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These are the answers to the questions everybody's asking about the General Election

We answer some of the popular questions asked during election night so far, according to Google Trends

Wolverhampton - bottom of prosperity table

General Election 2017: These are all the MPs in the Black Country

No party has emerged with an overall majority meaning the incumbent Conservative Government stays in office

Why the General Election has made your holiday more expensive

Experts are saying there is "no panic yet"

General Election 2017: These are all the MPs in the West Midlands

The vote resulted in a hung parliament and questions over whether Theresa May will remain

These are Birmingham's MPs

General Election 2017: These are all the MPs in Birmingham

The Labour Party easily brushed aside the Tories in Birmingham

Ten Downing Street

It's a hung parliament: How long will it take to form a Government?

There are lots of difficult discussions to take place now

MP Jess Phillips

General Election 2017: Parliament will have highest ever number of female MPs

The previous high of 191 women elected in a single general election, which occurred in 2015, has also been beaten

General Election 2017: Theresa May to make statement at 10am today

May's future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn with Saffiyah Khan and Steve Coogan at the rally in Birminghm

Election result: Can Jeremy Corbyn now become Prime Minister?

Following Theresa May's election disaster there's talk that Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn could become Prime Minister

Prime Minister Theresa May makes a statement in Downing Street

General Election 2017: It's a hung parliament - so what happens next?

Theresa May's future as Prime Minister is in doubt

Business Secretary Vince Cable at the official opening of the Advanced Propulsion Centre at Warwick University, Coventry

These are all the Liberal Democrat MPs after the 2017 General Election

Labour was heading for 260 seats, the Liberal Democrats for 14, the Scottish National Party 34, Plaid Cymru three and Greens one

General Election 2017: What we know so far

Here is how a night that may put Jeremy Corbyn in No 10 unfolded

General Election 2017: How the newspaper front pages look today

The exit poll dominated the newspaper front pages

Daughter of Indian bus driver becomes UK's first female Sikh MP

Labour held Edgbaston with 24,124 votes and increased their majority to 6,917

Jack Dromey

Erdington MP lays into Theresa May after securing huge win

Erdington was a key target for the Conservatives and emblematic of their battle to for the working class vote

Liam Byrne Labour retains his Hodge Hill seat in the 2015 General Election

Birmingham has 'rejected Theresa May' claims Liam Byrne

“We have seen an emphatic rejection of Theresa May’s Conservatives,” he said.

Hall Green MP calls for Theresa May to resign after win

Roger Godsiff make the demand after securing a massive win in his Hall Green constituency

Birmingham Yardley MP Jess Phillips interviewed by Channel 4 News

Jess Phillips lays into rival John Hemming after General Election victory

The outspoken MP was, well, outspoken

Richard Burden

Northfield MP calls for new approach to politics after election win

Richard Burden was under major pressure - now he wants a new politics

The Sandwell General Election count

General Election 2017: Every result from the West Midlands

The Labour Party easily brushed aside the Tories in Birmingham

Videos & Photos

Aston Expressway will be closed over weekends this summer

Aston Expressway to close for SEVEN weekends in a row

Goscote Lodge Crescent had only just been cleaned up after an earlier fly-tipping problem.

'Fly-tipping epidemic in Birmingham MUST be stopped' - here's why

DUP leader Arlene Foster at the Belfast election count.

Conservatives agree £1 billion deal with the DUP to keep Theresa May in power

In This Week's Paper


Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor