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Election for the constituency of Elmet and Rothwell on 8 June 2017

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

Conservative hold by Alec Shelbrooke with a majority of 9,805 - 16.5% - on a turnout of 74.2%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
SHELBROOKE, Alec Con 32,352 54.3% 5.9%
NAGLE, David Lab 22,547 37.9% 4.1%
GOLTON, Stewart LD 2,606 4.4% -0.2%
CLOVER, Matthew Yrks 1,042 1.8% -
BROWN, Dylan Green 995 1.7% -0.5%

An electorate of 80,291, having a valid vote count of 59,542 and an invalid vote count of 134.

Result declared at 04:25 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.