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Rossendale & DarwenParliamentary constituency
- Votes: 27,570
- Vote share %: 56.5
- Vote share change: +5.6
- Votes: 18,048
- Vote share %: 37.0
- Vote share change: -7.5
Liberal DemocratPaul Valentine
- Votes: 2,011
- Vote share %: 4.1
- Vote share change: +1.0
- Votes: 1,193
- Vote share %: 2.4
- Vote share change: +0.8
Change compared with 2017
- CON majority: 9,522
- Registered voters: 72,771
- Change since 2017: -2.1
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Jake Berry has been re-elected as the MP for Rossendale & Darwen, with an increased majority.
The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Alyson Barnes by 9,522 votes, more than double the majority at the 2017 election.
Paul Valentine of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Sarah Hall came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 2.1 percentage points since the last general election.
Nearly 49,000 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.
Two of the four candidates, Paul Valentine (Liberal Democrat) and Sarah Hall (Green) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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Jake Berry has been re-elected as Conservative MP for Rossendale and Darwen with an increased majority of 9,522 - up 6,306 from last time.
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