Marginal constituencies are the contests in the election that are expected to be closest, based on the 2017 result. They are the most important seats to target for tactical voting, and wider campaigning for the party that can stop the Tories there.
|Constituency||Likely contest (2019)||Tactical vote||Margin (2017)||Distance|
|Stockton South||Labour vs Con.||Labour||1.65%||3 miles|
|Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland||Con. vs Labour||Labour||2.14%||10 miles|
|Darlington||Labour vs Con.||Labour||7.32%||10 miles|
|Bishop Auckland||Labour vs Con.||Labour||1.16%||17 miles|
|Scarborough and Whitby||Con. vs Labour||Labour||6.81%||36 miles|