Tony Cunningham represented the people of Workington in many different roles over the years. He decided not to seek re-election earlier this month after 14 years in Parliament. He's been telling Matthew Taylor why the time was right to call it a day.
Results and percentages from the Workington count in detail. Sue Hayman took the seat for Labour, making her Cumbria's first female MP.Read the full story ›
- Sue Hayman Labour 16,282
- Mark Jenkinson UKIP 7538
- Rozila Kana Conservative 11,596
- Jill Perry Green Party 1,149
- Phill Roberts Liberal Democrats 1,708
- Ballots rejected 232
38,695 people voted in Workington that's 66.14%. #GE2015
Our profile on the MP elected by Workington, Sue HaymanRead the full story ›
"The exit polls are disappointing but I prefer to wait for the results."
"I think it is a fantastic achievement if the exit polls are right. It will put us leading and able to secure the economic future of the Uk"
According to our reporter at the count in Workington, all ballot boxes for the constituency have now arrived.