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  1. Yeovil: Conservative hold

    Marcus Fysh has been re-elected as the MP for Yeovil, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Mick Clark by 16,181 votes, 1,458 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Terry Ledlie of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Diane Wood came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 0.2 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 59,000 people, 71.9% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Three of the six candidates, Diane Wood (Green), Tony Capozzoli (independent) and Tom Fox (Constitution and Reform Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  2. 'Honour of my life': Jack Lopresti on Filton and Bradley Stoke win

    Conservative MP Jack Lopresti has been talking about his fourth win in a row in Filton and Bradley Stoke.

    He said it was the "honour of my life to represent this area".

    “I believe this is the highest number of votes I have ever had and I am very honoured that they have asked me to serve this great constituency for the fourth time.

    “I think the British people wanted clarity, they wanted a government with a majority for stability and clearly to deliver Brexit.

    “That’s what we are going to do. I truly believe we will get a great Brexit deal and our best days are ahead of us.”

    Labour's Mhairi Threlfall said: “We may not have won this election but we certainly haven’t lost.

    “There is a lot of hope still.”

    Chris Skidmore, Luke Hall and Jack Lopresti
    Image caption: Lopresti (right) was one of three Tories to retain their seats in South Glos alongside Chris Skidmore (left) and Luke Hall
  3. Somerset North: Conservative hold

    Liam Fox has been re-elected as the MP for Somerset North, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Hannah Young by 17,536 votes, 433 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Ashley Cartman of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Phil Neve came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 0.4 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 62,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    One of the four candidates, Phil Neve (Green) lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  4. Devizes: Conservative hold

    Danny Kruger has been elected MP for Devizes, meaning that the Conservative Party holds the seat with an increased majority.

    The new MP beat Liberal Democrat Jo Waltham by 23,993 votes. This was more than Claire Perry’s 21,136 vote majority in the 2017 general election.

    Rachael Schneider of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Emma Dawnay came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 0.6 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 51,000 people, 69.4% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    All four candidates keep their deposits, after receiving more than 5% of the votes.

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  5. Tewkesbury: Conservative hold

    Laurence Robertson has been re-elected as the MP for Tewkesbury, with a decreased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Alex Hegenbarth by 22,410 votes, 164 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Lara Chaplin of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Cate Cody came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 0.3 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 61,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    One of the four candidates, Cate Cody (Green) lost her £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  6. Salisbury: Conservative hold

    John Glen has been re-elected as the MP for Salisbury, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Victoria Charleston by 19,736 votes, 2,403 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Tom Corbin of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Rick Page came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 1.1 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 54,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Two of the five candidates, Rick Page (Green) and King Arthur Pendragon (independent) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  8. Weston-super-Mare: Conservative hold

    Conservative MP John Penrose has won re-election in his Weston-super-Mare seat with an increased majority.

    The Conservative MP beat Labour's Tim Taylor by 17,121 votes, 5,577 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Patrick Keating of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Suneil Basu came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 1.3 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 56,000 people, roughly two-thirds of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    One of the four candidates, Mr Basu lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  9. Cheltenham: Conservative hold

    Alex Chalk has been re-elected as the MP for Cheltenham, with a decreased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Max Wilkinson by 981 votes, less than half the majority at the 2017 election.

    George Penny of the Labour Party came third and the Monster Raving Loony Party's George Ridgeon came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 1 percentage point since the last general election.

    More than 59,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Two of the four candidates, George Penny (Labour) and George Ridgeon (Monster Raving Loony Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  10. Richard Graham: 'Massive honour of a fourth term'

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    Video caption: Conservative candidate Richard Graham shares his reaction to his victory.
  11. Bridgwater & West Somerset: Conservative hold

    Conservative Ian Liddell-Grainger has been re-elected as the MP for Bridgwater & West Somerset, with an increased majority.

    Mr Liddell-Grainger beat Labour's Oliver Thornton by 24,439 votes, 8,991 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Bill Revans of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Mickie Ritchie came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 2.3 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 58,000 people, roughly two-thirds of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Two of the five candidates, Mr Ritchie and Farès Moussa (Liberal Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  12. Taunton Deane: Conservative hold

    Rebecca Pow has been re-elected as the MP for Taunton Deane, with a decreased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Gideon Amos by 11,700 votes, 4,187 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Liam Canham of the Labour Party came third and independent candidate John Hunt came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 1.9 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 64,000 people, 71.9% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    One of the four candidates, John Hunt (independent) lost his £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  13. Wells: Conservative hold

    James Heappey has been re-elected as the MP for Wells, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Tessa Munt by 9,991 votes, 2,409 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Kama McKenzie of the Labour Party came third and independent candidate Dave Dobbs came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 0.6 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 62,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Two of the five candidates, Dave Dobbs (independent) and Susie Quatermass (Motherworld Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  14. Kingswood: Conservative hold

    Chris Skidmore has been re-elected as the MP for Kingswood, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Labour's Nicola Bowden-Jones by 11,220 votes, 3,720 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Dine Romero of the Liberal Democrats came third and the Green Party's Joseph Evans came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 1.2 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 49,000 people, 71.5% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    Two of the five candidates, Joseph Evans (Green) and Angelika Cowell (Animal Welfare Party) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  15. Wiltshire North: Conservative hold

    James Gray has been re-elected as the MP for Wiltshire North, with a decreased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Brian Mathew by 17,626 votes, 5,251 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Jon Fisher of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Bonnie Jackson came fourth.

    Voter turnout was down by 0.5 percentage points since the last general election.

    Nearly 55,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    One of the four candidates, Bonnie Jackson (Green) lost her £500 deposit after failing to win 5% of the vote.

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  16. The Cotswolds: Conservative hold

    Geoffrey Clifton-Brown has been re-elected as the MP for The Cotswolds with a decreased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Liz Webster by 20,214 votes, 5,285 votes less than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Alan MacKenzie of the Labour Party came third and the Green Party's Sabrina Poole came fourth.

    Voter turnout was up by 0.4 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 61,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    All four candidates keep their deposits, after receiving more than 5% of the votes.

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  17. Thornbury & Yate: Conservative hold

    Luke Hall has been re-elected as the MP for Thornbury & Yate, with an increased majority.

    The Conservative candidate beat Liberal Democrat Claire Young by 12,369 votes, 298 more votes than the majority at the 2017 election.

    Rob Logan of the Labour Party came third.

    Voter turnout was up by 0.5 percentage points since the last general election.

    More than 52,000 people, roughly three-quarters of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.

    All three candidates keep their deposits, after receiving more than 5% of the votes.

    This story was created using some automation.