Election for the constituency of Bexhill and Battle on 8 June 2017.

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Bexhill and Battle, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Conservative hold by Huw Merriman with a majority of 22,165 - 37.3% - on a turnout of 73.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MERRIMAN, Huw Con 36,854 62.0% 7.2%
BAYLISS, Christine Lab 14,689 24.7% 10.6%
KEMP, Joel LD 4,485 7.5% -0.1%
BASTIN, Geoffrey UKIP 2,006 3.4% -15.0%
KENT, Jonathan Green 1,438 2.4% -2.7%

An electorate of 81,331, having a valid vote count of 59,472 and an invalid vote count of 102.

Result declared at 03:57 on 9 June 2017. 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.