General Election 2015: Ed Balls loses Morley and Outwood seat

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Ed Balls has lost his Morley and Outwood seat after losing to Conservative candidate Andrea Jenkyns.

He became one of the most high profile casualties of election night after he was beaten by Ms Jenkyns by 18,776 votes to 18,354 in - a majority of 422 - after a recount.

Election 2015.

Election 2015.


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Morley and Outwood result

Andrea Jenkyns (elected) Conservative Party 18,776

Ed Balls Labour Party 18,354

David Dews UK Independence Party 7,951

Rebecca Taylor Liberal Democrats 1,426

Martin Hemingway Green Party 1,264

Arnie Craven Yorkshire First 479