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

Newcastle upon Tyne North

Parliamentary constituency

LAB HOLD

Results

  1. Labour
    Catherine McKinnell
    • Votes: 21,354
    • Vote share %: 45.4
    • Vote share change: -9.9
  2. Conservative
    Mark Lehain
    • Votes: 15,589
    • Vote share %: 33.2
    • Vote share change: -0.8
  3. Liberal Democrat
    Nicholas Cott
    • Votes: 4,357
    • Vote share %: 9.3
    • Vote share change: +4.0
  4. The Brexit Party
    Richard Ogden
    • Votes: 4,331
    • Vote share %: 9.2
    • Vote share change: +9.2
  5. Green
    Alistair Ford
    • Votes: 1,368
    • Vote share %: 2.9
    • Vote share change: +1.8

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • LAB majority: 5,765
  • Registered voters: 68,486
  • % share:
    68.6%
  • Change since 2017: -4.5

Vote share

Party % share
Labour 45.4%
Conservative 33.2%
Liberal Democrat 9.3%
The Brexit Party 9.2%
Green 2.9%

Vote share change since 2017

  • The Brexit Party +9.2 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +4.0 Gained
  • Green +1.8 Gained
  • Conservative -0.8 Lost
  • Labour -9.9 Lost

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BreakingLabour holds Newcastle North

Catherine McKinnell holds her Newcastle North seat for Labour, but again with a reduced majority for the party.

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Newcastle Upon Tyne North: Labour hold

Catherine McKinnell has been re-elected as the MP for Newcastle Upon Tyne North, with a decreased majority.

The Labour candidate beat Conservative Mark Lehain by 5,765 votes, 4,584 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

Nicholas Cott of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Brexit Party's Richard Ogden came fourth.

Voter turnout was down by 4.5 percentage points since the last general election.

Nearly 47,000 people, 68.6% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

One of the five candidates, Alistair Ford (Green) lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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More than half of ballot boxes in Newcastle already

Ruth Holliday

BBC Newcastle

The boxes are arriving at the Newcastle count.

The 127 ballot boxes will be counted by 283 count assistants with 475 staff overall at Northumbria University Sport Central.

They include 30 students from Northumbria University acting as runners

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Newcastle North: Labour hold

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