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South Ribble general election results with new MP to be decided

Posted on - 4th July, 2024 - 10:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Politics, Preston News, South Ribble News
South Ribble hustings panel
South Ribble hustings panel

South Ribble’s new MP will be decided in the early hours of Friday morning.

Five candidates are standing in the constituency with all major parties represented but no independent candidates.

A hustings event we hosted last month focused staff morale in the NHS, difficulties for young people getting on the housing ladder, the prospect of an elected mayor for Lancashire, the A582 and more.

Read more: Live updates from our constituencies

Katherine Fletcher is the incumbent MP having been elected in 2019.

The result in South Ribble is expected to be confirmed at 3.00am and this article will be updated when that happens.

Candidates and results

Katherine Fletcher – Conservative and Unionist Party – 13,339

Paul Andrew Foster – Labour – 19,840 (elected)

Andy Hunter – Reform UK – 8,995

Stephani Karyim Mok – Green Party – 1,574

Ange Turner – Liberal Democrats – 2,972

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