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Election for the constituency of Sedgefield on 12 December 2019

An election to the 58th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Sedgefield, held as part of the general election on 12 December 2019.

Conservative gain from Labour by Paul Howell with a majority of 4,513 - 10.9% - on a turnout of 64.6%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
HOWELL, Paul Con 19,609 47.2% 8.4%
WILSON, Phil Lab 15,096 36.3% -17.1%
BULL, David BRX 3,518 8.5% -
WELSH, Dawn LD 1,955 4.7% 2.8%
FURNESS, John Green 994 2.4% 0.7%
JOYCE, Michael Ind 394 0.9% -

An electorate of 64,325, having a valid vote count of 41,566 and an invalid vote count of 98.

Result declared at 03:25 on 13 December 2019. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.