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Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Burton

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Andrew Griffiths Votes 28,936 header_vote_share 58.0 Net percentage change in seats +8.2
Party

LAB

Labour

John McKiernan Votes 18,889 header_vote_share 37.8 Net percentage change in seats +10.3
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Dominic Hardwick Votes 1,262 header_vote_share 2.5 Net percentage change in seats 0.0
Party

GRN

Green Party

Simon Hales Votes 824 header_vote_share 1.7 Net percentage change in seats -0.8

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

10,047

Turnout

67.5%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 58.0
Labour 37.8
Liberal Democrat 2.5
Green Party 1.7

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+10.3
Conservative
+8.2
Liberal Democrat
+0.0
Green Party
-0.8

Latest updates

More East Staffordshire school closures

  • Richard Wakefield CE(VC) Primary School, Tutbury
  • St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Uttoxeter
  • The Richard Clarke First School, Abbots Bromley
  • Windsor Park CE Middle School, Uttoxeter

'Leavers' vote Tory in General Election

Chris Doidge

BBC Radio Derby, political reporter

Not totally surprising but Derbyshire constituencies which voted most strongly to Leave in 2016 tended to see bigger increases in Conservative vote share last week...

Graph
BBC

'Cheers echoed' and a 'clockwork' election - local newspaper reaction

Allen Cook

BBC Local Live

The local elections are still the main talking point for our local newspapers.

The Tamworth Herald says "cheers bounded and echoed" through a sports hall as Christopher Pincher held his Tamworth seat.

Christopher Pincher after securing Tamworth
Tamworth Herald

While the Leek Post and Times reported that Karen Bradley was "honoured" to increase her majority in the Staffordshire Moorlands.

And the Burton Mail says Conservative Andrew Griffiths thanked the council for making the election "run like clockwork" after he held onto his seat.

Burton: Conservative hold

Election result
BBC

BreakingBurton: Conservatives hold

Burton Constituency Result Griffiths-Cons-28,936 Hales-Green-824 Hardwick-Lib Dems-1,262 McKiernan-Lab-18,889 Elected - Griffiths

General Election: Candidates vying to be your local MP

Stephanie Barnard

BBC Local Live

Here's a full list of the people vying to be a local MP in Congleton, Crewe and Nantwich, Eddisbury Burton, Lichfield and Newcastle;

Congleton:

  • Fiona Bruce - Conservative
  • Sam Corcoran - Labour
  • Mark Davies - UKIP
  • Alexander Heath - Greens
  • Peter Hirst - Liberal Democrat

Crewe and Nantwich

  • David Crowther - Liberal Democrat
  • Laura Smith - Labour
  • Michael Stanley - UKIP
  • Edward Timpson - Conservative

Eddisbury

  • John Bickley - UKIP
  • Mark Green - Green
  • Morgan Hill - Pirate Party
  • Ian Priestner - Liberal Democrat
  • Cathy Reynolds - Labour
  • Antoinette Sandbach - Conservative

Burton:

  • Andrew Griffiths - Conservative
  • Simon Hales - Green
  • Dominic Hardwick - Liberal Democrat
  • John McKiernan - Labour

Lichfield:

  • Michael Fabricant - Conservative
  • Robert Pass - Greens
  • Paul Ray - Liberal Democrats
  • Chris Worsey - Labour

Newcastle-under-Lyme:

  • Paul Farrelly - Labour
  • Nigel Jones - Liberal Democrat
  • Owen Meredith - Conservative

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:

The deadline to register is 22 May
CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Andrew Griffiths
, have the following results:
  • 24,736 total votes taken.
  • 50.1% share of the total vote
  • +5.6% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Jon Wheale
, have the following results:
  • 13,484 total votes taken.
  • 27.3% share of the total vote
  • -4.5% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Mike Green
, have the following results:
  • 8,658 total votes taken.
  • 17.5% share of the total vote
  • +14.6% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate David MacDonald
, have the following results:
  • 1,232 total votes taken.
  • 2.5% share of the total vote
  • -13.3% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Samantha Patrone
, have the following results:
  • 1,224 total votes taken.
  • 2.5% share of the total vote
  • +2.5% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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