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Election for the constituency of Erith and Thamesmead on 8 June 2017

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

Labour hold by Teresa Pearce with a majority of 10,014 - 22.5% - on a turnout of 63.8%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
PEARCE, Teresa Lab 25,585 57.5% 7.8%
BAXTER, Edward Con 15,571 35.0% 7.6%
JOHNSON, Ronie UKIP 1,728 3.9% -13.4%
WADDINGTON, Simon LD 750 1.7% -0.6%
LETSAE, Claudine Green 507 1.1% -1.1%
OLODU, Temi CPA 243 0.5% -0.1%
ODDIRI, Doro Ind 80 0.2% -

An electorate of 69,724, having a valid vote count of 44,464 and an invalid vote count of 79.

Result declared at 03:53 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.