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East Lancashire general election news

NOT IN RUNNING: Blackburn MP Jack Straw

Jack Straw rules himself out of Labour leadership contest

Prime Minister unveils his Cabinet

Prime Minister David Cameron (right) and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg hold their first joint press conference in the Downing Street garden

Conservative and Lib Dem coalition takes shape

Jake Berry

Introducing East Lancashire's four new MPs

VICTORY: Gordon Birtwistle celebrates Thursday night’s

Burnley's new Lib Dem MP backs Conservatives pact

Election 2010: 'Serious concerns' after voters turned away

‘Swat teams’ prevent East Lancs polling station problems

LABOUR LOSERS: Rossendale’s Janet Anderson, Pendle’s Gordon Prentice and Burnley’s Julie Cooper

Labour party reflects on three East Lancashire losses

JUBILANT: Jake Berry celebrates

Conservatives seize Rossendale & Darwen

OVERWHELMED: Graham Jones beams at his victory

Dream result for Hyndburn Labour candidate

CELEBRATION: A delighted Jack Straw celebrates with Labour supporters after he increased his majority

Jack Straw romps home in Blackburn

HAPPY MOOD: Nigel Evans enjoys another victorious election night

Evans again as Tories hold Ribble Valley

Lindsay Hoyle with wife Cath

Labour's Lindsay Hoyle holds Chorley after recount

Gordon Birtwistle

Labour lose Burnley to Lib Dems

OUSTED: Gordon Prentice

Conservatives take Pendle from Labour

Lancashire Telegraph live election blog

Replay the Lancashire Telegraph election blog

POLLING STATION: Voters at Padiham Baptist Church

VIDEO: East Lancashire goes to the polls

East Lancashire campaign diary: polling day

East Lancashire campaign diary: polling day

WEB CHAT: Labour candidate Jack Straw answers your questions

Lancashire Telegraph readers quiz Blackburn candidates

ELECTION ISSUE: Nicola Marsden, Simone Khan and Jade Mason

Did East Lancs suffragettes campaign for vote in vain?

East Lancashire campaign diary: 1 day to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 1 day to go

WALKABOUT: Shadow Home Secretary Chris Grayling with Karen Buckley (centre), Conservative candidate for Hyndburn, chatting to shop owners, from left, Brenda Bottomley, Carol Monteverde and Rob Morris

Crime on agenda on Tory's Hyndburn and Haslingden visit

Election 2010: hung drawn or quartered - your guide to what will happen next

Election 2010 guide to a hung parliament

VISIT: Tony Blair in Darwen today

VIDEO: Tony Blair visits Darwen

CLAIM: Afzal Anwar

Pendle Labour candidate stakes £1k on schooling row with rival

‘STUDY PROGRAMME’:

Row over Pendle Tories using East Europeans to deliver leaflets

East Lancashire campaign diary: 2 days to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 2 days to go

TORY CANDIDATE: Michael Law-Riding

Row over Conservative 'atrocities' leaflet in Blackburn

Daily East Lancashire election poll

Daily East Lancashire election poll

East Lancashire campaign diary: 3 days to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 3 days to go

CAMPAIGN TRAIL: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg with party candidate Gordon Birtwistle

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg visits Burnley

East Lancashire campaign diary: 4 days to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 5 days to go

The fight to be next Rossendale and Darwen MP

The fight to be next Rossendale and Darwen MP

QUIZZED: Ken Clarke answers questions  at the Globe Centre

Ken Clarke’s flying visit to Accrington to talk business

VISIT: Conservative candidate Andrew Stephenson, Bob Brownridge and George Osbourne during the visit to Weston Electrical, Foulridge

Shadow Chancellor gets a taste of life in Lancashire

KEY ISSUES: Accrington town centre

The fight to be next Hyndburn MP

East Lancashire campaign diary: 5 days to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 5 days to go

Straw soapbox arrives in Accrington

Straw soapbox arrives in Accrington

FILM: Darwen rock band Outsider

Darwen band: Don’t waste the day - vote!

COMMENTS: Gordon Brown speaks to local resident Gillian Duffy in Rochdale

Gordon Brown calls woman 'bigoted' on North West visit

BELLWETHER: The town hall in Chorley

The fight to be next Chorley MP

The fight to be next Pendle MP

The fight to be next Pendle MP

East Lancashire campaign diary: 6 days to go

East Lancashire campaign diary: 6 days to go

VISIT: John Healey is shown the area by Gordon Prentice.

Housing minister on whistle-stop Burnley visit

JOBS DEBATE: The Bishop of Burnley  with candidates Julie Cooper, Richard Ali and Gordon Birtwistle before the hustings at Burnley St Stephen’s Church

Burnley candidates clash over aerospace jobs at hustings

DECISION TIME: The candidates

Blackburn candidates clash in college debate

More than 20,000 votes cast in Chorley already

Accrington headteacher backing Tory plans for schools

EXTENDED VISIT: Agent Lord Greaves

Row over schooling of Pendle election candidate's sons in Pakistan

RACE FOR BURNLEY: the town's skyline

The fight to be next Burnley MP

RACE FOR BLACKBURN:  Town centre skyline

The fight to be next Blackburn MP

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