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Ashfield

Shows the general election results for Ashfield, which is a constituency in Nottinghamshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,076 and a turnout of 64%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Gloria De Piero
Majority
441
Electorate
78,076
Turnout
64%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 42.6%
Con 41.7%
Ashfield Independents 9.2%
UKIP 3.8%
LD 1.9%
Green 0.8%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Gloria De Piero  Lab 21,285 42.6 1.6
Tony Harper  Con 20,844 41.7 19.3
Gail Turner  Ashfield Independents 4,612 9.2 9.2
Ray Young * UKIP 1,885 3.8 -17.6
Bob Charlesworth * LD 969 1.9 -12.9
Arran Rangi * Green 398 0.8 0.8
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con Ashfield Independents UKIP LD Green Justice for Men & Boys BNP Eng Dem Ind Oth
2005 48.7% 24.4% 0.0% 0.0% 13.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.0%
2010 33.7% 22.2% 0.0% 1.9% 33.3% 0.0% 0.0% 5.8% 2.3% 0.8% 0.0%
2015 41.0% 22.4% 0.0% 21.4% 14.8% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 42.6% 41.7% 9.2% 3.8% 1.9% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%