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Election for the constituency of Reading East on 12 December 2019

An election to the 58th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Reading East, held as part of the general election on 12 December 2019.

Labour hold by Mathew Rodda with a majority of 5,924 - 10.6% - on a turnout of 72.5%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
RODDA, Mathew Lab 27,102 48.5% -0.6%
MORLEY, Craig Con 21,178 37.9% -4.4%
SHEPHERD-DUBEY, Imogen LD 5,035 9.0% 2.9%
MCELROY, David Green 1,549 2.8% 0.8%
FEIERSTEIN, Mitchell BRX 852 1.5% -
AWOLOLA, Yemi CPA 202 0.4% -

An electorate of 77,152, having a valid vote count of 55,918 and an invalid vote count of 137.

Result declared at 03:49 on 13 December 2019. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.