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Six MEPs elected in the South West are Julie Girling and Ashley Fox (Conservative); William Dartmouth and Julia Reid (Ukip); Claire Moody (Labour); and Molly Scott Cato (Green).
Ukip had 31.6% of the votes in the South West. Conservatives had 29.1%; Labour 13.9%; Greens 11.5%; Lib Dems 10.7%
Based on votes coming in, Ukip are expected to take three out of the six South West seats.
Just in: Ukip well in the lead in Bournemouth with 14,926 votes. The Conservatives had 11,334 and Labour 4841.
Early indications are that Ukip are winning in Bournemouth and Poole. Poole result shows large lead for Ukip over Conservatives.
In North Dorset, Conservatives had 7398, Ukip 7362 and Green 2020.
Ukip polled 6047 in Weymouth and Portland, with the Conservatives on 4563 and Labour 3500.
In West Dorset, the Conservatives had 11,028 votes with Ukip on 9752 and Green with 4091.
Just in: Breakdown of votes in Poole: Conservatives 10,992; Ukip, 14,324; Lib Dems 3,862
Most of the Meridian area is in the South East region, but Wiltshire and Dorset are in the South West.