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Election for the constituency of Canterbury on 8 June 2017

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

Labour gain from Conservatives by Rosie Duffield with a majority of 187 - 0.3% - on a turnout of 72.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
DUFFIELD, Rosie Lab 25,572 45.0% 20.5%
BRAZIER, Julian Con 25,385 44.7% 1.8%
FLANAGAN, James LD 4,561 8.0% -3.6%
STANTON, Henry Green 1,282 2.3% -4.7%

An electorate of 78,182, having a valid vote count of 56,800 and an invalid vote count of 178.

Result declared at 03:29 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.