Labour’s Emma Lewell-Buck holds South Shields in General Election

Emma Lewell-Buck.
Emma Lewell-Buck.

SITTING South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck has held her seat.

Ms Lewell-Buck was declared winner at the count at Temple Park Leisure Centre.

Full results:

Emma Lewell-Buck, Labour, 18,589

Norman Dennis, Ukip: 7,975

Robert Oliver, Conservative: 6,021

Shirley Ford, Green: 1,614

Lisa Nightingale, Independent: 1,427

Gita Gordon, Lib Dems: 639