The results of the eight North West MEPs are:
3 Labour: T.Griffin, A. Khan, J. Ward
3 UKIP: P. Nuttall, L. Bours, S. Woolfe
2 Conservative: J. Foster, S. Karim
Labour topped the ballots with 594,063 votes. UKIP followed with 481,932 votes.
Both the Liberal Democrats and the BNP have lost their only seats in the region.
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