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Blaenau GwentParliamentary constituency
- Votes: 14,862
- Vote share %: 49.2
- Vote share change: -8.8
The Brexit PartyRichard Taylor
- Votes: 6,215
- Vote share %: 20.6
- Vote share change: +20.6
- Votes: 5,749
- Vote share %: 19.0
- Vote share change: +4.3
Plaid CymruPeredur Owen Griffiths
- Votes: 1,722
- Vote share %: 5.7
- Vote share change: -15.5
Liberal DemocratChelsea-Marie Annett
- Votes: 1,285
- Vote share %: 4.3
- Vote share change: +3.3
- Votes: 386
- Vote share %: 1.3
- Vote share change: +1.3
Change compared with 2017
- LAB majority: 8,647
- Registered voters: 50,736
- Change since 2017: -3.7
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Nick Smith has been re-elected as the MP for Blaenau Gwent, with a decreased majority.
The Labour candidate beat the Brexit Party's Richard Taylor by 8,647 votes, 3,260 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.
Laura Jones of the Conservative Party came third and Plaid Cymru's Peredur Owen Griffiths came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 3.7 percentage points since the last general election.
More than 30,000 people, 59.6% 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 six candidates, Chelsea-Marie Annett (Liberal Democrat) and Stephen Priestnall (Green) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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Labour's Nick Smith has been elected as the MP for Blaenau Gwent.
Blaenau Gwent's Labour AM, Welsh Government minister Alun Davies says if the exit poll forecast is correct and the Tories fail to win an overall majority, it would mean "Theresa May has no mandate" and that she "would have to resign in the morning".