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Caroline Lucas celebrates first Green seat

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Caroline Lucas will be Britain's first Green Party MP after winning the Brighton Pavilion seat.

She told Jeremy Paxman it signalled the start of a new political force in Westminster.

She said her win reflected the fact people were fed up with "tired old parties".

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