Goldsmith takes Richmond Park

CONSERVATIVE Zac Goldsmith has won the Richmond Park seat after defeating Liberal Democrat Susan Kramer.

The Tory billionaire won 29,461 votes against Kramer’s 25,370 in the West London seat.

He said: "We held a very positive straight campaign. It comes down to positive, hard work."

Kramer said on her defeat: “You have chosen someone else and that’s the way it goes.”

Meanwhile Harriet Harman extended her majority in Camberwell, south London, by 4,000 votes.