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After 650 of 650 seats

Bury North

Parliamentary constituency


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



James Frith Votes 25,683 header_vote_share 53.6 Net percentage change in seats +12.5



David Nuttall Votes 21,308 header_vote_share 44.5 Net percentage change in seats +2.5


Liberal Democrat

Richard Baum Votes 912 header_vote_share 1.9 Net percentage change in seats -0.2

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority




Vote share

Party %
Labour 53.6
Conservative 44.5
Liberal Democrat 1.9

Vote share change since 2015

Liberal Democrat

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'It feels amazing' - Labour's James Frith celebrates Bury North win

Labour are celebrating after taking Bury North from the Conservatives.- their number one target in the North West.

Labour's James Frith won with a majority of 4,375 over Tory candidate David Nuttall, who had held the seat since 2010 - a swing of 5%.

Liberal Democrat Richard Baum came third with 912 votes. There was a 70.9% turnout.

Since its creation in 1983, the seat of Bury North has always returned a member of the party that went on to govern.

Mr Frith said: "I am absolutely determined to do right by the people of Bury North... there is an appetite for a member of parliament to be active, visible, and energetic."

Labour's James Frith won the seat with 25,683 votes
Labour's James Frith said it "feels amazing" to win the seat with 25,683 votes - a swing of 5%.
Deposed Tory candidate to 'carry out review'
Conservative David Nuttall lost his seat in Bury North to Labour's James Frith.

Only four seats change hands in the North West

Well after all that, very few seats have changed hands here in the North West of England.

The biggest changes came in Cheshire where Labour gained two seats, taking Warrington South and Weaver Vale from the Conservatives.

In Greater Manchester they also took the highly marginal Bury North from the Tories.

Over in Merseyside the Lib Dems lost their only seat when Southport turned Tory blue.

And it's a case of "as you were" across the whole of Lancashire.

'Record numbers of young people voted Labour'

Young people in record numbers have gone out to vote Labour, claims the party's MP Ivan Lewis who held on in Bury South.

It comes as Labour candidate Richard Frith gained Bury North from the Tories.

Labour has so far more won more seats that the Conservatives, with 188 to 171.

Bury North: Labour gain from Conservative

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BreakingBury North: Labour Gain

Labour gains Bury North from the Conservatives



, with candidate David Nuttall
, have the following results:
  • 18,970 total votes taken.
  • 41.9% share of the total vote
  • +1.8% change in share of the votes
, with candidate James Frith
, have the following results:
  • 18,592 total votes taken.
  • 41.1% share of the total vote
  • +5.9% change in share of the votes
, with candidate Ian Henderson
, have the following results:
  • 5,595 total votes taken.
  • 12.4% share of the total vote
  • +9.5% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate John Southworth
, have the following results:
  • 1,141 total votes taken.
  • 2.5% share of the total vote
  • +2.5% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Richard Baum
, have the following results:
  • 932 total votes taken.
  • 2.1% share of the total vote
  • -14.9% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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