Election 2019: How the night unfolded across the UK

There were cheers and tears as seats were won and lost in the House of Commons.

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There was a night of high drama as the UK went to the polls on December 12.

While the biggest winners were the Conservatives, as they claimed a landslide win, the SNP were dominant in Scotland.

However, it was a bad night for Labour and the Liberal Democrats, whose leader Jo Swinson lost her seat.