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Biggest upsets in General Election 2017: Which high profile figures have lost their seat?

Conservative minister Jane Ellison and SNP figurehead Angus Robertson have both lost their seats. Credit: PA

A night of political shocks has seen a number of high profile figures lose their seats in the House of Commons.

Here's who has suffered defeat so far:

  • Former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond
Former SNP leader Alex Salmond lost his Gordon seat to the Conservatives.
  • Former Lib Dem leader and deputy prime minister Nick Clegg
Former deputy PM Nick Clegg lost to Labour in Sheffield Hallam.
  • Junior government minister Jane Ellison
Jane Ellison, who served as public health minister, was defeated by Labour's Marsha de Cordova in Battersea.
  • SNP Westminster leader Angus Robertson
Angus Robertson lost his Moray seat to Conservative Douglas Ross.