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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Birmingham Edgbaston

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Preet Gill Votes 24,124 header_vote_share 55.3 Net percentage change in seats +10.5
Party

CON

Conservative

Caroline Squire Votes 17,207 header_vote_share 39.5 Net percentage change in seats +1.2
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Colin Green Votes 1,564 header_vote_share 3.6 Net percentage change in seats +0.7
Party

GRN

Green Party

Alice Kiff Votes 562 header_vote_share 1.3 Net percentage change in seats -2.0
Party

CG

Common Good

Dick Rodgers Votes 155 header_vote_share 0.4 Net percentage change in seats +0.4

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

6,917

Turnout

64.1%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 55.3
Conservative 39.5
Liberal Democrat 3.6
Green Party 1.3
Common Good 0.4

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+10.5
Conservative
+1.2
Liberal Democrat
+0.7
Common Good
+0.4
Green Party
-2.0

Latest updates

Edgbaston MP presses government for child refugee action

Labour's Preet Gill, who represents Birmingham Edgbaston, has pressed the government for action on helping the many thousands of missing child refugees.

She raised the figures coming out of a European law enforcement agency.

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Europoll have estimated that more than 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees have disappeared in Europe in the last two years. What steps are the government taking to address this and to support our EU partners in improving protection for unaccompanied children at risk of trafficking or exploitation.

Preet GillMP

Preet Gill will 'make Sikh community proud'

Preet Gill, the first female Sikh MP will start work today as the Labour MP for Birmingham Edgbaston.

There has been a lot of media attention around Preet Gill and Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi - the first turban-wearing Sikh MP.

The Sikh Federation said the two new MPs will "make the Sikh community proud" and have "so much to offer".

Preet Gill
BBC

There are high expectations of Preet and Tanmanjeet. First and foremost they need to serve their constituents and strengthen the Labour Party as there could easily be another General Election within six months.

Bhai Amrik SinghChair of the Sikh Federation (UK)

First female Sikh to be elected

General Election 2017: Preet Gill becomes first female Sikh MP
The 44-year-old held onto Birmingham Edgbaston for Labour which has had a female MP since 1953.

Birmingham Edgbaston: Preet Gill an 'excellent role model'

Preet Gill held the seat in Birmingham Edgbaston for Labour becoming the first female Sikh to be elected.

Bhai Amrik Singh, Chair of the Sikh Federation said: "We are delighted to have the first Sikh woman MP in Preet Kaur Gill in Birmingham, Edgbaston.

"She will be a fantastic MP, a credit to the Sikh community and an excellent role model."

Preet Gill
BBC

The seat had been held by Gisela Stuart who stepped down when the election was called.

Birmingham Edgbaston: Labour hold

election graphic
BBC

BreakingBirmingham Edgbaston: Labour and Co-operative hold

Preet Gill holds Labour and Co-operative for Birmingham Edgbaston.

The 44-year-old is the first female Sikh to be elected.

Preet Gill
BBC

Election 2017: Gill could be 'first female Sikh MP'

Kathryn Stanczyszyn

Political Reporter, BBC WM

Labour has announced Councillor Preet Gill will be its candidate for Birmingham Edgbaston in June's general election.

If successful, the 44 year old would replace Gisela Stuart, who announced she was vacating the constituency seat earlier this month.

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Election 2017: Labour announces candidate for Birmingham Edgbaston

Rob Mayor

Black Country Political Reporter, BBC WM

Labour has announced Councillor Preet Gill will be their candidate for Birmingham Edgbaston in June's general election. 

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LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Gisela Stuart
, have the following results:
  • 18,518 total votes taken.
  • 44.8% share of the total vote
  • +4.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Luke Evans
, have the following results:
  • 15,812 total votes taken.
  • 38.3% share of the total vote
  • +0.7% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Graham Short
, have the following results:
  • 4,154 total votes taken.
  • 10.1% share of the total vote
  • +8.3% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Phil Simpson
, have the following results:
  • 1,371 total votes taken.
  • 3.3% share of the total vote
  • +2.2% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Lee Dargue
, have the following results:
  • 1,184 total votes taken.
  • 2.9% share of the total vote
  • -12.5% change in share of the votes
Christian Party
, with candidate Gabriel Ukandu
, have the following results:
  • 163 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes
Independent
, with candidate Henna Rai
, have the following results:
  • 91 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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