Burnham-On-Sea’s new MP James Heappey was declared the winner of the General Election race in the Wells constituency on Friday May 8th.

The video above shows the moment that Mr Heappey was declared the winner to the sound of loud cheers from supporters.

We have the full count announcement plus the speeches from Mr Heappey and Liberal Democrat Tessa Munt.

Click here more for a full story about the result and the new MP