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New Forest EastParliamentary constituency
- Votes: 32,769
- Vote share %: 64.5
- Vote share change: +1.9
- Votes: 7,518
- Vote share %: 14.8
- Vote share change: -5.0
Liberal DemocratBob Johnston
- Votes: 7,390
- Vote share %: 14.6
- Vote share change: -0.6
- Votes: 2,434
- Vote share %: 4.8
- Vote share change: +2.4
Animal Welfare PartyAndrew Knight
- Votes: 675
- Vote share %: 1.3
- Vote share change: +1.3
Change compared with 2017
- CON majority: 25,251
- Registered voters: 73,552
- Change since 2017: -1.7
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Julian Lewis has been re-elected as the MP for New Forest East, with an increased majority.
The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Julie Hope by 25,251 votes, 3,256 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.
Bob Johnston of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Nicola Jolly came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 1.7 percentage points since the last general election.
Nearly 51,000 people, 69% 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, Nicola Jolly (Green) and Andrew Knight (Animal Welfare Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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Julian Lewis holds New Forest East for the Conservatives.
- Aldershot: Conservative, Leo Docherty, 26,955 votes
- Basingstoke: Conservative, Maria Miller, 29,510 votes
- Eastleigh: Conservative, Mims Davies, 28,889 votes
- Fareham: Conservative, Suella Fernandes, 35,915 votes
- Gosport: Conservative, Caroline Dinenage, 30,647 votes
- Hampshire East: Conservative, Damian Hinds, 35,263 votes
- Hampshire North East: Conservative, Ranil Jayawardena, 37,754 votes
- Hampshire North West: Conservative, Kit Malthouse, 36,471 votes
- Havant: Conservative, Alan Mak, 27,676 votes
- Isle of Wight: Conservative, Bob Seely, 38,190 votes
- Meon Valley: Conservative, George Hollingbery, 35,624 votes
- New Forest East: Conservative, Julian Lewis, 32,162 votes
- New Forest West: Conservative, Desmond Swayne, 33,170 votes
- Portsmouth North: Conservative, Penny Mordaunt, 25,860 votes
- Portsmouth South: Labour, Stephen Morgan, 18,290 votes
- Romsey and Southampton North: Conservative, Caroline Nokes, 28,668 votes
- Southampton Itchen: Conservative, Royston Smith, 21,773 votes
- Southampton Test: Labour, Alan Whitehead, 27,509 votes
- Winchester: Conservative, Steve Brine, 29,729 votes
Full England results breakdown here.
Dr Julian Lewis retains New Forest East for the Conservatives.
Reporter, BBC Radio Solent
Counting underway at Applemore Leisure Centre in Hythe for the New Forest East and West constituencies.
There's been a lot happen across the south of England in the six weeks since the snap 2017 General Election was called.
The Green party and UKIP have entered into political alliances in Hampshire.
UKIP has said it is not standing in New Forest East or West constituencies to assist the Conservatives.
The Greens have stepped aside in Southampton Test to help Labour.
The New Forest East and West seats are currently held by the Tories and Labour holds the Southampton Test seat.
Nominations have now closed for prospective parliamentary candidates for the election on 8 June.
Here is a list of candidates for each constituency:
New Forest East:
- David Harrison, Liberal Democrats
- Julian Lewis, Conservatives
- Henry Mellor, Greens
- Julie Renyard, Labour
New Forest West:
- Jo Graham, Labour
- Des Hjerling, Pirate Party UK
- Janet Richards, Greens
- Terry Scriven, Liberal Democrats
- Demond Swayne, Conservatives
- Thomas Gravatt, Lib Dems
- Paul Holmes, Conservatives
- Keith Morrel, Independent
- Andrew Pope, Southampton Independents
- Alan Whitehead, Labour