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Live Blog: English election results. The Tories storm Hartlepool - gaining the seat with almost twice as many votes as Labour

2 monthes ago   |   By Conservative Home

8.30am
Paul Goodman reporting :
Jill Mortimer , the Conservative candidate, won 15,529 votes, and Paul Williams, the Labour one, gained 8,589. That's 51 per cent of the vote, a majority of almost 7000, and almost twice Labour's vote - and a swing of 16 per cent. It's the biggest percentage increase in a governing party's by-election vote share since the war. The turnout was a very considerable 58 per cent.
Labour held the seat by a majority of 3,595 over the Tories in 2019, and the party has held the seat since its creation in 1974.
Elsewhere, the Conservatives won Northumberland from no...
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Hartlepool by-election results LIVE - Boris Johnson's Tories beat Labour in historic result as Red Wall crumbles again

Hartlepool by-election results LIVE - Boris Johnson's Tories beat Labour in historic result as Red Wall crumbles again

2 monthes ago   |   By The Sun

BORIS Johnson has seized Hartlepool from Labour this morning on another seismic election night that will further redraw Britain's political map.
The Tories romped home in the North East town, winning it for the first time in more than 50 years in a huge blow to Sir Keir Starmer.
They overturned Labour's majority of 3,595 from 2019 to take the seat by a massive margin of 6,940.
There were cheers as Conservative candidate Jill Mortimer was announced the winner with 15,529 votes - well ahead of Labour's Paul Williams on 8,589.
The PM's party has also made huge gains in key council areas...
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Hartlepool by-election results: Who won?

Hartlepool by-election results: Who won?

2 monthes ago   |   By The Sun


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Tories take Hartlepool in historic Red Wall by-election victory

Tories take Hartlepool in historic Red Wall by-election victory

2 monthes ago   |   By The Telegraph


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London mayoral and UK local elections results 2021 LIVE: Labour all but concedes defeat in the Hartlepool by-election as votes counted following ‘Super Thursday'

2 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

Reaction and results after Thursday's elections in England, Scotland and Wales
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Elections 2021: Hartlepool byelection result due imminently with Labour already conceding defeat - live

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Reactions and all the latest results after Thursday's elections in Scotland, England and Wales 2021 elections: results for the English local, Scottish and Welsh polls When to expect results from Super Thursday elections 5.55am BST Good morning. We expected the Hartlepool byelection result to have been announced before the live blog launched this morning, but it has taken longer than expected and now we're in time for the declaration. As my colleague Josh Halliday reports, Labour has already all be conceded defeat. Related: Hartlepool byelection: Labour signals defeat ahead of official...
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Local elections results LIVE: Hartlepool by-election victory due for Tories as Labour ‘give up' on Red Wall seat

2 monthes ago   |   By The Sun

WELCOME to The Sun's Election 2021 live blog, where you'll find all the latest results news and updates on the largest local vote in decades.
Approximately 48 million people were able to cast a vote for about 4,650 positions of power today - a much larger number than usual after much of the voting was delayed last year due to covid.
Polls closed at 10pm Thursday evening and a standard election would see votes counted overnight and declared the following day.
But this year some counts won't take place until Friday or even Saturday this year with coronavirus measures expected to slow the...
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