The 13 MPs who voted against an early general election

Tellers approach the speaker to announce the result of a vote by MPs in the House of Commons, London, as they cleared the way for a general election on June 8, voting by 522 to 13 to authorise an early poll. PIC: PA
Tellers approach the speaker to announce the result of a vote by MPs in the House of Commons, London, as they cleared the way for a general election on June 8, voting by 522 to 13 to authorise an early poll. PIC: PA
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Thirteen MPs - including nine Labour - voted against Prime Minister Theresa May’s motion calling for an early general election.

This included Labour’s Ronnie Campbell (Blyth Valley), Ann Clwyd (Cynon Valley), Paul Farrelly (Newcastle-under-Lyme), Jim Fitzpatrick (Poplar and Limehouse), Clive Lewis (Norwich South), Fiona Mactaggart (Slough), Liz McInnes (Heywood and Middleton), Dennis Skinner (Bolsover) and Graham Stringer (Blackley and Broughton).

Three independents: Lady Hermon (North Down), Natalie McGarry (Glasgow East) and Michelle Thomson (Edinburgh West).

One SDLP: Alasdair McDonnell (Belfast South).

SDLP MPs Margaret Ritchie (South Down) and Mark Durkan (Foyle) acted as tellers for the noes.

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