Friday, 8 June, 2001, 17:09 GMT 18:09 UK
Paisley retains North Antrim
The leader of the Democratic Unionist Party, Dr Ian Paisley, has been returned as the MP for North Antrim.
The 74-year-old politician secured a majority of 14,224 votes after polling 24,539 votes.
Mr Paisley's majority increased by about 3,000 on the last election.
North Antrim result
Ian Paisley DUP 24,539
Lexie Scott UUP 10,315
Sean Farren SDLP 8,283
John Kelly SF 4,822
Jayne Dunlop Alliance 1,258