Jill Mortimer, Hartlepool's newly elected Conservative MP, speaking to reporters this morning.

12 pictures of Jill Mortimer on her first day as Hartlepool MP as Boris Johnson returns to town

Hartlepool has elected its first Conservative MP in 57 years.

Friday, 7th May 2021, 2:44 pm

Jill Mortimer received 15,529 votes in a win which has been described as a “shattering” result for Labour.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was also in Hartlepool on Friday afternoon to celebrate the victory.

Here are nine photos of Mrs Mortimer on her first day as Hartlepool MP.

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