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

Glasgow East

Parliamentary constituency



  1. Scottish National Party
    David Linden
    • Votes: 18,357
    • Vote share %: 47.7
    • Vote share change: +8.9
  2. Labour
    Kate Watson
    • Votes: 12,791
    • Vote share %: 33.2
    • Vote share change: -5.3
  3. Conservative
    Thomas Kerr
    • Votes: 5,709
    • Vote share %: 14.8
    • Vote share change: -4.0
  4. Liberal Democrat
    James Harrison
    • Votes: 1,626
    • Vote share %: 4.2
    • Vote share change: +2.7

Change compared with 2017


  • SNP majority: 5,566
  • Registered voters: 67,381
  • % share:
  • Change since 2017: +2.5

Vote share

Party % share
Scottish National Party 47.7%
Labour 33.2%
Conservative 14.8%
Liberal Democrat 4.2%

Vote share change since 2017

  • Scottish National Party +8.9 Gained
  • Liberal Democrat +2.7 Gained
  • Conservative -4.0 Lost
  • Labour -5.3 Lost

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Glasgow count wraps up after SNP clean sweep

Tonight's winner in Glasgow was definitely the SNP, holding six and gaining one seat to take all seven that were up for grabs.

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Glasgow goes yellow as SNP win all seven seats

A clean sweep in Glasgow for the SNP is confirmed as the party holds Glasgow South.

Stewart McDonald held the seat with an increased majority of 6,978.

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Glasgow East: Scottish National Party hold

David Linden has been re-elected as the MP for Glasgow East, with a significantly increased majority.

The Scottish National Party candidate beat Labour's Kate Watson by 5,566 votes, more than double the majority at the 2017 election.

Thomas Kerr of the Conservative Party came third and Liberal Democrat James Harrison came fourth.

Voter turnout was up by 2.5 percentage points since the last general election.

More than 38,000 people, 57.1% 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, James Harrison (Liberal Democrat), lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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SNP hold Glasgow East

The SNP has held Glasgow East and increased its majority.

David Linden held onto the seat with a majority of 5,566.

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'Labour mood not great' in Glasgow

Labour not feeling good at Glasgow count, with expectations of a tactical vote swing not materialising.

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All seven Glasgow counts started

Lots of activity at the SEC as the counts for seven constituencies in Glasgow get under way.

Here's Glasgow Central, where the SNP's Alison Thewliss is looking to keep her seat.

Follow our man at the count Finlay Duncan on Twitter (@FinlayD) for more shots of the count in Glasgow.

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Last of ballot boxes arrive in Glasgow

The final few ballot boxes have arrived at the SEC in Glasgow.

There's seven constituencies to be counted here.

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