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Election for the constituency of Bournemouth East on 8 June 2017

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

Conservative hold by Tobias Ellwood with a majority of 7,937 - 16.3% - on a turnout of 65.2%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
ELLWOOD, Tobias Con 25,221 51.9% 2.7%
SEMPLE, Mel Lab 17,284 35.6% 18.9%
NICHOLAS, Jon LD 3,168 6.5% -1.9%
HUGHES, David UKIP 1,405 2.9% -13.6%
KEDDIE, Alasdair Green 1,236 2.5% -4.7%
WILSON, Kieron Ind 304 0.6% -

An electorate of 74,591, having a valid vote count of 48,618 and an invalid vote count of 115.

Result declared at 03:38 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.