VIDEO: Sir Edward Leigh holds Gainsborough seat

Conservative MP Sir Edward Leigh has held his seat in Gainsborough for an eighth consecutive election term.

The 64-year-old polled 25,949 votes giving him a majority of 15,449.

Gainsborough election count 2015

Gainsborough election count 2015

Labour candidate David Prescott received 10,500 votes and UKIP candidate John Saxon got 7,727 votes.

Lib Dem candidate Lesley Rollings received 3,290 votes, Geoff Barnes of the Green Party got 1.290 and Lincolnshire Independent Chris Darcel received 505.

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