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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Warrington South

Parliamentary constituency
LAB GAIN FROM CON LAB GAIN FROM CON

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Faisal Rashid Votes 29,994 header_vote_share 48.4 Net percentage change in seats +9.3
Party

CON

Conservative

David Mowat Votes 27,445 header_vote_share 44.3 Net percentage change in seats +0.6
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Bob Barr Votes 3,339 header_vote_share 5.4 Net percentage change in seats -0.2
Party

IND

Independent

John Boulton Votes 1,217 header_vote_share 2.0 Net percentage change in seats +2.0

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

2,549

Turnout

72.4%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 48.4
Conservative 44.3
Liberal Democrat 5.4
Independent 2.0

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+9.3
Independent
+2.0
Conservative
+0.6
Liberal Democrat
-0.2

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Warrington South: Labour gain from Conservative

Election graphic
BBC

Only four seats change hands in the North West

Well after all that, very few seats have changed hands here in the North West of England.

The biggest changes came in Cheshire where Labour gained two seats, taking Warrington South and Weaver Vale from the Conservatives.

In Greater Manchester they also took the highly marginal Bury North from the Tories.

Over in Merseyside the Lib Dems lost their only seat when Southport turned Tory blue.

And it's a case of "as you were" across the whole of Lancashire.

'I'm over the moon' says winning Labour candidate

Labour's Faisal Rashid seems to have been watching too much Match Of The Day, judging by his post-victory interview in Warrington South.

Faisal Rashid
BBC

"I'm over the moon - we used to have this seat for 18 years and we have won it back," he said.

Was his Tory opponent as "sick as a parrot", I wonder?

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Results

Conservative
, with candidate David Mowat
, have the following results:
  • 25,928 total votes taken.
  • 43.7% share of the total vote
  • +7.9% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Nick Bent
, have the following results:
  • 23,178 total votes taken.
  • 39.1% share of the total vote
  • +6.1% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Mal Lingley
, have the following results:
  • 4,909 total votes taken.
  • 8.3% share of the total vote
  • +5.3% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Bob Barr
, have the following results:
  • 3,335 total votes taken.
  • 5.6% share of the total vote
  • -21.9% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Stephanie Davies
, have the following results:
  • 1,765 total votes taken.
  • 3.0% share of the total vote
  • +2.2% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Kevin Bennett
, have the following results:
  • 238 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.4% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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