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

Romford

Parliamentary constituency

CON HOLD

Results

  1. Conservative
    Andrew Rosindell
    • Votes: 30,494
    • Vote share %: 64.6
    • Vote share change: +5.2
  2. Labour
    Angelina Leatherbarrow
    • Votes: 12,601
    • Vote share %: 26.7
    • Vote share change: -5.1
  3. Liberal Democrat
    Ian Sanderson
    • Votes: 2,708
    • Vote share %: 5.7
    • Vote share change: +3.3
  4. Green
    David Hughes
    • Votes: 1,428
    • Vote share %: 3.0
    • Vote share change: +1.4

Change compared with 2017

Turnout

  • CON majority: 17,893
  • Registered voters: 72,350
  • % share:
    65.3%
  • Change since 2017: -2.7

Vote share

Party % share
Conservative 64.6%
Labour 26.7%
Liberal Democrat 5.7%
Green 3.0%

Vote share change since 2017

  • Conservative +5.2 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +3.3 Gained
  • Green +1.4 Gained
  • Labour -5.1 Lost

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Romford: Conservative hold

Andrew Rosindell has been re-elected as the MP for Romford, with an increased majority.

The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Angelina Leatherbarrow by 17,893 votes, 4,115 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

Ian Sanderson of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's David Hughes came fourth.

Voter turnout was down by 2.7 percentage points since the last general election.

More than 47,000 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.

One of the four candidates, David Hughes (Green) lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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Romford: Conservative hold

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