Results: 650 of 650 constituencies declared
|CON 307||LAB 258||LIB DEM 57||OTHER 28|
Conservative gain over Labour
|Top three parties at a glance|
|Swing: 2.37% from Labour to Conservative|
|Mike Weatherley||Conservative Elected||18,294||36.72|
|Paul Elgood||Liberal Democrat||11,240||22.56|
|Paul Perrin||UK Independence Party||1,206||2.42|
|Brian Ralfe||Independent 5||85||0.17|
GENERAL ELECTION 2010 – LIVE BLOG
GENERAL ELECTION 2010 – LATEST NEWS
1:10pm Tuesday 11th May 2010
Politicians across Sussex have been waking up to life after the General Election.
6:03am Friday 7th May 2010
Caroline Lucas became Britain's first Green Party MP after winning the Brighton Pavilion seat - plus more Sussex results.
1:59am Friday 7th May 2010
Today (Friday), we will be producing an exclusive election special edition of The Argus in Brighton and Hove featuring results and reaction from counts across Sussex, including the city's three seats which have already attracted interest from the national's media.
11:32am Thursday 6th May 2010
By Judith Townend
8:21am Thursday 6th May 2010
People are already casting their votes across Sussex after polling stations opened at 7am.
3:20pm Wednesday 5th May 2010
The presenters of News night, the Politics show and whatever lame coverage Meridian are dishing up, would like you to believe that the constituency of Brighton Pavilion is that rare and newsworthy event, a 4 way marginal. Now this isn't something that happens just off the main drag in Phuket, what the media are implying is that basically Pavilion, is a 4 horse political race.
1:20pm Wednesday 5th May 2010
So, with all this talk of balanced and hung parliaments, we thought we'd put together a duffers guide to explain what COULD happen tomorrow.
12:28pm Wednesday 5th May 2010
Candidates can choose not to tell voters where they live.
9:19am Wednesday 5th May 2010
A volunteer for the Liberal Democrats has been arrested on suspicion of vandalising and stealing Conservative campaign posters and signs in East Sussex, according to police.
8:44pm Monday 3rd May 2010
On Saturday 1 May in the parliamentary electorate of Brighton Pavilion, covering the town centre and stretching back in a funnel shape to the Downs at Devil's Dyke in the west and Sussex university in the east, three community correspondents headed out to the sunny streets to gauge the feelings of voters in Coldean, Patcham and Hanover.