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General Election 2017: Labour landslide in Hounslow as Ruth Cadbury and Seema Malhotra retain seats

The Brentford and Isleworth and Feltham and Heston constituencies were both held by Labour

Labour have come out on top in the borough of Hounslow , as Labour's Ruth Cadbury and Seema Malhotra, also of the Labour Party , held their seats.

The result for Brentford and Isleworth was announced first, with cheers erupting as Labour's Ruth Cadbury was announced as the winner with 35,364 votes, next to Conservative Mary Macleod's 23,182, with Joe Bourke of the Liberal Democrats winning 3,083 votes.

Ruth Cadbury's win is considerably larger than in the last General Election, when she only defeated Mary Macleod by 465 votes.

Labour's Ruth Cadbury holds her seat in Brentford and Isleworth

Following the result, Ruth Cadbury told getwestlondon she was "elated" and "exhausted".

She added: "First steps, get a decent night's sleep, clear out all the stuff from the election, looking forward to welcoming new colleagues next week in Westminster."

The final turnout for the Brentford and Isleworth count was 72.55%.

In Feltham and Heston, it was a landslide victory, with Labour's Seema Malhotra winning with 32,462 votes.

Labour's Seema Malhotra is elected for Feltham and Heston

She spoke to getwestlondon following the win: "I'm feeling really overwhelmed actually, that was an incredible result and more than we might have ever expected and I think it just shows what people really are voting for, which is a very different future from what the Tories are giving."

Samir Jassal, of the Conservative Party, won a total of 16,859 votes, making the winning margin a massive 15,603.

Standing for the Liberal Democrats was Hina Malik, who won 1,387 votes, with UKIP'S Stuart Agnew gaining 1,510 and Tony Firkins, of the Green Party winning 809 votes.

The final turnout for the Feltham and Heston count was 65.03%

Labour have held the seat since 1992.

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