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Labour wins Blackpool South by-election

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Labour wins Blackpool South by-election

Labour wins Blackpool South by-election

Labour has won the Blackpool South parliamentary by-election, with Chris Webb securing 10,825 votes, a majority of 7,607.

The contest was triggered by the resignation of former Tory MP Scott Benton following a lobbying scandal.

The Tories avoided the humiliation of coming third in Blackpool South, but finished just 117 votes ahead of Reform UK.

Report by Covellm.

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