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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Bristol South

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Karin Smyth Votes 32,666 header_vote_share 60.1 Net percentage change in seats +21.7
Party

CON

Conservative

Mark Weston Votes 16,679 header_vote_share 30.7 Net percentage change in seats +6.3
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Benjamin Nutland Votes 1,821 header_vote_share 3.3 Net percentage change in seats -5.3
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Ian Kealey Votes 1,672 header_vote_share 3.1 Net percentage change in seats -13.4
Party

GRN

Green Party

Tony Dyer Votes 1,428 header_vote_share 2.6 Net percentage change in seats -8.9
Party

IND

Independent

John Langley Votes 116 header_vote_share 0.2 Net percentage change in seats +0.2

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

15,987

Turnout

65.5%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 60.1
Conservative 30.7
Liberal Democrat 3.3
UKIP 3.1
Green Party 2.6
Independent 0.2

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+21.7
Conservative
+6.3
Independent
+0.2
Liberal Democrat
-5.3
Green Party
-8.9
UKIP
-13.4

Latest updates

Bristol Airport runway incident: A recap

The flight board at Bristol Airport
BBC
  • At 11:36 GMT an Embraer 145 aircraft left the runway while taxiing
  • No-one was hurt
  • The runway has been shut for nearly 12 hours as a result
  • Specialist equipment is needed to remove the aircraft
  • More than 70 flights have been either diverted or cancelled

Commons airgun control debate after toddler shot in head

Harry Studley
Avon and Somerset Police
Harry Studley has problems with his sight and suffers several seizures a day following the shooting

Tighter controls on air weapons are to be debated in the House of Commons later, after a toddler was shot in the head with an airgun.

Two-year-old Harry Studley still has a pellet lodged in his brain and suffers seizures after he was shot at a flat in Bristol in July 2016.

His parents have been calling for airgun licensing to be introduced.

Now a debate on the use and control of air weapons will be led by Bristol South MP Karin Smyth.

Click here for the full story.

Harry Studley

Commons airgun debate after toddler shot

Toddler Harry Studley still has a pellet lodged in his brain after being shot by a neighbour.

Read more

Karin Smith 'honoured' to be re-elected in Bristol South

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Watch: "It's about school cuts and the health service"

Bristol South: Labour hold

Result graphic
BBC

Analysis: Bristol South stays Labour with a big surge

Chris Kelly

Digital Editor, BBC West

Another big surge for Labour in Bristol South - a stronghold for the party - with a 21% swing.

The Conservatives, and Mark Weston, also got a smaller swing with 6.3%.

Their votes again came from a big collapse in UKIP support with 13.4% deserting the party. Greens and Lib Dems also lost out.

Bristol South swing
BBC

BreakingBristol South: Labour hold

Karin Smyth
BBC

Karin Smyth has held Bristol South for the Labour Party.

Labour 'quietly confident' in Bristol South

The agent for Labour's Karin Smyth in Bristol South says he's "quietly confident" about the result there.

He's been speaking to our reporter Sarah-Jane Bungay.

Robert Massey, Labour agent in Bristol South, says he's "quietly confident"

Greens say party has lost votes to Labour in Bristol South

LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Karin Smyth
, have the following results:
  • 19,505 total votes taken.
  • 38.4% share of the total vote
  • -0.1% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Isobel Grant
, have the following results:
  • 12,377 total votes taken.
  • 24.3% share of the total vote
  • +1.4% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Steve Wood
, have the following results:
  • 8,381 total votes taken.
  • 16.5% share of the total vote
  • +13.9% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Tony Dyer
, have the following results:
  • 5,861 total votes taken.
  • 11.5% share of the total vote
  • +9.0% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Mark Wright
, have the following results:
  • 4,416 total votes taken.
  • 8.7% share of the total vote
  • -20.0% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Tom Baldwin
, have the following results:
  • 302 total votes taken.
  • 0.6% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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