Tom Watson has been elected deputy leader [not worth a bucket of warm piss? – Ed] on the third count and, as expected, Jeremy Corbyn is now the new leader of the Labour Party having taken 59.4% of the vote in the first round.
Phil Rogers has a breakdown of voting by category – full party members, affiliated (trade union members) and registered (those who paid £3 to vote).
Labour leadership election result by category of voters pic.twitter.com/5lSWU3johL
— Phil Rodgers (@PhilRodgers) September 12, 2015
The BBC notes the percentages
No word on how Labour MPs voted… But here’s one reaction from a shadow minister.
— Jamie Reed (@jreedmp) September 12, 2015
Let the games begin… [Have we woken up yet? – Ed]