General Election 2019 result sees Conservative Andrew Jones retain his Harrogate & Knaresborough seat

Andrew Jones has been re-elected for a fourth term as MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, beating Liberal Democrat challenger Judith Rogerson, and Labour’s Mark Sewards.

Friday, 13th December 2019, 2:07 am
Updated Friday, 13th December 2019, 2:14 am
Conservative candidate Andrew Jones has been re-elected for Harrogate & Knaresborough.
Conservative candidate Andrew Jones has been re-elected for Harrogate & Knaresborough.

Constituents elected Mr Jones with a 9,675 vote majority as he gained 29,962 votes against his nearest rival Judith Rogerson on 20,287.

Labour's Mark Sewards took 5,480 votes and Kieron George of the Yorkshire Party 1,208.

A look back at 2017's General Election results for Harrogate and Knaresborough:

* Conservative: 31,477 (55.5 per cent)

* Lib Dems: 13,309 (23.5 per cent)

* Labour: 11,395 (20.1 per cent)

* Independent: 559 (1 per cent)