Victory for Charlotte Leslie

Charlotte Leslie this morning became the new MP for Bristol North West, the constituency neighbouring Clifton Conservatives. After a long wait at Bristol City’s Ashton Gate stadium, Charlotte was confirmed as the winner at 5.30am.

Charlotte said: “”It feels absolutely fantastic to be Bristol North West’s new MP. It’s now an enormous responsibility, not just to meet expectations but to exceed them. I can’t wait to roll my sleeves up and really get to work.

“I want to say a huge thank you to everyone who voted for me. I won’t let you down.”

Here are the full results:

Charlotte Leslie (Conservative) 19,115 (38%)
Paul Harrod (Liberal Democrat) 15,841 (31.5%)
Sam Townend (Labour) 13,059 (25.9%)