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Election for the constituency of Blackburn on 8 June 2017

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

Labour hold by Kate Hollern with a majority of 20,368 - 42.9% - on a turnout of 67.2%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
HOLLERN, Kate Lab 33,148 69.8% 13.5%
EASTWOOD, Bob Con 12,780 26.9% -0.4%
MILLER, Duncan Ind 878 1.8% -
AHMED, Irfan LD 709 1.5% -0.7%

An electorate of 70,664, having a valid vote count of 47,515 and an invalid vote count of 187.

Result declared at 02:20 on 9 June 2017. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

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.