Knight Re-elected in East Yorkshire

Conservative candidate for East Yorkshire Sir Greg Knight has been re-elected by the people of East Yorkshire.

The final results saw Sir Greg receive 31,442 votes compared with his nearest rival from the Labour Party with 16,436 votes.

Sir Greg, who has been the MP for the area since 2001 said: “It is a great honour to be chosen again to represent the most beautiful area in the country”. He pledged to continue to campaign on issues important to local people.

In his speech following the announcement Sir Greg thanked the people of East Yorkshire and his local Conservative Party team.