Wakefield by-election result: Labour defeat Tories to retake seat

Wakefield by-election result: Labour defeat Tories to retake seat.

Wakefield by-election result, Labour, Tories

Minutes after the declaration in Wakefield, the Liberal Democrats took Tiverton and Honiton in Devon from the Conservatives, overturning a majority of more than 24,000.

It takes the total number of Labour MPs in the House of Commons to 200, with the nights two by-election results meaning Prime Minister Boris Johnsons majority has fallen to 68.

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