hold

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Conservatives hold Morley and Outwood

Conservative Andrea Jenkyns has retained her seat in a close battle in Morley and Outwood.

The MP took 26,550 votes, with Labour's Neil Dawson 2,104 behind.

BreakingRESULT: Conservative hold Morley & Outwood

Andrea Jenkyns who famously defeated Ed Balls in 2015 has retained the Morley & Outwood constituency for the Conservative party.

Bit of advice for future MPs

James Vincent

Reporter BBC Look North

Spotted this on the wall of Leeds Town Hall good advice for our future MPs perhaps!

Leeds Town Hall
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