Labour’s Helen Hayes keeps Dulwich and West Norwood seat

Josh Salisbury (13 December, 2019)

Helen Hayes has successfully defended her Dulwich and West Norwood constituency

33663Helen Hayes, MP for Dulwich and West Norwood

Helen Hayes has kept Dulwich and West Norwood tonight, with a 27,000 majority.

The result marks a clean sweep of Labour holds for all three of Southwark’s seats, after Labour also held onto Bermondsey and Old Southwark and Dulwich and West Norwood.

Labour achieved 36, 521 votes in the seat; Conservatives 9160; Greens 9211; UKIP 73; Christian Peoples Alliance 242; and Brexit Party 571.

Speaking to voters from the podium at the count in Lambeth, Hayes reportedly said: “This is a devastating night for the Labour Party and our country but I will continue to work hard every day to stand up against whatever horrors Boris’s government brings.”

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