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Election for the constituency of Eastbourne on 8 June 2017

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

Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative by Stephen Lloyd with a majority of 1,609 - 2.8% - on a turnout of 72.9%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
LLOYD, Stephen LD 26,924 46.9% 8.7%
ANSELL, Caroline Con 25,315 44.1% 4.5%
LAMBERT, Jake Lab 4,671 8.1% 0.3%
HOUGH, Alex Green 510 0.9% -1.7%

An electorate of 78,754, having a valid vote count of 57,420 and an invalid vote count of 91.

Result declared at 03:29 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.